Uruguay, the New Yorker, and the world cup. Written by Veronica. Date of post: 3 July, 20101 May, 2011. 1 Comment Posted in ARTS AND HUMANITIES, featured, South America Tagged NEW YORKER, SOCCER WORLD CUP, SOUTH AFRICA, URUGUAY1 Comment The New Yorker said we were an ordinary team, but we made the top four. Returning from LA, I was able to witness and celebrate Uruguay´s triumphs in the soccer world cup.