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Captain Diego Godin lauds Uruguay 'lions', exonerates goalkeeper

Uruguay captain Diego Godin praised his teammates as lions after reaching the World Cup quarter-finals but falling 2-0 to France.

published on : 7th July 2018

France beat Uruguay 2-0 to reach FIFA World Cup semis

France became the first team to reach the World Cup semi-finals on Friday after an assured 2-0 win against Uruguay.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Edinson Cavani did not tear calf muscle, confirm Uruguay

A team statement said Cavani's fitness would be assessed on a daily basis ahead of Friday's last-eight clash in Nizhny Novgorod.

published on : 3rd July 2018

Edinson Cavani optimistic over injury after firing Uruguay into FIFA World Cup quarter-finals

The Paris Saint-Germain striker scored both his side's goals in the 2-1 victory in Sochi in their last-16 tie, before hobbling off with a calf problem.

published on : 1st July 2018

Edinson Cavani fires Uruguay into last eight as Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup dream ends

Cavani curled home a superb 62nd-minute winner to settle a thrilling second round duel in Sochi which sends Uruguay into a quarter-final against France next Friday.

published on : 1st July 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo can't beat Uruguay on his own, warns Portugal coach Fernando Santos

Ronaldo has scored four times in Russia but Portugal have already shown that they can win without him -- they beat France in the Euro 2016 final.

published on : 30th June 2018

Uruguay happy that Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani find their rhythm together at FIFA World Cup 2018

The South Americans had to wait twelve years to watch both their star strikers score in the same FIFA World Cup match.

published on : 27th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Teacher Oscar Tabarez ready to school Uruguay's opponents again

Uruguay head into their first game against Egypt with the focus on stars such as Luiz Suarez but with their World Cup hopes equally resting with veteran coach Oscar Tabarez.

published on : 14th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay 'humble' despite Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani firepower

The Celeste have been widely tipped to top a relatively weak-looking group, which contains hosts Russia, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.

published on : 12th June 2018

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez seeking redemption at FIFA World Cup 2018

After the striker was expelled from the 2014 tournament in disgrace for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini, Uruguay was eliminated by Colombia in the round of 16.

published on : 11th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay arrive in Russia five days before first game

The Celeste, welcomed by a small group of fans at the city's airport, will be based in Bor, some 20 kilometres from central Nizhny.

published on : 10th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Salto's sons Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani carry Uruguay's hopes in Russia

Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez were born in this northern Uruguayan river town just three weeks apart in the late austral summer of 1987.

published on : 29th May 2018

PSG's ambitions in tatters as Real Madrid's pedigree shows

The absence of Neymar, the Parisians' star and a player who offered the best chance of unlocking the Madrid defence, was significant.

published on : 8th March 2018

Edinson Cavani, Neymar key as PSG rebound from Madrid gloom

Edinson Cavani struck twice as Paris Saint-Germain beat Strasbourg 5-2 on Saturday to relieve some of the pressure on the runaway Ligue 1 leaders.

published on : 18th February 2018

Brazilian Neymar gets three million euros a month and PSG pay 12 of highest Ligue 1 salaries

He is followed by Edinson Cavani, Kylian Mbappe, Thiago Silva, Angel Di Maria, Marquinhos, Thiago Motta and Javier Pastore.

published on : 6th February 2018
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