Uruguay’s first group winners at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS

Uruguay has Monday in Samara with a 3-0 victory (rest: 2-0) against host Russia in the first place in group A to be played. With the maximum of 9 points, the South American country, Russia.

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Russia had its first two matches very easily won 5-0 against Saudi Arabia, 3-1 against Egypt), but I got it with Uryguay an opponent of a different size is presented. The Russian coach Stanislav Chersesov had on Sunday declared nothing on his team will change, but, eventually brought three new names (Smolnikov, Kudriashov and Miranchuk). His Uruguayan colleague Oscar Tabarez fourth of four changes made by and changed his system to an offensive 3-5-2.

Star player Luis Suarez opened the score in the 10th minute. After an error of Iury Gazinksy, ten days back the first goalscorer in this world cup, scored the attacker of Barcelona from a free kick. In the 23rd minute lost to another Russian, what of the heldenstatus during the first two matches gathered. Denis Good devieerde a shot from Diego Laxalt and saw the ball into his own goal disappear. After 36 minutes had Russia with ten. The Senegalese referee Malang Diedhiou sent Igor Smolnikov with a second yellow to the side. Immediately should also Good rest. He was substituted for Mario Fernandes, an extra defender.

With only Artem Dzyuba in the forefront, could the Russians have little hazard. Under the leaden sun in Samara showed the Uruguayanen the pace in the second half bags. Only in the injury time took advantage of Edinson Cavani, who was also at the previous two world CHAMPIONSHIPS, scored one of the scarce opportunities. Fernando Moments held already for the sixth international his nets clean. Uruguay had as yet no goal collection on the world cup 2018.

In the eighth-finals take Uruguay and Russia on the first two of group B. to begin the Monday night between Spain, Portugal, and Iran, to two tickets.

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