Edinson Cavani of Palermo scores the opening goal during the Serie A match between Atalanta BC and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia on May 16, 2010 in Bergamo, Italy. (Getty Images)more pics »Edinson Cavani celebrates with teammates. (Getty Images)Edinson Cavani
is a pro footballer who competes for Uruguay in World Cup soccer, and also plays for Palermo. Edinson Cavani is a forward and is 6' and weighs 157 pounds. We'll be keeping an eye out for Edinson Cavani in World Cup 2010.
Uruguay plays South Africa today, June 16th, at 11:30 am (PT) on ESPN. They are playing in Group A. Uruguay fans are hoping for big plays from Atletico Madrid striker Diego Forlan and Ajax star Luis Suarez.
The top two teams of each group will advance to the Knockout Stage, which begins June 26, and the finals will be played on July 11. In case you need it, we've also built a printable World Cup 2010 Bracket here
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