Montevideo, Jan 19 : Uruguayan authorities enforced a 10-day nationwide football ban in a bid to stamp out violence on and off the field. Read more »
Montevideo , July 10 - Uruguayan football team coach Oscar Tabarez says there is a lot riding on its performance but there are no clear favourites to win the gold at the London Olympics later this month. Read more »
Montevideo (Uruguay), Oct 13 - Uruguay's football star Diego Forlan has become the leading goal scorer for the country's national team. Read more »
Montevideo, July 14 : An estimated crowd of 150,000 people cheered Uruguay's World Cup squad Tuesday in Montevideo to celebrate their surprise fourth place in the World Cup. Read more »
Buenos Aires/Montevideo, July 11 - Uruguay may have lost the door prize of third place to Germany 2:3 in the World Cup playoff in South Africa, but it still had a high time celebrating its national team Saturday. Read more »
Montevideo, July 7 - Despite the 3-2 loss by Uruguay to the Netherlands Tuesday at the World Cup, tens of thousands rushed into the streets of Uruguay's capital and other cities in the region to celebrate the achievement of their team. Read more »
Montevideo - The suffering is over: coach Diego Maradona managed - just barely - to take Argentina to the 2010 World Cup.
Amid great nervousness from their fans, the team around superstar striker Read more »
Montevideo - Argentina qualified Wednesday for the 2010 World Cup with a 1-0 win over Uruguay in Montevideo in the last round of the South American qualifiers. Read more »
Montevideo - Brazil thrashed Uruguay 4-0 to speed up in their efforts to gain a place in the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
"The key to the win was to play football in a functional way," said Brazilian coach Carlos Dunga. Read more »