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Cavani out, Stuani in for Uruguay against France

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Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have reigned supreme over the world's most popular sport for close to a decade now, and both fell short.

They play in Nizhny Novgorod on Friday. "I can only wish Kylian the same career as Thierry".

Deschamps said his team had controlled the game better and were deserved winners against tough opponents.

Mbappe was already known for his youthful prowess, playing club ball with Monaco and later making headlines as the most expensive teenager ever with his transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. "That's very rare at his age, and it's why he's so efficient".

The ball hit the back of the net after the referee had stopped play, with Harry Maguire distracted by a second ball which would've rolled onto the pitch had it not been stopped by the assistant referee. Followed by Brazil, another team that is favored to win, but hasn't played to its fullest potential yet, and, Belgium, who have all the makings of a championship team but ran into significant issues against Japan in the Round of 16.

Mbappe has played as a wide forward and as a central striker for both France and Paris Saint-Germain, joining from Monaco previous year in a deal worth 180 million euros ($216 million). "But Fekir has attacking skills, he can win one-on-one situations", he said.

Uruguay is seeking a place in the semifinals for the second time in the last three World Cups.

It was the same story two years ago, when he was goalless at the European Championship in France, Ibrahimovic's last tournament before he retired from global soccer, as Sweden was eliminated after the group stage.

Henry's pro career was launched in 1994 by Monaco coach Arsene Wenger, who brought him to Arsenal from Italian side Juventus five years later. He was shot six times, reportedly in retaliation for the own goal he had scored 10 days earlier. "He crushed everyone with his physique, his strength". "I believe in being thorough in all preparations, so we have prepared how to deal with extra time or a penalty shootout: we know who is going to take penalties". "We beat Lazio 5-3, with three goals from Henry". A draw after 90 minutes is locked in at 3.40.

"Muslera was our support during this entire process and I would never wash my hands of one of my players", Tabarez said. Instead, at just 19, Mbappe found his role in a team in need of direction and now looks like he could be the future of French soccer for decades to come. "They will love the holiday and ongoing festival that we have created here".

Meanwhile, Ibrahimovic said the quarterfinal would be decided by "the team that best can handle their feelings will have an advantage".