Diego Forlan scored twice as Uruguay beat Paraguay 3-0 to win its record 15th Copa America soccer championship and move ahead of archrival Argentina.
Uruguay striker Luis Suarez underwent surgery on his left knee and will recover in time to participate in soccer’s World Cup in Brazil when it starts in three weeks.
The vuvuzelas went quiet in South Africa last night.
Diego Forlan scored twice as Uruguay beat South Africa 3-0 to move to the top of Group A at soccer’s World Cup today, leaving the host nation without a win after two games.
Diego Forlan , named the best player at this year’s soccer World Cup, scored twice to help Atletico Madrid beat Sporting Gijon 4-0 in its Spanish league opener.
Liverpool will need to overcome a one-goal deficit for the third straight time to advance to the Europa League soccer final.
Eleven-year-old Manish Chopra wipes away sweat after an hour of batting in a New Delhi park as he considers why India is crazy for cricket over soccer.
Diego Forlan scored twice as Uruguay beat South Africa 3-0 to move atop Group A at soccer’s World Cup today, leaving the host nation without a win through two games. Alvaro Pereira added a third goal in injury time.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
"This really means a lot for me because my grandfather won it, my father won it and now I have also done it."
- Diego Forlan on Jul 24, 2011