Uruguay FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad – Uruguay is not only one of the best teams in South America but also very competitive on the world stage. The Uruguayan team is the 14th-ranked side in the world. Even if not tagged as favorites, the team has the capacity to upset any teams which are candidates to win the World Cup. Uruguay is a 15-time Copa America champion and the team has a great historic record to its name. Even though the current form is not the best, Uruguay is certainly one team to beat. The likes of Suarez and Godin make this team dangerous.
Uruguay’s Past Performances at FIFA World Cup
Uruguay is a two-time world champion. Uruguay was the country to host the first FIFA World Cup back in 1930. The team successfully won the tournament on home soil. Uruguay refused to participate in the 1934 and 1938 FIFA World Cup. The team was back at the 1950 world cup and again were crowned champions. Since 1950, Uruguay has not won the FIFA World Cup. The team has finished 4th thrice during these years but has not been part of the finals of the world cup for over seven decades.
|1934||Refused to participate|
|1958||Did not qualify|
|1978||Did not qualify|
|1986||Round of 16||16th|
|1994||Did not qualify|
|2006||Did not qualify|
|2014||Round of 16||12th|
Uruguay FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule
Uruguay is part of Group G along with South Korea, Portugal and Ghana. The Uruguay team will kick off their Qatar campaign against South Korea on 24th November 2022. Then they will face Portugal and Ghana on 28th November and 2nd December. These matches will be held at Lusail Iconic stadium and Al Janoub Stadium respectively.
|24th November 2022||Uruguay vs South Korea||Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan|
|28th November 2022||Uruguay vs Portugal||Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail|
|2nd December 2022||Uruguay vs Ghana||Al Janoub Stadium, Al Wakrah|
Uruguay FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad: 26 Men Probable Player List
Uruguay is one of the teams where you will find some popular names. These names are seen minting huge money across the world in various leagues. It is not an easy job for Uruguay football to select the best 26 from all the talent available to them. The Uruguayan Football Association will announce the Uruguay FIFA World Cup 2022 squad soon. Till then, we have shared the 26 men’s probable player list who are likely to travel to Qatar.
|7||MF||Nicolás de la Cruz|
|10||MF||Giorgian de Arrascaeta|
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