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Uruguay


Federation founded: 1900
FIFA member since: 1923

 
WORLD CUP HISTORY
1930 - CHAMPIONS
1934 - Did not participate
1938 - Did not participate
1950 - CHAMPIONS
1954 - 4th place
1958 - Did not qualify
1962 - First round exit
1966 - Quarterfinal exit
1970 - 4th place
1974 - First round exit
1978 - Did not qualify
1982 - Did not qualify
1986 - Second round exit
1990 - Second round exit
1994 - Did not qualify
1998 - Did not qualify
2002 - First round exit
2006 - Did not qualify

 
STATISTICS
Played
40
Won
15
Drawn
10
Lost
15
Goals for
65
Goals against
57
Points
55
Uruguay are 12th on the all-time table.

 
TEAM RECORDS
Biggest victory:
8-0 vs Bolivia in 1950.
Biggest defeat:
1-6 vs Denmark in 1986.
Overall topscorer:
Juan Schiaffino, 7 goals.
Most appearances:
Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, 13 matches.
Hosted the World Cup:
1930

 
GREATEST PLAYERS
Obdulio J. Varela
Hector Scarone
Juan Schiaffino
Ladislao Mazurkiewicz
Enzo Francescoli

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1930 1R Peru W 1-0 1R Romania W 4-0 SF Yugoslavia W 6-1 F Argentina W 4-2 1950 1R Bolivia W 8-0 FP Spain D 2-2 FP Sweden W 3-2 FP Brazil W 2-1 1954 1R Czechoslovakia W 2-0 1R Scotland W 7-0 QF England W 4-2 SF Hungary [aet] L 2-4 3/4 Austria L 1-3 1962 1R Colombia W 2-1 1R Yugoslavia L 1-3 1R Soviet Union L 1-2 1966 1R England D 0-0 1R France W 2-1 1R Mexico D 0-0 QF West Germany L 0-4 1970 1R Israel W 2-0 1R Italy D 0-0 1R Sweden L 0-1 QF Soviet Union [aet] W 1-0 SF Brazil L 1-3 3/4 West Germany L 0-1 1974 1R Netherlands L 0-2 1R Bulgaria D 1-1 1R Sweden L 0-3 1986 1R West Germany D 1-1 1R Denmark L 1-6 1R Scotland D 0-0 2R Argentina L 0-1 1990 1R Spain D 0-0 1R Belgium L 1-3 1R South Korea W 1-0 2R Italy L 0-2 2002 1R Denmark L 1-2 1R France D 0-0 1R Senegal D 3-3



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