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2014 World Cup: FIFA Bans Luis Suarez for 9 Games and 4 Months for Biting Italian Player

Suarez’s guilt in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Code. More of a casual fan? Sign up for occasional dispatches from Brazil — including the best photos and limited highlights — by “starring” this story. To start, just “star” this story in ABC News’ phone app.

Get real-time World Cup results and news about all the matches you care about delivered right to your phone every day. He was not punished by the referee, but the Disciplinary Committee made its decision after reviewing game footage.

This is not the first time Suarez, who is nicknamed the “Cannibal,” has bitten players during games.

“The remaining match suspensions shall be served in Uruguay’s next FIFA World Cup match(es), as long as the team qualifies, and/or in the representative team’s subsequent official matches,” FIFA said.

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez will miss the rest of the World Cup after he was banned today for nine international matches and four months after biting an Italian defender during a game, FIFA said.

Suarez, 27, who also plays for Liverpool in England, will miss the start of the upcoming Premier League season and the club’s Champions League games this fall. Last year, Suarez was suspended for 10 games as a Liverpool player for biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.. “/>

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PHOTO: Italys defender Giorgio Chiellini shows an apparent bitemark by Uruguay forward Luis Suarez during soccer match between Italy and Uruguay in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014.

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In addition, FIFA said Suarez will serve the ban starting this weekend and will have to pay an $112,000 fine.

“Such behavior cannot be tolerated on any football pitch, and in particular not at a FIFA World Cup when the eyes of millions of people are on the stars on the field. Download ABC News for iPhone here or ABC News for Android here.

Uruguay’s soccer federation said it plans to appeal the ban.

Just before Uruguay defeated Italy 1-0 this past Tuesday in the Brazilian city of Natal, Suarez appeared to bite Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini in the 80th minute while the players tussled in the penalty area. The decision comes into force as soon it is communicated,” added Claudio Sulser, who serves as chairman of FIFA’s Disciplinary Committee.

Chiellini told Sky Italia after the game: “Suarez is a sneak and he gets away with it because FIFA want their stars to play in the World Cup. Uruguay plays Colombia on Saturday in the round of 16.

PHOTO: Giorgio Chiellini of Italy pulls down his shirt after a clash with Luis Suarez of Uruguay (not pictured) as Gaston Ramirez of Uruguay looks on during the match between Italy and Uruguay at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. I’d love to see if they have the courage to use video evidence against him,” according to ESPN.

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In a statement, FIFA, soccer’s world governing body, said the Disciplinary Committee had come to the conclusion that Suarez had “breached” the code of “an act of unsporting behavior towards another player.”

PHOTO: Italy’s defender Giorgio Chiellini shows an apparent bitemark by Uruguay forward Luis Suarez during soccer match between Italy and Uruguay in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014.

In 2010, Suarez was suspended as an Ajax player for seven games for chomping on PSV Eindhoven player Otman Bakkal. Furthermore, the ban also covers Uruguay’s next nine international matches, which will stretch beyond the next four months, and will almost certainly rule him out of the start of next year’s Copa America, South America’s continental championship.

PHOTO: Luis Suarez, left, appears to bite yet another opponent during Uruguay-Italy match, June 24, 2014.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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PHOTO: Giorgio Chiellini of Italy pulls down his shirt after a clash with Luis Suarez of Uruguay (not pictured) as Gaston Ramirez of Uruguay looks on during the match between Italy and Uruguay at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. The Disciplinary Committee took into account all the factors of the case and the degree of Mr</p>

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