Luis Suarez will find out on Thursday whether he has been successful in his appeal to have a four-month ban for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup reduced. (Suarez bids to have FIFA ban halved)
The Uruguayan striker last week pleaded his case to the Swiss-based Court of Arbitration for Sport, which announced that it will deliver its verdict at 1300 GMT on Thursday. (Luis Suarez apologises for biting opponent in FIFA World Cup)
"The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will announce its decision in the matter Luis Suarez, FC Barcelona and the Uruguayan FA on Thursday 14 August 2014 at around 3pm (local time). This case was heard on 8 August 2014 at the CAS offices in Lausanne," a statement released on Wednesday said.