Uruguay will take on South Korea in a Group H fixture to kick off their World Cup campaign on Thursday. It’s a 1:00 pm GMT kick-off at Education City Stadium, Al-Rayyan. Let’s take a quick look at the official Uruguay vs South Korea lineup and gather the latest team news.
🆚 Uruguay vs South Korea | Group H
🗓 Date: Thursday, 24 November 2022
🕗 Kickoff-Time: 10:00 am Uruguay Time | 10:00 pm South Korea Time
🏟 Venue: Education City Stadium, Al-Rayyan
Uruguay’s Confirmed Lineup vs South Korea
|Defender||Caceres, Godin, Gimenez, Olivera|
|Midfielder||Valverde, Vecino, Bentancur|
|Forward||Pellistri, Suarez, Nunez|
Barcelona defender Ronald Araujo is recovering from his injury. He will miss their World Cup opener against Korea.
South Korea’s Confirmed Lineup vs Uruguay
|Defender||Moon-Hwan, Min-Jae Kim, Young-Gwon, Jin-Su|
|Midfielder||In-Beom, Jung; Na, Jae-Sung Lee, Son|
South Korea’s biggest star Son Heung-min fractured his eye socket earlier this month. He is training wearing a protective mask. The Tottenham superstar will start, taking a risk of further injury to lead his nation.