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Primera División de Uruguay

 By Chris Wright

Nacional teammate has Alvaro Recoba's face tattooed on arm

Nacional took all the spoils in the Uruguayan clasico against bitter rivals Penarol a weekend or two ago thanks in the main to a spectacular 30-yard freekick from their veteran playmaker Alvaro Recoba.

Having come on for the final 20 minutes, Recoba sealed a dramatic 2-1 win for Nacional in the fifth minute of injury time when the 38-year-old club legend curled in a trademark set-piece to snaffle the victory for his side with what transpired to be the last meaningful kick of the game.

Already besotted...

By ESPN Staff
Jan 22, 2014

Watch: High kicks and hijinks as fight breaks out during match

A fight breaks out during a 'friendly' between Penarol and Nacional.

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Keeper loses four fingers in accident

A goalkeeper in Uruguay lost four of his fingers in an accident while doing repairs on his house on Monday and has been told he will never play again.

Juan Obelar was forced to retire.
Juan Obelar was forced to end his career early.

Toe Poke: Keeper loses fingers

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Cardiff complete deal for Amondarain

Cardiff have made their sixth summer signing with the acquisition of Uruguay Under-20 international Maximiliano Amondarain.

Malky Mackay tries to plot a way through the West Ham defence at Upton Park
Malkay Mackay is building for the future

The 20-year-old had a spell on trial with the Bluebirds, who confirmed the signing on their club website, earlier this summer and he impressed manager Malky Mackay enough to secure a move from CA Progreso on a four-year contract.

The centre-half was part of the Uruguay Under-20's squad that finished...

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Varela set for Old Trafford

Manchester United are set to tie up the signing of Uruguay Under-20 full-back Guillermo Varela.

Guillermo Varela
Varela is set to become the first signing of the David Moyes era

- United not giving up on Ronaldo

Varela, who plays for Penarol, has confirmed he is heading to Manchester for a medical, after the clubs agreed a deal worth up to €2.8 million.

"I will have a medical on Friday and on Saturday I join the Uruguay Under-20 national team,” he told...