PSG’s Edinson Cavani and Bordeaux’s Diego Rolan called up by Uruguay

Ligue 1 players Edinson Cavani of Paris Saint-Germain and Diego Rolan of Girondins de Bordeaux have been called up by Uruguay for their upcoming international friendly.

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Opponents in the league last weekend, PSG’s Cavani and Bordeaux’s Rolan will be teammates at the end of the month when Uruguay face Morocco.

28-year-old Cavani is an experienced international who has featured for the South Americans at two World Cups, but 21-year-old Rolan is still taking his maiden steps as a Uruguay player, having only five caps to date.

Both played on Sunday as Bordeaux dented PSG’s title hopes with a thrilling 3-2 victory at the Stade Chaban-Delmas. Cavani came on as a substitute for Laurent Blanc’s side, while Rolan proved to be the match-winner, finding the net with Bordeaux’s third in the dying minutes of the match.

Uruguay are to face Morocco in Agadir on March 28.


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