Uruguay vs Korea Republic – Preview, Tips and Odds

World: World Cup
Uruguay
Full Time
0:0
South Korea
Highlights and Stats


The Education City Stadium will be the venue of the World Cup game between the nations of Uruguay and Korea Republic that will unfold on Thursday. The two selections were drawn in Group H of the tournament, along with the teams of Brazil and Serbia.

Uruguay vs Korea Republic Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2018/10/12Last 2 Games
Uruguay
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Waway
South Korea
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Lhome

Worth Mentioning

The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for Korea Republic, who prevailed with the score of 2:1 at home back in October, 2018. Playing at home has been a great advantage during the last 2 encounters, with the hosting side recording 2 wins. Both of the previous two meetings produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. The two encounters between Uruguay and South Korea resulted in an average score of 3.00 goals per match.

Uruguay vs Korea Republic Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 2 games

UruguaySouth Korea
  • Goals

    1.00
    1.00
  • Fouls

    no data
  • Corners

    no data
  • Offsides

    no data
  • Cards

    no data
  • Posession

    no data

Uruguay Form

  • ?
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Dhome

Uruguay’s last game ended in a win when facing Canada, with the score after the final whistle being 0:2. Uruguay’s performance has not been greatly affected by the factor of playing at home or away in their last 10 encounters. These resulted in five home wins and four away wins. Only one of the team’s last ten games ended in a draw. Out of the last five Uruguay encounters, two produced over 2.5 goals and none witnessed goals at both ends. Within this timeframe, the team was able to keep four clean sheets, and failed to score a goal in two matches. The statistics show that the Uruguay’s most recent five meetings averaged 2.20 goals.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    10.38
  • Corners
    5.63
  • Offsides
    1.00
  • Cards
    1.13
  • Posession
    34%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Friendly2022/09/27CanadaUruguay02 W
Friendly2022/09/23IranUruguay10 L
Friendly2022/06/11UruguayPanama50 W
Friendly2022/06/05United StatesUruguay00 D
Friendly2022/06/03MexicoUruguay03 W
WC Qualifying South America2022/03/29ChileUruguay02 W
WC Qualifying South America2022/03/24UruguayPeru10 W
WC Qualifying South America2022/02/01UruguayVenezuela41 W
WC Qualifying South America2021/11/12UruguayArgentina01 L
WC Qualifying South America2021/10/07UruguayColombia00 D

Korea Republic Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Waway

In their most recent match, Korea Republic played against Iceland on Friday, with the final score of the game being a 1:0 home victory. The team is presently on a streak of two consecutive victories and has not sustained a single loss in its previous three games. Playing at home proved advantageous in the previous ten Korea Republic games, with the hosts winning five and the visitors winning two. Two of the team’s five last matches had over 2.5 goals, and one witnessed goals at both ends of the field. Korea Republic kept three clean sheets, and they didn’t score in two of those encounters. The team’s last five games resulted in an average of 1.8 goals per game. 
  • Goals
    2.10
  • Fouls
    10.20
  • Corners
    6.40
  • Offsides
    1.40
  • Cards
    1.40
  • Posession
    57%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Friendly2022/11/11Korea RepublicIceland10 W
Friendly2022/09/27Korea RepublicCameroon10 W
Friendly2022/09/23Korea RepublicCosta Rica22 D
Friendly2022/06/14Korea RepublicEgypt41 W
Friendly2022/06/10Korea RepublicParaguay22 D
WC Qualifying Asia2022/03/29UAEKorea Republic10 L
WC Qualifying Asia2022/02/01SyriaKorea Republic02 W
WC Qualifying Asia2022/01/27LebanonKorea Republic01 W
Friendly2022/01/15IcelandKorea Republic15 W
WC Qualifying Asia2021/11/16IraqKorea Republic03 W

Formations and Lineups

Uruguay

Formation:4-3-3
  • G23Sergio Rochet
  • D22Martín Cáceres
  • D3Diego Godín
  • D2José María Giménez
  • D16Mathías Olivera
  • M15Federico Valverde
  • M6Rodrigo Bentancur
  • M5Matías Vecino
  • F8Facundo Pellistri
  • F9Luis Suárez
  • F11Darwin Núñez
23 Sergio Rochet 22 Martín Cáceres 3 Diego Godín 2 José María Giménez 16 Mathías Olivera 15 Federico Valverde 6 Rodrigo Bentancur 5 Matías Vecino 8 Facundo Pellistri 9 Luis Suárez 11 Darwin Núñez

South Korea

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G1Seung-gyu Kim
  • D15Moon-hwan Kim
  • D4Min-jae Kim
  • D19Young-Gwon Kim
  • D3Jin-su Kim
  • M6In-Beom Hwang
  • M5Woo-Young Jung
  • M17Sang-Ho Na
  • M10Jae-Sung Lee
  • M7Heung-min Son
  • F16Ui-Jo Hwang
1 Seung-gyu Kim 15 Moon-hwan Kim 4 Min-jae Kim 19 Young-Gwon Kim 3 Jin-su Kim 6 In-Beom Hwang 5 Woo-Young Jung 17 Sang-Ho Na 10 Jae-Sung Lee 7 Heung-min Son 16 Ui-Jo Hwang

Match Details

UruguayvsSouth Korea
  • 90+8`
    P. Bento
  • 88`
    Cho Gue-SungElbowing
  • 88`
    (in) Guillermo Varela(out) F. Pellistri
  • 79`
    (in) M. Vina(out) M. Olivera
  • 79`
    (in) N. de la Cruz(out) M. Vecino
  • 74`
    (in) Lee Kang-In(out) Na Sang-Ho
  • 74`
    (in) Son Jun-Ho(out) Lee Jae-Sung
  • 74`
    (in) Cho Gue-Sung(out) Hwang Ui-Jo
  • 64`
    (in) E. Cavani(out) L. Suarez
  • 57`
    M. CaceresRoughing

Players Ratings

UruguayvsSouth Korea
  • 15Federico Valverde
    7.7 / 10
  • 3Diego Godín
    7.3 / 10
  • 2José María Giménez
    7.3 / 10
  • 16Mathías Olivera
    7.3 / 10
  • 5Matías Vecino
    7.3 / 10
  • 6Rodrigo Bentancur
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Nicolás de la Cruz
    6.7 / 10
  • 17Matías Viña
    6.6 / 10
  • 21Edinson Cavani
    6.6 / 10
  • 23Sergio Rochet
    6.3 / 10
  • 22Martín Cáceres
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Facundo Pellistri
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Luis Suárez
    6.3 / 10
  • 13Guillermo Varela
    6.3 / 10
  • 11Darwin Núñez
    6.2 / 10
  • 3Jin-su Kim
    7.3 / 10
  • 15Moon-hwan Kim
    7.2 / 10
  • 4Min-jae Kim
    7 / 10
  • 1Seung-gyu Kim
    6.9 / 10
  • 19Young-Gwon Kim
    6.9 / 10
  • 6In-Beom Hwang
    6.9 / 10
  • 10Jae-Sung Lee
    6.9 / 10
  • 7Heung-min Son
    6.9 / 10
  • 18Kang-in Lee
    6.7 / 10
  • 13Son Jun ho
    6.7 / 10
  • 5Woo-Young Jung
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Gue-sung Cho
    6.3 / 10
  • 16Ui-Jo Hwang
    6.2 / 10
  • 17Sang-Ho Na
    6 / 10

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