Former Liverpool defender Alan Hansen has condemned Luis Suarez' actions as "absolutely appalling" and suggested the anger-prone player had a "flaw" in his character.
The Liverpool stalwart of 14 years told Match of the Day 2:
– Alan Hansen, former liverpool defender
You're not expecting anything like this. This is absolutely appalling. Why he did it, we will never know. He's got previous, there's obviously a massive flaw in the character.
To watch these pictures that will be going right round the world is horrific for Liverpool Football Club, their history, their tradition, and for the player himself. When he sees these images, he'll be apoplectic. It's just appallingly bad.