Uruguay vs South Korea Player Ratings

Uruguay and South Korea drew-0-0 in group H’s first fixture. They now await the result of Portugal’s match to know what they’ll need to do in order to qualify from the group.

Starting XI-

Rochet- 6/10 He didn’t have anything to do throughout the game and ended with zero saves.

Caceres- 5/5 Ended the game with three recoveries, two clearances and lost most of his duels against Son.

Godin- 7/10 He had an excellent game. Read the game and recycled the ball well and even hit the post in the first half. 

Gimenez- 8/10 Was crucial in unlocking South Korea’s defensive structure with his diagonal switches and made some crucial blocks in the second half.

Olivera- 6/10 Got into promising positions but his final ball wasn’t good enough. Was decent defensively and ended the game with the most chances created (alongside Fede).

Fede Valverde- 7.5 The Real Madrid star had to prioritize his defensive responsibilities but he also got involved in the attack throughout the game. Nearly won it in the dying minutes with a wonder strike from outside the box that hit the post. 

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Vecino- 5/10 The 31 year old was given a more offensive role in the first half but was deployed much deeper in the second. He wasn’t good enough on the ball and only won 50% of his duels.

Bentancur- 8/10 The Spurs midfielder had the most defensive responsibility in the Uruguay midfield and did his job well. He ended the game with 100% tackles won.

Pellistri- 7/10 Very good performance from the youngster. Had to help Cacares out to double-up on Heung Min Son but was also their main offensive outlet on the counter attack.

Nunez- 5/10 Had a great chance to open the scoring in the first half and his struggles continued throughout the match.

Suarez- 5/10 Didn’t have much service and he wasn’t good enough with the ball at his feet.


Cavani- 6/10 Brought some much-needed energy to the attack and boosted his team’s performance with his efforts.

Varela- N/A

De La Cruz- N/A

Vina- N/A

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