Liverpool refuse to comment on Suarez controversy

Liverpool have refused to comment on Luis Suarez's latest biting controversy.

The forward has been charged by Fifa after he appeared to bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay's 1-0 win.

"Liverpool Football Club are not making any statement at this stage as this matter is currently under investigation by FIFA. It is for the player and the Uruguay team to respond in due course," a statement said.

Read: Fifa to investigate Luis Suarez alleged biting incident

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