Uruguay vs Korea Republic: Korea held Uruguay to a draw, both teams could not score even after full time


08:30 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs Korea Republic match draw

Korea Republic held Uruguay to a goalless draw in Group H of the FIFA World Cup. Both the teams could not score any goal even after full time. Both the teams had to be satisfied with one point each. The second match of this group will be between Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal team and Ghana in a while.

Uruguay’s team will now play against Portugal on November 28 and Korea’s team will also play against Ghana on the same day. Uruguay has played the eighth match draw in this World Cup. This is the third most by any team in this tournament. Only England (11) and Brazil (9) have played more drawn matches than Uruguay. Two shots from the Uruguayan team hit the goalpost. This is the first time this has happened with the Uruguayan team since 1990. In 1990 also against Korea Republic, Uruguay had two shots hit the goal post.

Both the teams missed some easy chances. Looking at the statistics, Uruguay attempted 10 shots on goal during the match. Out of these only one shot was on target. However, the team could not score any goals. At the same time, Korea attempted seven shots. However, none of the team’s shots could remain on target. Uruguay’s ball possession was 56 percent and Korea’s 44 percent. A player from both the teams got a yellow card. Martin Caceres of Uruguay and Cho Gye Sung of Korea received yellow cards.

08:01 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Record of Uruguay

Uruguay has not conceded a goal till the 70th minute of this match. This means that the team has gone 445 minutes in the World Cup group stage without conceding a goal. England scored the last goal in the 75th minute in the group stage against Uruguay at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. It was the last goal scored by any team against Uruguay in the group stage of the FIFA World Cup.

07:55 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Uruguay made a catch in the second half

In the second half, the Uruguayan team has made a grip. The team is keeping ball possession. In the 64th minute, Edinson Cavani was sent on as a substitute for Lewis Suarez. Even after 70 minutes, both the teams could not score any goal.

07:20 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: No goal till half-time

Korea Republic and Uruguay team could not score a single goal till half time. The score is currently 0-0. Both the teams missed some easy chances in the first half. In the 34th minute, Hwang Eui-jo of Korea had an easy chance to score from outside Uruguay’s D, but his shot went over the post. After this, in the 44th minute, Uruguay captain Diego Godin missed the goal with the help of a header on the penalty corner. Godin’s header hit the Korean goal post and Uruguay missed out on the lead. In the second half, both Korea and Uruguay would like to score quick goals to take the lead.

Korea had 51 percent of the ball possession at half-time and Uruguay had 49 percent of the ball possession. Uruguay attempted four shots. Out of this only one was on target. However, the team could not score any goals. At the same time, Korea attempted two shots and neither of them remained on target. By half-time, Uruguay had three and Korea had two penalty corners.

06:36 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Nuñez and Suarez missed the chance

Korea Republic dominated the match in the opening 20 minutes. The team held approximately 60 percent ball possession. At the same time, the Uruguayan team was seen struggling. However, in the 22nd minute, Uruguay had the best chance to score. Nuñez failed to shoot from outside Korea’s box. At the same time, Suarez also missed the opportunity.

06:30 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Great performance by Asian teams

Asian teams have done exceptionally well in this World Cup so far. In such a situation, Uruguay would not want to take the Republic of Korea lightly. In this FIFA World Cup, Saudi Arabia’s team has defeated Argentina and Japan’s team has defeated four-time World Cup Germany. The game of the first half continues.

06:28 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Uruguay in danger from Son Heungmin

The biggest threat to Uruguay will come from Korea Republic captain Son Heungmin. Son is world famous for his ability to score goals. His pace is enough to outwit any defender. At the same time, Korea Republic will have to avoid Uruguayan legend Luis Suarez.

06:20 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Starting line-up of both teams

Uruguay have fielded in a 4-3-3 line-up. That is, the team has entered the field with a strategy of four defenders, three midfielders and three forwards. Whereas, Korea Republic have fielded in a 4-5-1 line-up. That means there will be four defenders, five midfielders and only one forward.

Korea Republic (4-5-1): Kim Songgyu, Kim Jinsu, Kim Minjae, Kim Moonhwan, Kim Youngwon, Jung Wooyoung, Hwang Inbeom, Son Hyungmin (c), Lee Jasung, Na Sangho, Hwang Uijo.

Uruguay (4-3-3): Sergio Rochet, Jose Jimenez, Diego Godin (c), Mathias Oliveira, Martin Casaras, Matias Vesino, Rodrigo Bentacur, Federico Valverde, Facundo Pellistri, Luis Suarez, Darwin Nunez.

06:20 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Uruguay’s record in FIFA World Cup

Uruguay have won six of their last eight matches in the FIFA World Cup. The team had to face defeat in two. In the 2018 World Cup, the team won four matches. Then the team defeated Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Portugal. Uruguay equaled their record for most wins in any FIFA World Cup. Earlier in 1930, the team had won four matches in a World Cup. Then Uruguay defeated Peru, Romania, Yugoslavia and Argentina.

06:19 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs South Korea Live: Uruguay’s record in the opening match of the World Cup

Uruguay has won its opening match only once in the last seven FIFA World Cups. Three matches were drawn and in three the Uruguayan team had to face defeat. Uruguay’s only win came in the opening match against Egypt in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Out of the last seven, the team has managed to reach the next round five times.

06:03 PM, 24-Nov-2022

Uruguay vs Korea Republic: Korea held Uruguay to a draw, both teams could not score even after full time

Hi! Welcome to the live blog of Amar Ujala. Today the matches of Group-H round of FIFA World Cup are going to start. In the first match of Group-H, the 2010 runner-up will face the challenge of the Asian giants Korea Republic. This is Uruguay’s 14th FIFA World Cup. Since 2010, he has been playing this tournament continuously. At the same time, this is Korea’s 11th FIFA World Cup. This is the highest among Asian countries. The Korean team has become a part of this tournament for the 10th time in a row. Since 1986, the team has been playing this tournament continuously. Uruguay has a FIFA ranking of 14, while Korea Republic is ranked 28 in the FIFA rankings. This match is being played at Education City Stadium.





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