Soccer – known as the beautiful game…can sometimes be downright ugly! Take a look at some of the worst moments in World Cup history….

Above: Suarez’s notorious handball

The place: 2010 World Cup in South Africa

Match: Uruguay vs Ghana

The controversy: In a move similar to Argentinean Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’, the infamous Luis Suarez handed Ghana’s goal-bound ball. The arrogant and non-apologetic Suarez was given a red card and sent off the pitch, marking the start of his reputation as a ‘trouble-maker’.

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Pic credits: Fifa, Getty, Reuters