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Uruguay beat Jordan 5-0 in Amman
Edinson Cavani stars for Uruguay as they move five steps closer to Brazil 2014 with victory in playoff away leg.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 20:24 GMT
Tahiti: 'We've touched Brazilian hearts'
Despite being on the receiving end of 10-0 thrashing by Spain, Tahiti will have plenty of support against Uruguay.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 16:06 GMT
Uruguay cruise past struggling Chile
Luis Suarez slots four past Chile in third round of South American 2014 World Cup qualifiers as Messi fails to inspire.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2011 10:23 GMT
Messi heads Ballon d'Or shortlist
Barcelona dominate 23-man shortlist for the 2011 FIFA world player of the year award.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 13:53 GMT
Argentina stunned by Venezuela
Argentina's strong start in South American 2014 World Cup qualifiers grinds to a halt with 1-0 loss to hosts Venezuela.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 10:56 GMT
Chile celebrate victory over Mexico
With eight players suspended Mexico struggle against a fired-up Chile while Uruguay can only manage a draw with Peru.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2011 13:34 GMT
WC referee defends final match
Howard Webb says he did all he could during the Spain vs Netherlands final game.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2010 09:17 GMT
Black Stars beat USA in extra time
Asamoah Gyan seals 2-1 win as Ghana set up World Cup quarter-final with Uruguay.
World Cup 2010
Last updated: 26 Jun 2010 21:56 GMT
World Cup Group A sees hosts South Africa battle against Mexico, France and Uruguay.
World Cup 2010
Last updated: 07 Jun 2010 12:41 GMT
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