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Shorn of Suarez, Uruguay brace for Colombia

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Uruguay return to the scene of their greatest triumph on Saturday looking to bury headlines about the disgraced Luis Suarez in their World Cup last-16 showdown with Colombia. 

Fans await the arrival of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez outside the Carrasco international airport, 20 km east of Montevideo, on June 26, 2014

Sixty-four years on from their sensational 2-1 win over hosts Brazil in the deciding game of the 1950 tournament, La Celeste are back at the Maracana, and once again the eyes of the world are upon them.

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