Posts Tagged ‘Uruguay’

Edinson Cavani Leads Uruguay to a 2-1 Victory over Portugal at the World Cup

Edinson Cavani Leads Uruguay to a 2-1 Victory over Portugal at the World Cup

Edinson Cavani is a double hero… The 31-year-old Uruguayan professional footballer, a striker for Paris Saint-Germain helped propel Uruguay to a victory over Portugal at the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a 2-1 win in the Round of 16 match on...

Jul 1, 18 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
Rodriguez Scores Two Goals to Lead Colombia Into Its First World Cup Quarterfinal

Rodriguez Scores Two Goals to Lead Colombia Into Its First World Cup Quarterfinal

It looks like James Rodriguez is emerging at this year’s FIFA World Cup superstar… The 22-year-old Colombian footballer scored a pair of goals to give Colombia a 2-0 victory on Saturday over Uruguay, earning his team its first-ever World Cup...

Jun 29, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
César Stops Two Penalty Shootout Kicks to Help Brazil Defeat Chile

César Stops Two Penalty Shootout Kicks to Help Brazil Defeat Chile

Júlio César is being heralded as Brazil’s saving grace… The 34-year-old Brazilian footballer, the national team’s goalkeeper, emerged as Brazil’s hero on Saturday after Brazil squeaked past Chile 3-2 in a penalty shootout to advance to...

Jun 29, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
Ruiz Leads Costa Rica Past Italy and Into the World Cup Round of 16

Ruiz Leads Costa Rica Past Italy and Into the World Cup Round of 16

Bryan Ruiz has scored one of the most important goals of his career to help Costa Rica pull off one of the biggest upsets of the 2014 World Cup. The 28-year-old Costa Rican footballer and national team captain’s header, the first goal World Cup of...

Jun 21, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »