International club stub
|Nickname(s)|| Los Charrúas |
La Celeste (The Sky Blue One)
La Garra Charrúa
|Association||Asociación Uruguaya de Fútbol (AUF)|
|Confederation||CONMEBOL (South America)|
|Head coach||Óscar Tabárez|
|Asst coach||Celso Otero|
|Most caps||Diego Forlán (112)|
|Top scorer||Luis Suárez (40)|
|World Cup appearances||12 (First in 1930)|
|Best result||Winners, 1930 and 1950|
|Copa América appearances||41 (First in 1916)|
|Best result||Winners, 1916, 1917, 1920, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1935, 1942, 1956, 1959, 1967, 1983, 1987, 1995, 2011|
- Main article: History of the Uruguay national football team
FIFA World Cup historyEdit
- Main article: Uruguay FIFA World Cup history
FIFA World CupEdit
- Main article: Uruguay Copa América history
Friendly matches 2013-14Edit
- Main article: Uruguay friendly match history
- 1. On 26 June 2014, the FIFA Disciplinary Committee banned Luis Suárez for 9 international matches and 4 months of any football-related activity after he was found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during their final group stage match. He was also fined CHF100,000 (approx. £65,700/€82,000/US119,000). With Suárez banned, Uruguay lost their next match 0–2 to Colombia and were knocked out of the FIFA World Cup.
The following players have also been called up to the Uruguay squad in the past 12 months.
Current coaching staffEdit
- Main article: List of Uruguayan international players
- Main article: List of Uruguay international managers
Note: The list above is for Senior and Olympic teams.
- FIFA World Cup (2): 1930, 1950
- South American Championship / Copa America (15): 1916, 1917, 1920, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1935, 1942,[lower-alpha 1] 1956, 1959, 1967, 1983, 1987, 1995, 2011
- Summer Olympics:
- Mundialito (1): 1980
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