Portugal qualifies for the round of 16 in the 2022 World Cup, with an exciting victory over Uruguay
The Portugal national team defeated Uruguay, 2-0, in the match that was held at the “Lusail Stadium”, in the second round of the eighth and final group of the 2022 World Cup, which is currently being held in Qatar and continues until the eighteenth of next December, with the participation of 32 teams representing the continents. the six.
Portugal’s goals came through Bruno Fernandez in the 54th and 94th minutes, respectively, to officially qualify the team for the knockout stages after leading the group with 6 points and the full score, without regard to the result of the final round.
“Brazil Europe” leads the ranking table of Group Eight in the 2022 World Cup, with 6 points, followed by Ghana, with 3 points, and South Korea, with one point, equally with Uruguay, bottom of the ranking.
Portugal’s national team started its career in the 22nd edition of the World Cup, with an exciting victory over Ghana, 3-2, in the dramatic match that brought the two teams together at the “974” stadium in the first round of Group H, in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Achieving victory over Brazil in Europe in order to maintain chances of qualifying for the next round, while the Uruguay national team does not have any alternatives.
The Uruguay national team fell into a goalless draw against Uruguay in the confrontation that brought them together at the Education City Stadium, in the first round of the group stage in Group H.
In the 2018 World Cup Russia, after the Uruguay national team achieved a victory over Brazil in Europe with two goals to one, so the Portuguese national team will work to take revenge on the representative of South America, who caused his exclusion from the round of sixteen competitions for the last edition.
Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo is considering including Uruguay in the list of victims of his international goals, as the Don failed to score the South American national team, in the only confrontation he played against in the final price of the 2018 World Cup.
The composition of the Portugal national team was as follows:
Goalkeeper: Diego Costa.
Defense line: Cancelo, Diaz, Pepe, Guerrero.
Midfield: William Caravayello, Robin Navas, Bruno Fernandez.
Offensive line: Joao Felix, Bernardo Silva, Cristiano Ronaldo.
While the Uruguay national team was formed as follows:
Defenders: Jimenez, Godin, Coates.
Midfield: Varela, Valverde, Bentacur, Vicino, Oliveira.
Offensive line: Darwin Nunez, Cavani.