Uruguay overtakes Ghana by two and bid farewell to the 2022 World Cup
The Uruguay national team left the competitions of the current version of the World Cup, despite its victory over its Ghanaian counterpart, with two goals free of charge, in the decisive confrontation that took place between them this evening, Friday, in the third and final round of Group Eight competitions in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Ghana vs Uruguay
Giorgian de Arascaita scored two goals for Uruguay against Ghana in the 26th and 32nd minutes of the match.
And Andre Ayew missed a penalty kick in favor of Ghana in the 20th minute of the match, which the Uruguayan goalkeeper managed to brilliantly save.
Ghana vs Uruguay
The Ghana formation was as follows: Ziggy, Sadio, Papa, Amarti, Salisio Salis, Partey, Andre Ayew, Jordan Ayew, Inaki, Mohamed Quddous.
The Uruguay squad came as follows: Rochet, Varela, Jimenez, Coates, Oliveira, Pellestri, Valverde Bentancur, Arrasquita, Suarez, Nunez.
Uruguay occupies third place in the standings of Group Eight, after raising its tally to 4 points, to bid farewell to the championship competitions, with a difference in goals scored behind its South Korean counterpart, who accompanied Portugal, the leaders in the round of sixteen.
Uruguay is one point ahead of Ghana, who is fourth and last, with 3 points.
The Uruguay national team succeeded in achieving its first victory in the World Cup, after losing to Portugal in the second round, and was preceded by a goalless draw with South Korea.
The Ghanaian national team achieved a single victory over the South Korean national team, with three goals to two, in the second round, while it lost in the first round against Portugal.
The famous match between the two teams in the quarter-finals of the 2010 edition was the only one that brought them together in the World Cup, which saw Uruguay prevail by penalty kicks, after a 1-1 draw in regular and extra time, and Luis Suarez, the star of the Celeste national team, was sent off after preventing a goal with his hand for the black team. stars.
The marketing value of the two teams exceeds 650 million euros, with 449.70 million euros for the Uruguay national team, compared to 216.90 for the Ghana national team.