Archive for the 'Luis Suarez' Category

October 23rd, 2014

Trailer Alert :: Luis Suarez to make his El Clásico Debut

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August 29th, 2014

Transfer Deadline Day With Twitter

With #TransferDeadlineDay fast approaching, Twitter has collected a vast amount of transfer related information from this summer and compiled it showing what players are generating the most activity and where that activity is taking place. Very interesting. This visualization above shows geographically where conversations around the big deals has ...
July 15th, 2014

Random Thoughts Post World Cup

There has been plenty of talk already about the World Cup and some of the major talking points. How good Germany is and how great they are going to become. Neymar. Brazil being embarrassed. Luis Suarez. The US run. All kinds of topics that have made major headlines around the world. So we figured we would mention a few that we noticed that might not be ...
June 26th, 2014

FIFA Fines, Suspends and Bans Luis Suarez for World Cup Bite – 9 Matches and 4 Months

image Whoa, FIFA acted swiftly and laid the hammer down. Check out the ruling... via FIFA The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has decided that: · The player Luis Suárez is regarded as having breached art. 48 par. 1 lit. d of the FIFA Disciplinary Code (FDC) (assault), and art. 57 of the FDC (an act of unsporting behaviour towards another ...
June 24th, 2014

World Cup :: FIFA Opens Disciplinary Proceedings against Luis Suarez for Bite – Faces Suspension

image via FIFA FIFA can confirm that disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the player Luis Suarez of Uruguay following an apparent breach of art. 48 and/or art. 57 of the FIFA Disciplinary Code during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ match Italy-Uruguay played on 24 June 2014. The player and/or the Uruguayan FA are invited to provide ...
June 19th, 2014

How England v Uruguay Played Out On Twitter

I'm thoroughly enjoying seeing just how this World Cup is playing out on social media, and Twitter is helping with some fantastic stats from the matches. Take today's England v Uruguay match. Here are some pretty interesting factoids: - There were 6.7 million tweets sent about the game - Luis Suarez was mentioned more than 1.5 million times The ...
May 22nd, 2014

Uruguay Releases Statement Over Luis Suarez Knee Surgery

~~  Room for concern?  Absolutely.... Meniscus surgery is still Meniscus surgery.... via AUF Google Translated :: Hereby, the Health of the AUF reports: that yesterday, Wednesday 21/05/14, the player Luis Suarez, after normal heating, work with ball suffered severe pain in his left knee. Meniscus suffering stable knee without effusion was ...
May 13th, 2014

Special Delivery – adidas World Cup Battle Pack

adidas recently dropped their World Cup collection called the Battle Pack, and it consists of five styles of boots that their athletes will be wearing in this summers World cup. This morning I got a delivery and in it was a giant box. And I mean giant. The Fed Ex guy actually had a little trouble moving it. Anyway, it took awhile just to open the box ...