Uruguay, France have point to prove at World Cup
Uruguay and France each have a lot to prove in their opening Group A game at the World Cup on Friday. Although they have won three World Cups between them — Uruguay in 1930 and ’50, France in ’98 — both are a shadow of their former selves. “Tomorrow will be the moment of truth,” France captain Patrice Evra said Thursday.
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