Portugal will go into Monday’s Group H match against Uruguay knowing to book a place in the last 16 of the 2022 World Cup. Portugal vs Uruguay (POR vs URU) will be a vital game for both nations. A win for Portugal will ensure their place in the next stage and a win for Uruguay will help them survive a potential exit.
Portugal – Cristiano Ronaldo became the first man to score from the penalty spot in five World Cups when he scored against Ghana on Thursday evening. Santos’ team held on for a crucial three points, and a win on Monday would advance them to the knockout round of the competition ahead of their final game in the section against South Korea on December 2.
Uruguay – Uruguay hit the crossbar twice in their tournament opener against South Korea on Thursday, with Diego Godin heading against the post in the first half and Federico Valverde thumping one off the crossbar in the closing stages of a goalless draw. On matchday two, Diego Alonso’s side can neither qualify nor be eliminated, but a poor result would undoubtedly leave them vulnerable ahead of their final match in the section against Ghana on December 2.
POR vs URU: Match Details
|Portugal vs Uruguay
|29th November 2022
|12:30 AM (IST)
|Lusail Iconic Stadium, Lusail, Qatar
POR vs URU: Broadcast Details
The match will be broadcast LIVE on Sports 18 and Sports 18 HD Channels in India. Those who want to watch the match online can do so via the Jio Cinema app.
POR vs URU: Head-to-Head stats
Portugal and Uruguay have faced each other 2 times in all competitions.
Dream 11 Top Picks and Player Stats
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal has an abundance of talent on their team. They are not the same Portugal team that has relied too heavily on Cristiano Ronaldo for more than a decade.
Federico Valverde: The best player on the pitch during the 0-0 draw against South Korea. His attacking and defensive skill set has been very vital for Uruguay
POR vs URU: Dream 11 Fantasy Team
Defenders: Godin, Jimenez, Guerrero, Cancelo
Midfielders: B. Silva, B. Fernandes, Bentancur, Valverde
Forwards: Ronaldo, Suarez
Dream 11 Captain & Vice-Captain Choice For The Match
Captain: Cristiano Ronaldo
Vice-Captain: Bruno Fernandes
POR vs URU: Predicted Line-Up
Portugal possible starting lineup: Costa; Cancelo, Dias, Pepe, Guerreiro; Bernardo, Neves, Carvalho; Fernandes, Ronaldo, Felix
Uruguay possible starting lineup: Pochet; Caceres, Godin, Gimenez, Olivera; Valverde, Bentancur, Vecino; Pellistri, Suarez, Nunez
POR vs URU: Team News
Doubtful: Otávio, Nuno Mendes
Doubtful: Ronald Araujo