Venezuelan president weighs in on Suarez bite row

Venezuela's president Nicolas Maduro has said Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez had been unfairly punished for helping eliminate Italy and England. Suarez claimed that he did not deliberately bite Italy's Giorgio Chiellini.

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Hero's welcome awaits Suarez as he flies home

Crowds of Uruguay fans are waiting for Luis Suarez in the capital Montevideo as he returns home following his biting controversy.

According to a journalist from El Pais Uruguay, supporters inside and out of the airport chanted songs, with one even mocking England fans.

"And you see it, and you see it, who does not jump is an Englishman," goes a rough translation of the song reportedly being sung.

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