Uruguay ended Tahiti’s FIFA Confederations Cup campaign with a 8-0 win in a match that featured two red cards, a saved penalty and four goals from Abel Hernandez.
With the latest meeting between old rivals Argentina and Uruguay looming large, FIFA.com looks back on five of the greatest River Plate derbies of all time.
The FIFA World Cup™ has always allowed small countries to stand on a level playing field with their bigger counterparts, and the likes of Uruguay, the Netherlands and Paraguay are testament to that fairytale.
Argentina have crashed out of the Copa America after being beaten on penalties by Uruguay, who were inspired by an outstanding performance from goalkeeper Fernando Muslera.
With the transfer window now shut, FIFA.com takes a look at the high-profile performers able to secure switches before yesterday's deadline elapsed.
Serie A club Bologna have bolstered their midfield with the signing of Uruguayan international Diego Perez and the arrival of Serbian Ivan Radovanovic on loan.