This match of Group A in the Steve Arena is very important for both the teams.
Uruguay's result also means host Russian Federation, which has won its opening two Group A matches, is through to the next phase with one fixture to spare, while Egypt and Saudi Arabia are both out of the tournament.
With a single goal, Luis Suarez settled the fate of four teams in the group stage of the World Cup. The match finally reached in the penalty shootout and Uruguay reached the semi-finals by winning 4-2 in that.
Where is the World Cup 2018 Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia match?
The FIFA World Cup 2018 Uruguay v/s Saudia Arabia match will take place on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
The Barcelona striker seems to have learnt his lesson hard after missing a slew of easy chances to score in their opening fixture, making a narrow escape against Egypt by a goal. A win today means, Uruguay would get six points, and both Uruguay and Russian Federation would be six points clear of Egypt and Saudi Arabia with one game to be played ahead.
The World Cup 2018 Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia match begins at 8:30 pm (IST). However they had knocked out by Sweden in the round of 16 at that time.
Uruguay: Muslera - Varela, Gimenez, Godin, Caceres - Sanchez (Nantes, 82), Bentancourt, Vecino (Torreira, 59), Rodriguez (Laxalt, 59), Suarez, Cavani.
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Efficiency is something Saudi Arabia will have to massively improve on for the 2019 Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates but at least, in one game against Uruguay, they showed pride.
They looked to build possession against Russian Federation but lacked the technical ability to do so, and they frequently left themselves open at the back after giving the ball away with a misplaced or miscontrolled pass.