Uruguay vs France Prediction & Match Preview World Cup 2018
Start Date: 5th July 2018 – 15:00 GMT
Referee: Nestor Pitana
Avg. cards: 0.35 – 5.10
Venue: Nizhny Novgorod Stadium – Russia
Competition: FIFA World Cup
Uruguay vs France Possible Lineups
Edinson Cavani was the legend for Uruguay against Portugal last time out yet the Paris Saint-Germain striker will apparently not be sufficiently fit to begin against France. To exacerbate the situation Luis Suárez got a thump in preparing amid Uruguay’s preperations, however is required to be fine.
With Cavani set to pass up a great opportunity for a beginning billet, Uruguay have a major choice to make. Make a like-for-like substitution and begin Cristhian Stuani or youngster Maxi Gomez or utilize this chance to begin an additional midfielder.
Rodrigo Bentancur will miss the semi-finals on the off chance that he is reserved against France and Uruguay progress.
Blaise Matuidi is suspended for France because of a collection of yellow cards. Nabil Fekir or Corentin Tolisso will nominate.
Other than that, Didier Deschamps isn’t relied upon to roll out any unforced improvements from the side that started against Argentina in the round of 16.
Djibril Sidibe is as yet damage worry for the Euro 2016 finalists however Benjamin Pavard is safe to start at right – back.
Samuel Umtiti was fit to start against Argentina in the round of 16 and will proceed in defence for France here.
Olivier Giroud, Corentin Tolisso, Paul Pogba and Pavard will bring about a one-match ban if they are booked against Uruguay.
Head to Head (Last 6 matches)
IF 05-06-2013 FT Uruguay 1 : 0 France
IF 15-08-2012 FT France 0 : 0 Uruguay
WC 11-06-2010 FT Uruguay 0 : 0 France
IF 19-11-2008 FT France 0 : 0 Uruguay
WC 06-06-2002 FT France 0 : 0 Uruguay
WC 15-07-1966 FT Uruguay 2 : 1 France
Final Score: Uruguay 2 – 2 France