Another controversial football match ended last night with Uruguay beating Ghana after extra time and penalties. The main talking point happened in the last minute of extra time, as Suarez, a Uruguayan forward, used his hands to block a goal-bound header from a Ghanaian player. The rules dictate that Suarez be sent off, which he was, and a penalty be awarded to Ghana, which it was. The penalty was the last kick of the game, and if the taker scored, Ghana were in the semi-finals of the World Cup, if he missed, it would go to a penalty shoot-out. He missed, and Ghana subsequently crashed out on penalties.

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