Uruguay vs France
The time has come when Uruguay and France are going to lock horns for the first Quarter-final clash of FIFA World Cup 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod Stadium. If we take previous six meetings of Uruguay and France in an international fixture, then Uruguay had won 2 out of 6 matches and drawn four games while France hadn’t won any one of them.
When: July 6, 07:30 PM IST
Where: Nizhny Novgorod Stadium
Both the teams are ready to take the challenge and fans are excited to see their teams playing in the first quarter-final of FIFA World Cup 2018. If we take a look on the total cumulative spectator that attended the world’s most significant event on Russia is 40 million which is a record, all thanks to Sweden vs Switzerland they attracted most eyeballs of the tournament. Still, the record of most spectators on the stadium was in the hands of USA in 1994 with the record 3.59 million attendance followed by Brazil 2014 with 3.43 million fans and Germany 2006 with 3.36 million followers while 2.58 million Spectators and still counting reached Russia to cheer their team in the arena.
That’s all from the fans perspective now let’s move out to see that which player is in danger to miss the semi-final if they got booked for an offence on the field.
From Uruguay: Rodrigo Bentancur
From France: Paul Pogba, Corentin Tolisso, Benjamin Pavard, Olivier Giroud
Recent form, Uruguay: WWWWW
In this tournament, Uruguay is on the winning streak by winning back-to-back four matches, but last time when they reach the quarter-final was in 2010 against Ghana. It was the most dramatic ending of a world cup quarter-final with the 4-2 penalty shootout. Uruguay then advanced to the semi-final but lose it to the Netherlands 2-3.
You can watch the telecast of Uruguay vs France on Sony Sports Network/HD, and web platform is Sonyliv.com.