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Uruguay (URU)

  • Beach kings made to earn crown

    Beach kings made to earn crown

    Sunday 27 July 2008
    FIFA.com looks back at the highlights from Marseille 2008, where beach soccer titans Brazil were made to work hard to retain their world title.
  • European trio advance with Brazil

    European trio advance with Brazil

    Thursday 24 July 2008
    Portugal, Spain, Brazil and Italy booked their places in the semi-finals by eliminating Uruguay, Argentina, Russia and France respectively.
  • Portugal move into semis

    Portugal move into semis

    Thursday 24 July 2008
    Portugal became the first side to reach the Marseille 2008 semi-finals after a dominant third-period display helped them beat Uruguay 6-3.
  • No margin for error

    No margin for error

    Wednesday 23 July 2008

    Marseille 2008 heads into its decisive phase with quarter-finals day on Thursday. FIFA.com looks ahead to the four ties.

  • Marseille in thrall to Alan

    Marseille in thrall to Alan

    Wednesday 23 July 2008
    Often overshadowed by team-mate Madjer, the Portuguese striker has lit up the tournament with his skills. Here, he talks exclusively to FIFA.com.
  • France show their strength

    France show their strength

    Monday 21 July 2008

    The hosts recaptured their form to nudge Uruguay out of first place in Group A and confirm their passage to the last eight.