Uruguay against Iran: the ‘celeste’ comes before the ‘princes of Persia‘ This in an international friendly Friday 09/23 at 11:00 am (Peru) at the NV Arena in Vienna, Austria. This match will be played without spectators in the stands, by decision of the government and the federation of this country, in preparation for the start of the World Cup in Qatar 2022.
That ‘charruas’ will contest this game with two important losses like the defender Diego Godin and the attacker Edinson Cavani. The middle of Velez suffered from a patellar tendon syndrome and is being treated during the pre-run of Valencia He was not called up due to his lack of continuity. Both players took part in the last friendly duel ‘Light Blue’.
The rival of this meeting was the Panama national team. The led by Diego too scored a great win by beating the Panamanians 5-0 Centennial Stadium. He scored the home team’s goals Cavani (39th and 48th penalties), Nicholas of the Cross (58′), Maximiliano Gomez (68′) and Diego Rossi (77′).
The Iranian team will have its first major test against a history of world football this Friday. The arrival of the Portuguese strategist, Carlos Queirozexpanded the possibilities for that belonging to painting Asian Football Confederation (AFC). The Portuguese coach will take a seat on the bench ‘team melli’ for the third time in a row World Championship, That was in 2014 and 2018.
in the Qatar 2022Uruguay will be in the Group H and has to face up Portugal, Ghana and South Korea. While Iran will be in B group and is measured England, Wales and the United States.
Uruguay coach Diego Alonso has ruled out José María Giménez’s friendly appearance due to physical problems. Just like Sebastián Coates, who was injured in the last game at his club Sporting de Lisboa.
The Celeste striker Luis Suárez analyzed the rival and revealed the feelings of the squad. “We come to work and, as always, we give our best in every game. The Uruguay squad is competitive, the level is high and we have to try to show that in training. It is a team classified for the World Cup and has a high level of competition. He has changed coaches but he will be there with the same enthusiasm that we need to be in the World Cup. We’ll try to face that as best we can, pay attention to what the coach asks and approach it like any game we play with the national team.”
Uruguay: Serge Rochet; Damián Suárez, Ronald Araujo, Agustín Rogel, Mathias Olivera; Federico Valverde, Rodrigo Bentancur; Facundo Pellistri, Giorgian de Arrascaeta, Darwin Nunez and Luis Suarez. EN: Diego Alonso.
Iran: Alireza Beiranvand; Sadegh Moharrami, Mohamad Hosein Kananizadegan, Shoja Khalilzadeh, Ehsan Haj Safi; Ahmad Nurolahi, Said Ezatolahi, Saman Qodus; Sardar Azmun, Mehdi Taremi and Alireza Jahanbakhsh. DT: Carlos Queiroz.
You can watch this international game on the channels DIRECTV SportsMontecable, TCC, Nuevo Siglo, TV Cable del Este, Telecable, Cablevisión, Canaria Vision, Colonia Telecable, Melo TV, Seribal, Pafinol, Bella Vista, Time Tower, Benisur and UPTV.
– Peru / 11:00 am
– Ecuador / 11:00 am
– Colombia / 11:00 am
– Mexico / 11:00 am
– Bolivia / 12:00 p.m
– Venezuela / 12:00 p.m.
– Paraguay / 12:00 p.m
– East Coast of the United States / 12:00 p.m
– Chile / 1:00 p.m
– Argentina / 1:00 p.m
– Brazil / 1:00 p.m
– Uruguay / 1:00 p.m
That Uruguay national teamand this Friday, September 23, meets Iran for the second time in its history. The first game played by both countries was that February 4, 2003as they played the final of a friendly home run Carlsberg Cup in Hong Kong. The South American squad split up 1-1 against the Iranian in regular time but were able to concede victory on penalties 4-2.