Edinson Cavani

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.

published on : 11th June 2022

Edinson Cavani reveals 'bitter taste' after Manchester United exit

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.

published on : 28th May 2022

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

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

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

Tearful Neymar blasts 'false' PSG rift stories

Neymar called for an end to 'false stories' about his alleged frosty relations with Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery and striker Edinson Cavani.

published on : 11th November 2017

Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani score as PSG thump Anderlecht in Champions League

Neymar scored a free-kick midway through the second period with his ninth goal for the club since his move from Barcelona.

published on : 19th October 2017

Uruguay qualify for 2018 FIFA World Cup after Bolivia rout

 Uruguay qualify for World Cup after Bolivia rout.

published on : 11th October 2017

Neymar penalty spat has calmed down, says Edinson Cavani

Cavani and Brazilian Neymar, the world's most expensive player, reportedly fell out over penalty-taking duties for PSG in recent league matches.

published on : 4th October 2017

Edinson Cavani penalty spat exaggerated: Neymar Senior

Many observers feel the issue could have been avoided had coach Unai Emery decided upon the matter ahead of time.

published on : 1st October 2017

Neymar-Cavani rivalry healthy for PSG: Jay-Jay Okocha

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.

published on : 23rd September 2017

Champions League: PSG's impressive forward line secures 5-0 win at Celtic

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.

published on : 13th September 2017