Italy eliminated, coach resigns

Posted: June 25, 2014 at 3:10 a.m.

Italy’s goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (left) and Marco Parolo walk off the field as Uruguay’s players celebrate a 1-0 victory in Natal, Brazil, that eliminated the Italians from World Cup competition.

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.

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