The newly crowned World Cup winner had Uruguay flag draped over his shoulders in a post-game press conference after the World Cup final victory.
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Oscar Tabarez and Uruguay are quietly doing big things in Russia and are three games from turning their championship hopes into reality.
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France coach Didier Deschamps said his side have prepared for Friday's quarterfinal against Uruguay as if injured striker Edinson Cavani will play.
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Several members of the Uruguay squad indulged in a friendly card game to help pass the time ahead of Friday's big game. And it meant a lot to win.
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