Uruguay

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

Colombia edges Uruguay on penalties to reach Copa semis

The victory ended a long trauma in penalty shootouts for Colombia after painful exits in the 2015 and 2019 Copa America editions against Argentina and Chile, respectively.

published on : 4th July 2021

Argentina and Uruguay riddled with doubts for Copa America clash

The two sides seem unsure about which players to select for the Group A game at the Mane Garrincha stadium in Brasilia.

published on : 17th June 2021

Could never have achieved this feat alone: Suarez on scoring 500 goals

Luis has included a special message to each club in a letter he has shared with his social media followers after scoring his 500th goal.

published on : 23rd March 2021

FIFA World Cup 2018: France striker Antoine Griezmann did not celebrate goal out of 'respect' for Uruguay

Griezmann plays his club football with Gimenez and Godin at Atletico Madrid and even turned up at the airport wearing an Uruguay shirt.

published on : 6th July 2018

Uruguayans admit France gave 'football lesson' at FIFA World Cup

Uruguayans were gracious in defeat after France ended their World Cup hopes on Friday with a 2-0 quarter-final victory.

published on : 6th July 2018

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 semi-finalists France can still improve, says Didier Deschamps

France will face either five-time champions Brazil or Belgium in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday for a place in the final.

published on : 6th 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: 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

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

Three things we learned today at the FIFA World Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick denied Spain the perfect response to a turbulent week following the sacking of Julen Lopetegui in a thrilling 3-3 draw in Sochi.

published on : 16th June 2018

Spain face Portugal in FIFA World Cup after Uruguay win

Cristiano Ronaldo's focus is on his fourth and probably last chance to win a World Cup at the peak of his powers.

published on : 15th June 2018

At 45, Egypt captain Essam El Hadary offers a FIFA World Cup tale of tenacity

He is set to overtake Colombia goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon, who was 43 when he played at the last World Cup in Brazil, to become the oldest to have played the tournament.

published on : 15th June 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
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