The mouth-watering contest between two of the tournament favourites Chile and Uruguay is just hours away. It is anticipated to be a close encounter as the sides will play their last group tie, hoping to take momentum in the next phase of Copa America 2019.
The two-time reigning champions, Chile in their first game whitewashed Japan 4-0, with goals coming from Erick Pulgar, Eduardo Vargas, Alexis Sanchez. In the second fixture, the Chileans got the better of Ecuador and registered a win of 2-1.
While Uruguay is currently at the second position in the group C Copa America 2019 points table. They have 4 points out of 2 games, having one 4-0 against Ecuador and drawing another with the Asian team Japan 2-2 draw by Japan last time out.
Venue: Estadio Jornalista Mário Filho (Maracanã)
Date & Time: 24th June 2019, 4:30 AM
Goalkeepers: Gabriel Arias, Brayan Cortes, Yerko Urra
Defenders: Gary Medel, Gonzalo Jara, Mauricio Isla, Guillermo Maripan, Igor Lichnovsky, Jean Beausejour, Paulo Diaz, Oscar Opazo
Midfielders: Arturo Vidal, Charles Aranguiz, Erick Pulgar, Diego Valdes, Pedro Pablo Hernandez, Esteban Pavez
Forwards: Alexis Sanchez, Jose Pedro Fuenzalida, Nicolas Castillo, Eduardo Vargas, Junior Fernandes, Angelo Sagal
Goalkeepers: Fernando Muslera, Martin Silva, Martin Campana
Defenders: José Giménez, Diego Godín, Giovanni González, Marcelo Saracchi, Diego Laxalt, Sebastián Coates, Martín Cáceres
Midfielders: Matías Vecino, Rodrigo Bentancur, Nicolás Lodeiro, Lucas Torreira, Federico Valverde, Nahitan Nández, Giorgian De Arrascaeta, Gastón Pereiro
Forward: Edinson Cavani, Cristhian Stuani, Maximiliano Gomez, Jonathan Rodriguez, Luis Suarez
Chile Vs Uruguay: About the teams
The Chile men’s national football team represents Chile in major international football competitions and is controlled by the Federación de Fútbol de Chile which was established in 1895. The team is commonly referred to as La Roja (“The Red One”). They have appeared in nine World Cup tournaments and were hosts of the 1962 FIFA World Cup where they finished in third place.
The Uruguay national football team represents Uruguay in international association football and is controlled by the Uruguayan Football Association, the governing body for football in Uruguay. The Uruguayan team is commonly referred to as La Celeste (The Sky Blue). They have won the Copa América 15 times, the most successful national team in the tournament.
Head to Head Record between Chile and Uruguay in previous clashes
This will be the 81st meeting between the two teams. Uruguay have upper hand in the head-to-head record, with 44 wins in 80 matches. Chile, on the other hand, have won 17 times.
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Probable Playing XI for Chile Vs Uruguay Copa America 2019 Group C match
Chile Playing XI: Arias; Isla, Medel, Maripan, Beausejour; Aranguiz, Pulgar, Vidal; Fuenzalida, Vargas, Sanchez
Uruguay Playing XI: Muslera; Caceres, Gimenez, Godin, Gonzalez; Nandez, Bentancur, Torreira, Lodeiro; Suarez, Cavani