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Uruguay National Football Team 2018

Uruguay National Football Team 2018
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Uruguay National Football Team 2018 review: 19 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Óscar Tabárez

Captain: Diego Godín

Appearances in the World Cup: 13 (first in 1930)

Best result: Winners of the World Cup in 1930 and 1950

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Fernando Muslera
(Galatasaray)
12 GK Martín Campaña
(Independiente)
23 GK Martín Silva
(Vasco da Gama)
     
2 DF José Giménez
(Atlético Madrid)
3 DF Diego Godín
(Atlético Madrid)
4 DF Guillermo Varela
(Peñarol)
13 DF Gastón Silva
(Independiente)
16 DF Maxi Pereira
(Porto)
19 DF Sebastián Coates
(Sporting CP)
22 DF Martín Cáceres
(Lazio)
     
5 MF Carlos Sánchez
(Monterrey)
6 MF Rodrigo Bentancur
(Juventus)
7 MF Cristian Rodríguez
(Peñarol)
8 MF Nahitan Nández
(Boca Juniors)
14 MF Lucas Torreira
(Sampdoria)
15 MF Matías Vecino
(Inter Milan)
17 MF Diego Laxalt
(Genoa)
     
9 FW Luis Suárez
(Barcelona)
10 FW Giorgian De Arrascaeta
(Cruzeiro)
11 FW Cristhian Stuani
(Girona)
18 FW Maxi Gómez
(Celta Vigo)
20 FW Jonathan Urretaviscaya
(Monterrey)
21 FW Edinson Cavani
(Paris Saint-Germain)

Uruguay is part of Group A, together with:

  • Russia
  • Egypt
  • Saudi Arabia
Uruguay National Football Team 2018
75
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Uruguay National Football Team 2018

Why is Uruguay National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • FIFA World Ranking
    ?

    1018vs930.66
  • World Cup: goals scored
    ?

    7vs5.28
  • World Cup: matches won
    ?

    4vs2.04
  • World Cup titles won
    ?

    2vs0.94
  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    3vs5.28
  • World Cup: matches lost
    ?

    1vs1.77
  • World Cup: shots on target
    ?

    21vs15.69
  • World Cup: average number of shots per match
    ?

    8.6vs8.48

Team

1.FIFA World Ranking

1018

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
2.Average age of players

27.7yrs

The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
3.Team size

23

The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Titles

1.World Cup titles won

2

The number FIFA World Cup titles the team won. Started in 1930, the World Cup takes place every four years and reunites 32 teams out of 211 teams which compete in the qualifying tournaments.

Results

1.World Cup: matches won

4

The total number of matches the team won in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: matches lost

1

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: matches finished in a draw

0

The total number of matches the team finished in a draw in the World Cup.

Overall performance

1.World Cup: goals scored

7

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: goals received

3

The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: shots on target

21

The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
4.World Cup: corner kicks

18

The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
5.World Cup: offside offences

2

The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
6.World Cup: fouls committed

64

The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

1.World Cup: average number of shots per match

8.6

The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
2.World Cup: average number of fouls per match

12.8

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
3.World Cup: average number of shots on target per match

4.2

The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
4.World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match

3.6

The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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