VIDEO: Luis Suárez bites Giorgio Chiellini
Uruguay’s controversial striker Luis Suárez took a nibble at Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini during the South American’s victory to book their place in the round of 16.
Check out the clip of Luis Suárez biting Giorgio Chiellini here:
Giorgio Chiellini got up after the incident to gesture at the referee that he had been bitten. Neither player was reprimanded by the referee over the incident.
The Liverpool striker even got up holding his teeth after the incident.
This image shows a bite mark on the Italian’s shoulder:
Diego Godín scored the only goal of the game that saw Uruguay leapfrog Italy into second place in Group D.
Uruguay will face the winners of Group C on Saturday. Currently Colombia have a 3-point lead atop of that group heading into their final game later tonight.
Italy’s Claudio Marchisio had been sent off with the scores at 0-0.