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Super Suarez leaves England 'absolutely devastated' as loss to Uruguay leaves them on brink of World Cup elimination

Uruguay 2-1 England

Published 20/06/2014

Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates scoring his team's first goal with physiotherapist Walter Ferreira
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
England fans look dejected in the stands after the game during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
England's Steven Gerrard (left) has a late shot on goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
England fans look dejected in the stands after the game during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez is held aloft after victory over England during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez watches on from the touchline during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez is mobbed by his team-mates after scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
**ALTERNATE CROP** Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Alvaro Pereira after a coming together with England's Raheem Sterling during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
England's goalkeeper Joe Hart can't stop Uruguay's Luis Suarez's header to score his side's first goal during the group D World Cup soccer match between Uruguay and England at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Uruguay's Luis Suarez (left) celebrates scoring their first goal of the game with team-mate Edinson Cavani during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez (left) celebrates scoring their first goal of the game with team-mate Edinson Cavani during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
Uruguay's Luis Suarez (centre) celebrates scoring their first goal of the game during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday June 19, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Editorial use only. RESTRICTIONS: No commercial use. No use with any unofficial 3rd party logos. No manipulation of images. No video emulation
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay is lifted up by teammates in celebration after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay is lifted up by teammates in celebration after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Wayne Rooney of England scores his team's first goal past Fernando Muslera of Uruguay during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Edinson Cavani of Uruguay ackowledges the fans after a 2-1 victory in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans celebrate as England scores their first goal against Uruguay as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England supporters cheer after Wayne Rooney scores during their game while watching in an English pub in Ipanema on June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England lost to Uruguay 2-1. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England supporters cheer after Wayne Rooney scores during their game while watching in an English pub in Ipanema on June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England lost to Uruguay 2-1. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look on as England plays against Uruguay as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Wayne Rooney of England attempts a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay controls the ball as Raheem Sterling of England gives chase during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans celebrate as England scores their first goal against Uruguay as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look on as England is defeated by Uruguay as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England supporters watch their game in an English pub in Ipanema on June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England lost to Uruguay 2-1. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England supporters cheer after Wayne Rooney scores during their game while watching in an English pub in Ipanema on June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England lost to Uruguay 2-1. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England supporters watch their game while in an English pub in Ipanema on June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. England lost to Uruguay 2-1. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans celebrate as England scores their first goal against Uruguay as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their second goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay acknowledges the fans after a 2-1 victory in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Christian Stuani of Uruguay and Phil Jagielka of England compete for the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay hugs teammate Cristian Rodriguez after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Joe Hart of England makes a save during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look dejected after the team's 2-1 defeat in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: (L-R) Alvaro Pereira, Martin Caceres and Walter Gargano of Uruguay celebrate after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: An England fan looks dejected after the team's 2-1 defeat in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Ross Barkley of England controls the ball as Egidio Arevalo Rios of Uruguay gives chase during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look on as Uruguay scores their first goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay acknowledges the fans after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay speaks to Steven Gerrard of England after England's loss to Uruguay 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after defeating England 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay shoots and scores his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates with his teammates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their first goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look on as Uruguay scores their first goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans celebrate as Uruguay scores their first goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Wayne Rooney of England scores his team's first goal past Fernando Muslera of Uruguay during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Cristian Rodriguez of Uruguay and Glen Johnson of England go up for a header during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Francois Xavier Marit - Pool/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay is challenged by Leighton Baines of England during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Francois Xavier Marit - Pool/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Alvaro Gonzalez of Uruguay attempts a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Francois Xavier Marit - Pool/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans look on as Uruguay scores their first goal against England as seen on the screen set up at Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Egidio Arevalo Rios of Uruguay and Raheem Sterling of England compete for the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: An Uruguay fan cheers during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Gary Cahill of England clears the ball against Edinson Cavani of Uruguay during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay (R) celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Alvaro Gonzalez during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Fans of the Uruguay football team with painted faces pose for a photograph outside the the 'Arena de Sao Paulo' stadium shortly before England's match against Uruguay on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. England are scheduled to play their second group game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup against Uruguay later today. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay scores his team's first goal past Joe Hart of England during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Fans of the England football team hold a sign requesting tickets outside the the 'Arena de Sao Paulo' stadium shortly before England's match against Uruguay on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. England are scheduled to play their second group game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup against Uruguay later today. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Cristian Rodriguez of Uruguay speaks to Daniel Sturridge of England during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring against England
England fans in the stands before the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
England fans in the stands before the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
England fans in the stands before the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: A fan of the England football team makes her way to watch England's match against Uruguay on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. England are scheduled to play their second group game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup against Uruguay later today. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: An Uruguay fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring their first goal of the game with team-mate Edinson Cavani during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
England's Wayne Rooney looks dejected after Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the first goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
England's Wayne Rooney (left), Daniel Sturridge (centre) and Steven Gerrard stand dejected after Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the first goal during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
England manager Roy Hodgson before the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
An England fan wearing face paint before the game during the Group D match the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: An English soccer team fan prepares to watch his team play against Uruguay on the screen setup at the Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest during on Copacabana beach June 19, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: England fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: An England fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Phil Jagielka admitted England were "absolutely devastated" as their late 2-1 loss to Uruguay left them on the brink of World Cup elimination.

Luis Suarez scored twice, the winner coming in the 85th minute, after Wayne Rooney's equaliser had given England hope of getting something out of the game.

The loss was the second in two matches for Roy Hodgson's men and left them needing to beat Costa Rica in the final match and other results to go their way to qualify.

"As you can tell by my voice everyone's absolutely devastated," Jagielka said on ITV.

Suarez headed his first goal home from Edinson Cavani's cross and for his second ran on to a misplaced Steven Gerrard header and blasted past Joe Hart.

"Gutting, played so well again in spells, unfortunately a little bit of luck went against us, Steven flicking the ball on and Suarez gets the wrong side," Jagielka said. "Pretty disappointed, boot down the pitch, flick on and the goal."

Asked if he thought Suarez was the difference between the sides, the Everton man added: "Yes and no, I think the cross for the first goal was pretty decent as well. Similar to the Italy game, (we) played pretty well, but not good enough."

Hodgson could not hide his desperation at the manner of his team's defeat.

"We are more then disappointed, we're devastated," he said. "We believed we could do enough to get a result in this game. Having worked so hard to get back to 1-1 I believed we would go on to win the game or at least draw, so to concede the second goal is an unbelievable blow. I don't really know what to say at this time.

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"It was a goal we don't expect to concede. Long goal kicks with the type of players we have in the team, we deal with them.

"I thought we would go on possibly to win the game and certainly I didn't think we would lose the game at that point.

"We had been in control for such a long time. After the first five minutes (of the second half) we got back on track. We've been near their goal so many times, but it doesn't matter how many times you get near the other team's goal, it matters how many times you put it in the back of the net and we haven't done that enough."

On Suarez, he said: "He scored the two goals. The first goal in particular was exceptionally good, Cavani's chip and his pulling away to the back post and the cleverness of his header I thought was really top, top play. The second one I thought he was a bit fortunate, but when he got himself through he made no mistake."

Suarez said afterwards: "I dreamt this. I'm enjoying this moment, because of all I suffered, the criticism I received. So, there you go."

Suarez goals

 

 

Suarez in focus

Luis Suarez was the hero for Uruguay as they beat England 2-1 in World Cup Group D, the Liverpool striker netting both his side's goals including an 85th-minute winner after Wayne Rooney had equalised.

We take a look at how Suarez, back in the Uruguay starting line-up after a knee operation, fared in the victory.

SHARPNESS

Any England hopes Suarez had been rushed back from his knee injury too early were dashed early on. Sensibly opting not to waste energy chasing lost causes, he focused on when and where he could hurt England.

He showed much better movement than the ageing Diego Forlan, whom he replaced, had against Costa Rica, giving the England back-line plenty to think about. There was no let-up, either, grabbing the winner five minutes from time before being replaced three minutes later.

INFLUENCE

He was at the centre of all of his side's attacking endeavours, showing the subtlety and guile his team-mates had lacked in their first game. He linked up very well with Edinson Cavani, who also turned in a much improved display.

England's defence struggled to cope with the combination between the pair. Indeed, Suarez's return seemed to have a positive affect across the team, who all looked sharper, closed down quicker and were snappier in possession.

GOAL THREAT

He almost caught Joe Hart out twice low at the near post direct from a clever corners. And he made Roy Hodgson's side pay with his first chance. He peeled off Phil Jagielka to meet Cavani's perfectly-flighted cross and sent his header back across goal and inside Hart's right-hand post.

He dragged a presentable second-half chance wide, but was deadly accurate late on as he pounced on Steven Gerrard's misplaced header and lashed home the winner.

OVERALL CONTRIBUTION

Uruguay may not be a one-man team, but are pretty close to one on this showing.

They were a totally different side to the which were so poor against Costa Rica and that was down in large part to Suarez.

Two clinical finishes from the Liverpool man were the difference between the sides.

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