Manchester United announce names of 11 released players, Edinson Cavani, Paul Pogba among those leaving club
Manchester United have released their retained list ahead of the 2022-23 season, with 11 players set to leave the club at the end of the month.
As Edinson Cavani leaves Manchester United, the star striker has outlined his immense gratitude to the club's fans for the support they have shown him.
France became the first team to reach the World Cup semi-finals on Friday after an assured 2-0 win against Uruguay.
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.
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.
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.
The Celeste have been widely tipped to top a relatively weak-looking group, which contains hosts Russia, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.
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.
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.
Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez were born in this northern Uruguayan river town just three weeks apart in the late austral summer of 1987.
Neymar called for an end to 'false stories' about his alleged frosty relations with Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery and striker Edinson Cavani.
Neymar scored a free-kick midway through the second period with his ninth goal for the club since his move from Barcelona.
Uruguay qualify for World Cup after Bolivia rout.
Cavani and Brazilian Neymar, the world's most expensive player, reportedly fell out over penalty-taking duties for PSG in recent league matches.
Many observers feel the issue could have been avoided had coach Unai Emery decided upon the matter ahead of time.
Cavani and world-record signing Neymar squabbled over a penalty during PSG's 2-0 win over Lyon last weekend, which Cavani took and missed.
The Group B match at Celtic Park was one-sided and PSG led 3-0 at halftime with goals from Neymar, France forward Kylian Mbappe and Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani.