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Uruguay National Soccer Team

Uruguay National Soccer Team
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Uruguay National Soccer Team

Original jersey colors: light blue, black and white

Alternate jersey colors: red, white and black

Nickname: "charrúas", "la celeste olímpica" (the olympic sky blue)

Confederation: CONMEBOL (Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol; South America Football Confederation)

National Confederation:

AUF Logo AUF (Asociación Uruguaya de Fútbol; Uruguayan Soccer Association)

Tournaments: American Cup

Titles won: Soccer World Cup 1930, 1950
America Cup (1916, 1917, 1920, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1935, 1942, 1956, 1959, 1967, 1983, 1987, 1995, 2011)
Olympic Gold Medal 1924, 1928
Pan American Cup 1 (1983)

Greatest players: Carlos Aguilera, José Leandro Andrade, Victor Rodriquez Andrade, Pablo Bengoechea, Julio Montero Castillo, Luis Alberto Cubilla, Víctor Espárrago, Daniel Fonseca, Diego Forlán, Enzo Francescoli, Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, Richard Morales, Paolo Montero, José Nasazzi, Omar Oscar Míguez, Ruben Paz, Alvaro Recoba, Angel Romano, José Santamaria, Héctor Scarone, Juan Alberto Schiaffino, Ruben Sosa, Obdulio Varela, Dario Silva, Walter Lopez

World Cup Information:

World Cups organized: 1930

World Cup appearances: (11)
1930, Champion
1950, Champion
1954, Fourth Place
1962, Lost in First Round
1966, Lost in Quarterfinals
1970, Fourth Place
1974, Lost in First Round
1986, Lost in 1/8 Finals
1990, Lost in 1/8 Finals
2002, Lost in First Round
2010, Fourth Place

World Cup absences: (8)
1934, Didn't Go
1938, Didn't Go
1958, Didn't Qualify
1978, Didn't Qualify
1982, Didn't Qualify
1994, Didn't Qualify
1998, Didn't Qualify
2006, Didn't Qualify

Historical World Cup statistics:

Ranking Champion World Cups PTS P W D L GS GA Dif
9 11 66 47 18 12 17 76 65 11

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* This Uruguay National Team soccer profile was updated in April 2008.

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