In a lengthy statement the AFU went further, accusing the FA themselves of racism for not acknowledging the context in which the post was sent.
Anger grows over COVID-19 outbreak in Uruguay squad with captain Diego Godin latest to test positive
An outbreak of COVID-19 cases in the Uruguay squad is causing increasing alarm as captain Diego Godin became the 16th member to test positive for the virus after returning to his club.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Uruguay's Luis Suarez tests positive for COVID-19, will miss Brazil clash
The positive test also means Suarez will miss his club Atletico Madrid's La Liga outing against Barcelona, which would have been the first time he ran out against his former team.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Brazil beat Venezuela to lead South American qualifying group; Uruguay beat Colombia
Brazil unconvincingly beat Venezuela 1-0 at home, but that was enough for coach Tite's team to take the lead in South American World Cup qualifying with nine points from three matches.
The Paris Saint-Germain star suffered an adductor injury 28 October in a Champions League match against Istanbul Basaksehir.
David Beckham’s new MLS team finally has its first coach, with Inter Miami hiring Diego Alonso.
International friendlies: Lionel Messi returns to Argentina squad after three-month ban for clashes against Brazil, Uruguay
Lionel Messi was called up by Argentina on Thursday for friendly games against Brazil and Uruguay next month, the country's football association announced on Twitter
Strikers Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani are set to return for Uruguay in a friendly game against Hungary in November.
Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament
Rugby World Cup: Uruguayan players under police scanner after creating ruckus at a Kumamoto nightclub
Japanese police were investigating on Thursday after Uruguay players at the Rugby World Cup allegedly damaged property and tackled a staff member at a Kumamoto nightclub.
When the final whistle blew, Wales had enjoyed 66 per cent of possession and 73 per cent of the territory, yet it took three tries in the last 15 minutes to give them a respectable scoreline
As the game wore on, the superior quality of the Welsh attack told, and forward passes cost Fiji two more tries
Teenage wing Jordan Petaia crashed over for a try on his debut as Australia rode out two yellow cards to rout Uruguay 45-10 and stay on course for the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday.
A dominant forward display laid the foundation for an impressive victory by Georgia, who will now target an upset against Australia on 11 October as their path to a shock quarter-final place from Pool D.
Rugby World Cup 2019: Canada seek inspiration from Uruguay's shock victory ahead of campaign opener against Italy
Uruguay's shock win over Fiji has inspired Canada who are looking for a similar upset when they open their World Cup campaign against Six Nations wooden-spooners Italy in Fukuoka on Thursday.
Rugby World Cup 2019: Minnows Uruguay pull off greatest upset in their history by beating Fiji 30-27
Minnows Uruguay pulled off the greatest upset in their history on Wednesday as they stunned Fiji 30-27 to leave the Pacific islanders staring at an early exit from the Rugby World Cup.
In the recent rankings released by FIFA, India fell two places to 103 after it lost two matches and drew one in the Intercontinental Cup earlier this month
Brazil are aiming to win the Copa America without conceding a single goal in the entire tournament when they face Peru in the finals on Sunday
Copa America 2019: Uruguay capitalised on Chile's weaknesses with right attitude and mentality, says striker Edinson Cavani
Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani who scored the only goal for his side in the 1-0 win over Chile creditedthe win to the team playing with the right attitude
Copa America 2019: Japan, Ecuador miss out on quarter-finals; Uruguay top Group C with narrow win over Chile
Japan and Ecuador were left heartbroken as their 1-1 draw in Belo Horizonte on Monday saw them miss out on the Copa America quarter-finals, with Paraguay qualifying instead.