Uruguay Wrap: Nacional stay clear at summit

Juan Manuel Diaz, Ivan Alonso and Richard Porta all scored for Nacional as they took control of their match away to Juventud de las Piedras and while the home side struck back with 10 minutes remaining, the visitors held on for the three points.

The win on Saturday took Nacional to 21 points after eight rounds in Uruguay's top tier, while Danubio, who had claimed top spot earlier in the round with a 3-1 triumph away to Defensor Sporting, slipped back to second on 20 points.

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