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Spain
Valencia strike gold with Maxi Gomez signing
09:01 Tuesday 16th July 2019

Valencia pulled off something of a coup, signing Maxi Gomez from Celta Vigo. The highly-rated Uruguayan poacher seemed destined for Barcelona as potential Luis Suarez successor. However, Los Che found a way to swerve the 22-year-old to Mestalla. …

America
Japan's Copa America performance justified sending young squad
12:01 Saturday 29th June 2019

When Japan only announced four senior players in their Copa America 2019 squad, many were left baffled. Some mistook it for disrespect in a competition perhaps beyond their grabs. However, Hajime Moriyasu had other plans in place which saw…

International
Copa America knockout rounds: No continent for old men?
08:01 Wednesday 26th June 2019

Despite more credible showings than the two Conmebol teams eliminated from the Copa America, the guests have gone home and South America can get down to the business of deciding its champion for 2019. Bolivia and Ecuador looked more like rank…

Opinion
Do Copa America woes indicate South American decline?
17:01 Tuesday 25th June 2019

Believe it or not, a South American nation did win the World Cup in this millennium. It just feels like it's been an age since Brazil won their fifth tournament in 2002 to finished the year atop the FIFA world rankings with Argentina second…

International
Can Coutinho shine at Copa America?
08:00 Tuesday 18th June 2019

Barcelona had one of the biggest capitulations in recent Champions League history when losing 4-0 away at Liverpool. It was a game which needed Blaugrana's most high-profile players to step up. Lionel Messi usually shows…

International
Should you be watching Uruguay at the Copa America?
17:00 Sunday 16th June 2019

The Copa America kicked off on Friday. Hosts Brazil knocked off Bolivia handily, 3-0. The Selecao, along with Argentina, began as many people’s tournament picks. That's usually the case although la Albiceleste now have it all…

International
Are Uruguay in the last chance saloon?
09:00 Monday 10th June 2019

The domestic football season may be over but thankfully there is this thing called international football. This summer we will be blessed with the African Cup of Nations, Women’s World Cup, UEFA Nations League and most excitingly,…

Rest Of The World
Uruguay future remains celestial beyond Tabarez, Suarez, Cavani
08:00 Monday 25th March 2019

Stability can be extremely hard to find in football, especially for national teams. With squads depending on results and silverware, it’s getting harder and harder to find countries that really commit to one manager and one generation…

World Cup
Uruguay's tactics at the World Cup and where it went wrong
09:30 Sunday 8th July 2018

Uruguay's 2014 World Cup dream ended in the Round Of 16. This year, they went a step further. Los Charrúas breezed past the group stages, picking up wins against a spirited Egyptian side, deadweight Saudi Arabia and in-form…

World Cup
The five most dramatic World Cup quarter-finals in history
12:30 Friday 6th July 2018

The quarter-finals of the World Cup get underway on Friday, after plenty of drama in the first knockout phase. The final eight games from years gone by have produced some unforgettable memories. Here is our look back at five of the most…

World Cup
World Cup Quarterfinal: Will it be blue skies when Uruguay face France?
08:30 Friday 6th July 2018

Two former World Cup winners collide in Russia 2018's first quarter-final. Both France and Uruguay remain unbeaten so far. The Nizhny Novgorod Stadium prepares to host its sixth and final game. The two sides have impressed during their…

World Cup
How far can Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani take Uruguay?
08:30 Wednesday 4th July 2018

Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani came into the tournament in Russia with a well-deserved reputation as a dangerous strike partnership. They have been the star men in an Uruguay team striving to match the nation's previous record…

World Cup
World Cup last 16: 7 stars primed to make an impact
09:00 Saturday 30th June 2018

This enthralling World Cup has brought about several huge talking points. In particular the rights and wrongs of using VAR. With the tournament now approaching its business end, the excitement will only increase. Strap yourself in and enjoy…

World Cup
World Cup Round of 16: Uruguay v Portugal a tag-team match featuring Cavani, Suarez against Ronaldo, Quaresma
08:30 Saturday 30th June 2018

The knockout phase of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is finally here, and Uruguay will take on Portugal at Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi. Uruguay won Group A convincingly, with three wins from three. The South Americans are seemingly a side that…

World Cup
Russia 2018: World Cup Group Stage Best XI
17:30 Friday 29th June 2018

So the World Cup group stages have been completed, the last 16 decided. There has been a hatful of goals, controversies aplenty and enough VAR to last a lifetime; as far as most are concerned anyway...  Amid the drama, several…