Edinson Cavani

Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani 'sad and upset' for missing FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Edinson Cavani said he feels 'sad and upset' for missing the upcoming three rounds of World Cup qualifiers with Uruguay.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo to wear Manchester United's iconic No.7 shirt again

Cavani has agreed to swap to 21 -- the number the veteran striker wears for Uruguay -- so Ronaldo can reclaim his old jersey. 

published on : 3rd September 2021

Uruguay wins and puts Chile in Brazil's way at Copa America quarterfinal

Edinson Cavani scored from the penalty spot in the 21st minute for the only goal of the match at the Nilton Santos Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Monday.

published on : 29th June 2021

Edinson Cavani gives Uruguay first Copa America win, Bolivia knocked out

Paraguay went second in group A behind Argentina with a 2-0 win over Chile, who dropped to third with Uruguay fourth.

published on : 25th June 2021

Edinson Cavani tempted by South American return after Manchester United

Last month, Cavani ended uncertainty over his immediate future by committing to a second season with the Red Devils, to the delight of United's fans as well as his manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

published on : 15th June 2021

Striker Edinson Cavani to stay another season at Manchester United

Cavani has been a huge hit at Old Trafford since arriving as a free agent in October, both with his goals and assists but also with his attitude and application.

published on : 11th May 2021

City's EPL title coronation delayed as Manchester United beat Aston Villa

City still needs three points from its final three games to seal a third league championship in four years under Pep Guardiola, and a fifth in 10 seasons in total.

published on : 9th May 2021

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
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