Oscar Tabarez

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez admits France deserved victory

France went through after goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann, after a mistake by goalkeeper Fernando Muslera, secured victory.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay's dedication and commitment key to victory, says coach Oscar Tabarez

Tabarez saluted man-of-the-match Edinson Cavani but said he was not sure whether the Paris St Germain striker, who limped off in the 74th minute, would be ready for the quarter-final against France.

published on : 1st July 2018

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez lavishes praise on 'more mature' Luis Suarez

Suarez was thrown out of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and subsequently banned for biting Italian defender Chiellini.

published on : 14th 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

Oscar Tabarez: The school teacher who educated Uruguay football team

Tabarez was expected to resign in 2016 after he was diagnosed with Guillain-Barre syndrome, a neurological disease. He didn't go home, though he faced difficulties moving, requiring a walker.

published on : 10th June 2018

Old hand Oscar Tabarez puts Uruguay back on FIFA World Cup map

After failing to survive the group phase in 2002 once-proud Uruguay hit rock bottom when they failed even to qualify for the 2006 World Cup.

published on : 29th May 2018