Fifa World Cup Uruguay vs South Korea: An exciting match was played between Uruguay vs South Korea on Thursday in the FIFA World Cup 2022 being hosted by Qatar. In the match, both the teams were seen dominating each other. This is the reason why no goal was scored in the match and the match ended in a goalless draw.
The Uruguay team is at number 14 in the FIFA rankings. While Republic of Korea is present at number 28. In such a situation, it is a big success for Korea to stop the Uruguay team on a draw. You can also call this a reversal in a way, because in this match only Uruguay was considered to be the contender for victory.
Suarez and Hwang Eui-jo missed chances
The magic of Uruguay’s star player Luis Suarez also did not work in the match. Most of the eyes were on him in this match, but he has disappointed the fans. South Korea dominated the first 20 minutes of the match, but in the 22nd minute, Uruguay came back and created a great chance to score.
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First the opportunity came to Nuniz. He got a chance to score from outside Korea’s box. After this, Suarez also got a good chance, but he too could not capitalize on it. It is not that Korea did not get a chance. In the 34th minute of the first half, Korean star Hwang Eui-jo also had an easy chance to score, but his shot went over the goal post.
Even before the end of the first half, in the 44th minute, Uruguay captain Diego Godin had a chance to score from the penalty corner, but he also missed the goal with the help of a header. The ball hit the goal post and came out.
Uruguay’s power in the second half, but there was no goal
In the second half, the Uruguayan team increased its offensive game even more. When the team failed to score, Luis Suarez was made to sit. In his place, Edinson Cavani was brought on the field as a substitute. But even Kawani could not show any magic. No goal could be scored in the extra time after 90 minutes and the match ended in a goalless draw.