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Tabarez To Shake Up Team

Tabarez To Shake Up Team

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez has not ruled out making several changes to the side that drew against France when they take on South Africa on Wednesday. 14 Jun 2010
Stalemate For Les Bleus & Uruguay

Stalemate For Les Bleus & Uruguay

FRANCE endured another lacklustre start to a World Cup campaign as they were unable to find a way past Uruguay in Cape Town. 12 Jun 2010
France v Uruguay Pic Special

France v Uruguay Pic Special

All the match action from France and Uruguay's 0-0 draw in Group A. Pics by Getty Images. 12 Jun 2010
Don't Stereotype Us - Uruguay

Don't Stereotype Us - Uruguay

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez has rubbished his country's reputation as hatchet men ahead of their World Cup opener against France tomorrow. 11 Jun 2010
Lugano: We're At Our Best

Lugano: We're At Our Best

URUGUAY captain Diego Lugano has warned Group A rivals France his team are at their peak heading into Friday's World Cup opener in Cape Town. 9 Jun 2010
Uruguay Not Playing Numbers Game

Uruguay Not Playing Numbers Game

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez claims he is not making any calculations on how many points his side will need to qualify for the knock-out stages of the World Cup although he admits defeat to France in their opener would make things difficult. 8 Jun 2010
Forlan Scare for Uruguay

Forlan Scare for Uruguay

URUGUAY striker Diego Forlan was the latest player to suffer a World Cup injury scare after a training ground collision today. 7 Jun 2010
Abreu Ready for 'Special' Campaign

Abreu Ready for 'Special' Campaign

VETERAN Uruguay striker Sebastian Abreu is relishing the prospect of playing at a second World Cup. 6 Jun 2010
Lugano Dreams of World Cup Title

Lugano Dreams of World Cup Title

URUGUAY captain Diego Lugano admits they are by no means World Cup favourites but claims he and his team-mates will believe they can win the trophy until someone puts an end to that dream. 5 Jun 2010
Uruguay Still Wary of France

Uruguay Still Wary of France

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez still believes France will pose their biggest test of the World Cup group stage despite their indifferent form. 4 Jun 2010
Uruguay Boss Mugging Up on France

Uruguay Boss Mugging Up on France

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez has vowed to stick to his principles against World Cup group rivals France. 3 Jun 2010
Martinez Misses Out for Uruguay

Martinez Misses Out for Uruguay

URUGUAY coach Oscar Tabarez has has cut Catania striker Jorge Martinez from his final squad for the World Cup. 2 Jun 2010
Easy Wins for World Cup Duo

Easy Wins for World Cup Duo

SOUTH American rivals Chile and Uruguay both enjoyed comfortable friendly victories over Zambia and Israel respectively. 27 May 2010
Ace Forlan Feared By Defences

Ace Forlan Feared By Defences

If things had panned out a little differently for Diego Forlan he might well have been serving aces at Wimbledon this summer rather than trying to score goals at the World Cup. 27 May 2010
Uruguay Ready to Spring a Surprise

Uruguay Ready to Spring a Surprise

It might smack of the ridiculous to brand a former two-time winner of the World Cup as a potential surprise package, but that is precisely the tag being applied to Uruguay as they shape up for their return to the global stage at this summer's tournament in South Africa. 27 May 2010
Rodriguez Misses Out Of Uruguay Squad

Rodriguez Misses Out Of Uruguay Squad

CRISTIAN Rodriguez was the surprise absentee in Uruguay's 26-man preliminary World Cup squad named by coach Oscar Washington Tabarez. 11 May 2010
Group A: Will Les Bleus Blow It?

Group A: Will Les Bleus Blow It?

IN the first of our World Cup preview episodes, the FourFourTwo Insider podcast ask if the French will continue their stuttering form and if South Africa will be the first host to not get out of their group. 22 Apr 2010
Tabarez Happy With Result But Wants Improvements

Tabarez Happy With Result But Wants Improvements

URUGUAY coach Oscar Washington Tabarez admitted his side were far from their best even after they came away from the opening leg of their World Cup qualifying play-off against Costa Rica with a 1-0 away win. 15 Nov 2009
Maradona Praises Players

Maradona Praises Players

Argentina coach Diego Maradona took a swipe at his critics and thanked his players after guiding his country to next year's World Cup finals with a 1-0 win over Uruguay last night. 16 Oct 2009
Argentina Qualify....Just

Argentina Qualify....Just

Diego Maradona's Argentina booked their place at next summer's World Cup finals as substitute Mario Bolatti hit a later 1-0 winner to end Uruguay's hopes of snatching automatic qualification for South Africa. 15 Oct 2009
Uruguay Call For Support Against Argentina

Uruguay Call For Support Against Argentina

Coach Oscar Washington Tabarez has called on "all of Uruguay" to play the World Cup qualifier against Argentina, with both teams fighting for the last South American automatic qualification berth. 14 Oct 2009