Uruguay Features

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Suarez to return by private jet - reports

ESPN staff | November, 18 2013

Luis Suarez will be whisked home from Uruguay's World Cup playoff with Jordan in Liverpool owner John Henry's private jet to ensure he is ready for the Merseyside derby, according to widespread reports. • Vickery: Uruguay's band of brothers&...

Argentina rest Aguero, Di Maria against Uruguay

ESPN staff | October, 14 2013

Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero and Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria will not play for Argentina against Uruguay in Montevideo on Tuesday, according to reports. With Argentina having already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, coa...

CONMEBOL: Falcao sends Colombia through

PA Sport | October, 11 2013

Two Radamel Falcao penalties saw Colombia come from three goals down to clinch their place at the World Cup with a 3-3 draw against 10-man Chile. Nestor Pekerman's side reached the 27-point mark and secured their place in Brazil next year alon...

Rewind to 1986: Scotland savaged by Uruguay

Robin Hackett | June, 13 2013

Robin Hackett rewinds to 1986, when Alex Ferguson's Scotland suffered the bitterest of exits from the World Cup.

Messi and Tabarez make history

Sam Kelly | March, 3 2012

Sam Kelly looks back on a week when hat-trick hero Lionel Messi and Uruguay boss Oscar Tabarez made history.

South America's new king

Sam Kelly | January, 4 2012

Neymar's South American Footballer Of The Year award is testament to Santos' brilliant year, writes Sam Kelly.

Uruguay light the way

Sam Kelly, Argentina | July, 25 2011

Sam Kelly hails the rise of Uruguay, a footballing nation that he feels is well and truly on the up.

Copa final illustrates overturned order

Sam Kelly | July, 23 2011

Sam Kelly examines the credentials of 2011 Copa America finalists Uruguay and Paraguay.

Rewind to 1924: Uruguay's international rise

Jon Carter | July, 7 2011

Jon Carter rewinds to 1924, when world champions Uruguay dominated the international scene until 1930.

Maher: Signs of progression for Ireland

Gareth Maher | March, 29 2011

Gareth Maher was at the Aviva Stadium to see an experimental Ireland impress despite losing to Uruguay.

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