FIFA World Cup: Italy reduced to tears, Uruguay erupt in joy

There were contrasting scenes which saw an anchor crying and Uruguay fans celebrating on the streets.

By: Express News Service | Updated: June 25, 2014 4:50 pm

After a controversy-marred Uruguay-Italy contest, which witnessed Luis Suarez biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini, there were mixed emotions from fans of both countries. The result saw Italy knock out of the tournament, while Uruguay advanced to the knockouts with a big question mark on Suarez’s availability after the ugly incident.3

While the Uruguay striker hogged all the limelight for his alleged bite, there was one anchor reduced to tears Live on camera.

At a different, and happy setting, Uruguay fans were ecstatic after their team’s progress in football’s biggest festival.

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First Published on: June 25, 2014 2:33 pm
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