Uruguay national football team

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Soccerball.svg Uruguay
Association Asociación Uruguaya de Fútbol
Confederation CONMEBOL
Coach Oscar Tabarez
Most caps Rodolfo Rodríguez (78)
Top scorer Héctor Scarone (31)
FIFA ranking 7
First game 16 May 1901
Uruguay 2-1 Argentina Argentina
Largest win 9 November 1927
Uruguay 9-0 Bolivia Bolivia
Largest loss 20 July 1902
Uruguay 0-6 ArgentinaArgentina
World Cup
Appearances 11
First Apps 1930
Best result Champions (1930, 1950)

Uruguay national football team is the national football team of Uruguay. They have two World Cups, the 1930 and 1950 ones. Also, they have won the Olympics football championship in 1924 and 1928. Recently, Uruguay reached the Copa America final, playing against Paraguay

Most appearances[change | change source]

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Rodolfo Rodríguez 78 0 1976-1986
2 Fabian Carini 74 0 1999-present
3 Enzo Francescoli 73 17 1982-1997
4 Ángel Romano 69 28 1911-1927
4 Álvaro Recoba 69 11 1995-2007
6 Pablo García 66 2 1997-2007
7 Carlos Aguilera 64 22 1982-1997
8 Paolo Montero 61 5 1991-2005
9 Jorge Barrios 60 3 1980-1992
9 José Oscar Herrera 57 4 1988-1997

Top scorers[change | change source]

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Hector Scarone 31 52 1917-1930
2 Ángel Romano 28 69 1911-1927
3 Oscar Míguez 27 39 1950-1958
4 Pedro Petrone 24 29 1923-1930
5 Sebastián Abreu 23 45 1996-present
6 Carlos Aguilera 22 64 1982-1997
6 Fernando Morena 22 53 1971-1983
8 José Piendibene 20 40 1909-1921
9 Diego Forlán 19 51 2002-present
9 Severino Varela 19 24 1935-1942