Luis Suarez ban would be transferred to new club

The 10 match ban given to Liverpool Luis Suarez striker would still apply if he was sold to another club in the summer and transferred to another league.

Liverpool's Luis Suarez (left) and Chelsea's David Luiz (right) battle for the ball. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire/Press Association Images

This was also the case with midfielder Joey Barton, who transferred from Queen's Park Rangers to Olympique Marseille in the French Ligue 1, after he was given a 12 match ban last season.

Paris Saint Germain's David Beckham and Olympique Marseille's Joey Barton (right) clash in France. Credit: Adam Davy/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Read: Suarez banned for 10 games.

Advertisement

Banned Suarez up for award

Footballer Luis Suarez, who received a 10-match ban for biting Branislav Ivanovic at Chelsea last week, is nominated for the Players Football Association (PFA) Player of the Year.