Irish in Uruguay
Ireland’s presence in Uruguay spans centuries. The country’s navy was founded by an Irishman, while Uruguayans of Irish Descent include the world-famous footballers Diego Forlan and Fabián O’Neill. Today, the Irish in Uruguay are represented by an embassy in nearby Buenos Aires. There are also several Irish Cultural Groups based throughout the country.
Irish in Uruguay History
Irish in Uruguay News
- El Observador: “Irlanda en Uruguay: un recorrido por los pubs de acá”
- Irish Independent: “‘Distinctly average’ Ireland hold off Uruguay”
- Irish Rugby: “Match Video: Emerging Ireland 33 Uruguay 7”
- Star Sports: “Hockey World League Semi-Final”