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Uruguay book last-16 ticket with tough win over Japan

A moment of brilliance from Jose Luis Rodriguez and Nicolas Schiappacasse and a late goal from Mathias Olivera proved to be enough for Uruguay to beat Japan 2-0 in their Group D encounter in Suwon.

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'+Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'+ M. OLIVERA (Uruguay) scores!!
90'+ M. OLIVERA (Uruguay) scores!!
90'Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'Uruguay swing in the corner.
90'Uruguay swing in the corner.
89'The goalkeeper of Japan pulls off a save.
89'The goalkeeper of Japan pulls off a save.
89'A player from Uruguay sees his effort hit the target.
89'A player from Uruguay sees his effort hit the target.
88' TAKAGI (in) comes off the bench to replace MIYOSHI (out) (Japan)
88' TAKAGI (in) comes off the bench to replace MIYOSHI (out) (Japan)
86'Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
86'Uruguay try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
85'The goalkeeper of Uruguay pulls off a save.
85'The goalkeeper of Uruguay pulls off a save.

Statistics

Ball possession
45
%
55

Attempts

13Attempts9
3On-Target4
6Off-Target3
4Blocked2

Disciplinary

8Fouls Committed8
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

2Corners6
4Offsides0
8Free kicks12
4Saves1

Line-ups

Uruguay
UruguayURU
Japan
JapanJPN
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
Misses next match if booked 62'
7
79'
88'
(C) 80'
20'
Misses next match if booked
16
81'
19
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
62'
79'
10
81'
Absent
11
14
80'
Absent
18
88'
20
20'
CoachCoach
Fabian COITO (URU)Atsushi UCHIYAMA (JPN)

Match Facts

Suwon

Suwon World Cup Stadium

  • Stadium nameSuwon World Cup Stadium
  • CitySuwon

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy Night
  • 20° CTemperature
  • 7 m/sWind
  • 62 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Szymon MARCINIAK
    Poland
    PolandPOL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Pawel SOKOLNICKI (POL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Tomasz LISTKIEWICZ (POL)
  • Fourth official: Cüneyt ÇAKIR (TUR)
  • Video Assistant Referee 1: Danny MAKKELIE (NED)
  • Video Assistant Referee 2: --
  • Assistant Video Assistant Referee: William COLLUM (SCO)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Uruguay
URU
32103037
Italy
ITA
31114314
Japan
JPN
311145-14
South Africa
RSA
301214-31

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