FIFA probes empty seats at World Cup match in Yekaterinburg
FIFA is investigating why Egypt and Uruguay were playing in front of thousands of empty seats at their World Cup match in Yekaterinburg on Friday.
Salah left out of starting line-up for Egypt World Cup opener
Mohamed Salah was not included in Egypt's starting line-up for their World Cup opener against Uruguay on Friday following his shoulder injury.
Salah fit for Egypt’s World Cup opener against Uruguay
Egypt forward Mohamed Salah is “almost 100%” certain to play in today’s World Cup opener against Uruguay in Yekaterinburg, says boss Hector Cuper. Salah, 25, has not played since injuring shoulder ligaments during Liverpool’s Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid on 26 May. “I can almost assure you 100% he will play, save unforeseen…
Uruguay 2018 Fifa World Cup team guide: tactics, key players and expert predictions
Anyone who has been watching Uruguay in the last 10 years is familiar with Óscar Tabárez’s style of play: his teams are built from the back to make it as difficult as possible for opponents to score. Then it is all about giving the ball to the team’s world class forwards, Luis Suárez and Edinson…
Uruguay 'humble' despite Suarez, Cavani firepower
Uruguay's Giorgian De Arrascaeta has shrugged off their tag as Group A favourites, saying the South Americans would be a "humble" team in Russia despite the talents of Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez.
Uruguay kept waiting after Venezuela stalemate
Uruguay were left waiting to confirm their 2018 World Cup qualification on Thursday after being held to a 0-0 by Venezuela.
Brazil on brink as Messi revives Argentina
Brazil thrashed Uruguay to move to the brink of the World Cup finals on Thursday as Lionel Messi got Argentina's faltering qualification campaign back on track with the only goal to sink Chile.
Uruguay without Suarez fail to fly in Copa America
Fifteen-time champions Uruguay were knocked out of the Copa America as they lost 1-0 to Venezuela in Philadelphia.
Suarez not ready for Venezuela clash
Luis Suarez will miss Uruguay's second match of the Copa America Centenario against Venezuela after struggling to shake off his hamstring problem, coach Oscar Tabarez confirmed on Wednesday.