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Uruguay

Uruguay has a rich football history. Winning the first-ever World Cup in 1930 and then winning it again by beating the home team Brazil in 1950. Completely dominating the South American Championship, winning it 11 times, four times being runners up, getting the third position seven times and their worst position being 6th in the tournament’s history.

They have won the Copa America on three occasions and they stood fourth in the latest 2007 version. They have competed in the Olympics twice, in 1924 and 1928, and they have won gold both the times.

South Africa 0-3 Uruguay – Video Highlights

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South Africa 0-3 Uruguay 2010 FIFA World Cup 16 June 2010 Uruguay would get a crucial win with a strong performance from striker Diego Forlan as South...

Brazil scores twice and confirms superiority in Group G

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Before we get to talk about  Brazil's debut  against North Korea let's have a quick review on what I saw these past few days...

Uruguay 0-0 France – Video Highlights – 11 June 2010

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Uruguay 0-0 France 2010 World Cup Group Stage 11 June 2010 France disappointed in their World Cup opener with a scoreless draw against South American side Uruguay. The...

France 0 Uruguay 0 – A game that didn’t deserve a goal

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In a sentence France make attacking look very difficult against an extremely beatable Uruguay side. Where are France's creators? Ribery did little. Gourcuff did less. Other players...

World Cup 2010 Preview: The South American Edition

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The 2010 FIFA World Cup is right around the corner and for those who like to base their predictions on tradition the title should...

World Cup Preview Part 1: Rooney’s Metatarsal, Dunga’s Demise and French Revolution!

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Now I can point to endless articles I have written on here that have been so on the money, in terms of their predictions/forecasts,...

2010 World Cup build-up – ESPN’s 32 epic works of art

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ESPN is playing the lead role in 2010 World Cup coverage worldwide even leaving the host nation's TV channel way behind. The top commentators...

World Cup Breakout Players

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Though only a small sample-size, the World Cup can be career-altering. Franck Ribery was a surprise inclusion to the French squad in 2006. A...

Uruguay 2010 World Cup Squad

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Uruguay Coach:  Oscar Tabárez No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club 1 GK Fernando Muslera 16 June 1986 (aged 23) 5 Lazio 2 DF Diego Lugano (c) 2 November 1980 (aged 29) 41 Fenerbahçe 3 DF Diego Godín 16 February 1986 (aged 24) 37 Villarreal 4 DF Jorge Fucile 19...

2010 World Cup Qualification History: Group A

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The honor of being the host country for World Cup 2010 didn’t mean much in the draw for South Africa, as they were drawn...