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5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 5

The 2014 World Cup is down to four teams. But plenty of stories are still swirling around. Here are five things you missed.

07/07/2014

Neymar of Brazil is challenged by Juan Camilo Zuniga of Colombia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Brazil and Colombia at Castelao on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil.  This tackle resulted in injury to Neymar and ended the player's World Cup. (Source: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

FIFA Won’t Punish Player Who Injured Neymar

FIFA will not take action against the Colombia player who injured Neymar and ended the Brazil star’s World Cup.

07/07/2014

5 Things You Missed At The World Cup In Brazil: Week 4

The World Cup is still in motion and the USMNT is still alive in Brazil. Here are five things that you may have missed during the World Cup this past week.

06/30/2014

Uruguay's forward Luis Suarez celebrates their victory at the end of a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014. Uruguay won 1-0. AFP PHOTO/ JAVIER SORIANO (Source: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

FIFA Suspends Suarez 9 Games For Biting

FIFA banned Uruguay striker Luis Suarez from all football activities for four months on Thursday for biting an opponent at the World Cup, a punishment that rules him out of the rest of the tournament and the start of the upcoming Premier League season.

06/26/2014

Uruguay's forward Luis Suarez celebrates their victory at the end of a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014. Uruguay won 1-0. AFP PHOTO/ JAVIER SORIANO (Source: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

FIFA Charges Luis Suarez For Biting In World Cup

FIFA has officially charged Uruguay’s Luis Suarez with biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini in the teams’ World Cup match, a process that could lead to a suspension for Uruguay’s best offensive player.

06/25/2014

Uruguay's midfielder Alvaro Pereira (L) celebrates their victory with teammates at the end of a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014. Uruguay won 1-0.    (Source: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Uruguay Edges Italy 1-0 To Advance At World Cup

Captain Diego Godin scored in the 81st minute as Uruguay edged 10-man Italy 1-0 Tuesday to reach the second round of the World Cup, although the victory was overshadowed by a biting incident involving the South American side’s star forward Luis Suarez.

06/24/2014

Players of Italy during a training session on June 21, 2014 in Natal, Brazil.  (Source: Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Italy And Uruguay To Play For One Spot In Round Of 16

Luis Suarez and Uruguay are full of momentum after beating England. Mario Balotelli and Italy are struggling to recover after a draining loss to Costa Rica. Two teams in completely different states – both mentally and physically – meet Tuesday and only one of them will advance to the second round of the World Cup.

06/24/2014

Giancarlo Gonzalez of Costa Rica celebrates after defeating Italy 1-0 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica at Arena Pernambuco on June 20, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.  (Source: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Costa Rica Advances To Round Of 16 With 1-0 Win Over Italy

Costa Rica followed up its surprise win over Uruguay with another World Cup stunner on Friday, beating four-time champion Italy 1-0 to secure a spot in the next round and eliminate England in the process.

06/20/2014

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