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2018 Schedule
4th in FIFA World Cup
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28dAdriana Garcia, ESPN writer

Uruguay capital wants to honour Griezmann

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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29dDermot Corrigan, Madrid correspondent

Griezmann welcome in Uruguay - president

Uruguay president Tabare Vazquez says it would be "an honour" to receive Antoine Griezmann to his official residence in Montevideo.

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Arsenal's Torreira mobbed by fans in Uruguay

Arsenal's Lucas Torreira received a hero's welcome upon returning to his hometown in Uruguay following his performance at the World Cup.


England, Uruguay fined for marketing breaches

England were fined 70,000 Swiss Francs ($70,585) and Uruguay were given a 50,000 Swiss Francs sanction for breaking media and marketing rules.

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41dJonathan Johnson, PSG correspondent

Griezmann: No celebration vs. Uruguay 'friends'

France midfielder Antoine Griezmann said it was "normal not to celebrate" his goal that helped knock Uruguay out of the World Cup.

41dGabriele Marcotti, Senior Writer, ESPN FC

France reach semifinal but have room to improve

France are in the World Cup semifinals despite not really breaking a sweat. They can, and will, need to do better if they're to win it all.

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41dDamian Didonato

Muslera earns 3/10 after howler vs. France

Uruguay were chasing the game when Fernando Muslera let an Antoine Griezmann shot slip through his fingers. It cost La Celeste in their defeat.

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Reina slams Adidas ball after Muslera's howler

Spanish goalkeeper Pepe Reina has slammed the balls being used at the World Cup after Fernando Muslera's error led to Uruguay's World Cup exit.

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41dSam Borden, ESPN global sports correspondent

France show guile and grit to defeat Uruguay

Antoine Griezmann turned in his best performance of the World Cup so far as France eased past Uruguay 2-0 to reach the semifinals.

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France beat Uruguay, reach World Cup semis

France reached the World Cup semifinals after a straightforward win over Uruguay courtesy of goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann.

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LIVE World Cup: Brazil vs. Belgium

France are the first side into the semifinals after beating Uruguay. Favourites Brazil take on Belgium to face them. Follow live and #AskESPNFC.

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41dDamian Didonato

Uruguay's Tabarez inches closer to title dream

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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42dRichard Jolly, ESPN.com writer

Diego Godin showing he's the world's best defender

The Uruguayan has been overshadowed by peers and overlooked by observers, but his performances in Russia are finally making his brilliance clear.

42dJulien Laurens, France writer

France vs. Uruguay will put club friendships on hold

Eleven players on France and Uruguay's squads have club teammates playing for Friday's opposition. Those friendships will be paused for 90 minutes.

42dJonathan Johnson, PSG correspondent

France prepared for Cavani to play - Deschamps

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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Neymar, Pogba one yellow from missing semi

The World Cup quarterfinals get under way on Friday, but for some players an appearance in the semifinals if definitely in jeopardy.

42dChris Wright, Toe Poke blogger

Suarez shows competitive streak to win at cards

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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42dJames Horncastle, ESPN.com writer

Who is the best shootout keeper left in Russia?

There are eight teams left with a shot of winning the 2018 World Cup, but in a penalty shootout which has the best goalkeeper?

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference4Tied-5th
Goals Scored7Tied-7th
Goals Conceded3Tied-4th