Luis Suarez

Liverpool keep counsel over Suarez ban reaction

Luis Suarez in the red of Liverpool.

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FIFA's ban on Luis Suarez would not prevent any potential transfer if Liverpool decided to sell their Uruguay striker, who was voted last season's Player of the Year in the Premier League.

Liverpool are biding their time before deciding their next move.

"Liverpool Football Club will wait until we have seen and had time to review the FIFA Disciplinary Committee report before making any further comment," said a statement from chief executive Ian Ayre.

Full text of FIFA statement on Luis Suarez ban

Luis Suarez.

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Read the full FIFA statement on Uruguay striker Luis Suarez's ban:

Luis Suarez suspended for nine matches and banned for four months from any football-related activity

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has reached a decision in the case related to Luis Suarez of Uruguay following an incident that occurred during the FIFA World Cup match between Italy and Uruguay played on 24 June 2014.