- Luis Suarez bit Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay’s 1-0 win vs Italy
- Thomas Syverson won £540 after placing a £3.09 bet at 175-1 on Suarez to bite someone during the World Cup
- Blackpool fan Syverson is one of 167 punters who placed a bet with online gambling website Betsson, with the biggest payout almost £2,000
Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay’s 1-0 win against Italy on Tuesday has won a lucky fan more than £500 after placing a bet on the Liverpool man to sink his teeth into an opponent at the World Cup.
Norwegian Thomas Syverson staked £3 on the Liverpool forward attempting to bite someone at this summer’s showpiece at 175-1 through online gambling website Betsson.
Mr Syverson, of Trondheim, was one of 167 punters who made this bet – with one person even scooping a larger win of almost £2,000.