USA 1-1 Uruguay: USA rescue a draw thanks to Jordan Morris
Final Score | USA 1-1 Uruguay, International Friendly
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GAME OVER! Uruguay and USA tie at one to close their FIFA Date participation
Two minutes of added time
We're getting close to the end of the game with both playing the ball with USA trying to get that late goal
The game is almost over and the intensity of it that was already a bit slow is getting even more slower
USA - In goes Paxton Pomykal for Jordan Morris
USA waked up with Morris goal and start pressuring the Charruas up front
Uruguay - In goes Nandez for Betancur
The Charruas are in no rush at all as they move the ball and even let USA to have it but the home team is unable to create any danger
USA - Gyasi Zardes for Joshua Sargent
Uruguay keeps making USA sweat it, as the American side can't find a way into their side of the field or how to open up the lines
USA - In goes Daniel Lovitz for Sergino Dest
Uruguay is in no rush while they move the ball with the collective play, making USA work its way into getting control back
The moves probably will give fresh legs to the United States, but the American team is not looking good on the field, at times they seem messy despite getting the ball
USA with a double move - In goes Baird for Boyd and Robinson for Long
Uruguay is controling the game so far while pushing the United States into their side of the field
Uruguay - In goes Lozano for Brian Rodriguez
BOOOOYD!!!! The Beskitas player was so close to level up the game but Muslera was on spot to make the stop
Gregg Berhalter's side is trying to presssure Uruguay but the Charruas look better on the field despite letting USA to take the ball
USA moving the ball but can't find a way into dangerous territory
OFFSIDE, the USMNT tries to react but Morris is caught offside
Uruguay unlike the first half is getting the ball more this first few minutes
USA wants to strike first, but the corner kick is cleared by the Charruas defense
United States starts with the same intensity of the first half and wins a free kick in the offensive half that goes to the corner
Second half is a go!
First half stats
Whistle! No goals in the first half
One more minute to play in this half, with USA taking a free kick in the offensive half that ends in nothing
The game has moved to center field with just a couple of minutes left in the first half
Both teams are playing the ball fighting for control, but are not really creating any danger
Sergino Dest with the long strike, his attempt is nice but it goes to the side of the Charruas' box
USA tries to take the ball out of their side of the field with the collective play
The South Americans start to control the game and are presurring the United States hard up front
Corner! Uruguay with a nice chance in attack, but their attempt rebounds and goes over the USA's box
Uruguay starts waking up and moving the ball provoking for USA to be more defensive
Dest gets up and looks fine, it was probably just a scare
Sergino Dest goes down and looks in pain, alarms are raising in Ajax as the youngster is touching the back of his leg...
Lletget and Morris try the collective play but the Uruguayan defense is well on spot
Brian Rodriguez goes down to the grass, the medical staff gets in to check on him, the LAFC player seems to be fine
Uruguay answers right back with an outside strike to surprise Guzan but the attempt passes by next to the US net
BOOOOOYD!!! The New Zeland born player just missed a great chance for the United States as he fails to push the ball back into the net after a great center from Lletget
A lot of ball movement but nothing is really happening with USA trying to break Uruguay's lines and the South Americans waiting for the counter attack
Uruguay with the ball now, patience is their key and now starts taking some initiative
The United States team have managed to push Uruguay into their field completely as they're trying to break the lines to create a clearing
A hand in Uruguay's small area, but the ref doesn't call it, and USA gets a corner instead, the attempt is good but ends in nothing
The American side is more consistent with their moves, they keep trying to create some danger but Uruguay is defending their side quite well
Despite having a back and forth rhythm the game lacks intensity from both sides, although both teams find its way into the rival net
USA tries to take the ball into dangerous territory but Uruguay is taking force with their system not letting the USMNT complete a play
Uruguay with the counter attack with a clearing but Guzan is on spot to make the block and prevents the Charrua's goal
The Charruas take the ball and start playing up front creating pressure and danger for the home team
Uruguay tries to move the game outside their field, but USA is controling the ball so far
The South Americans are holding up the pressure while letting the USMNT move the ball this first minutes of the game
The USA team has started pressuring up front Uruguay
The game is on!
Pep talks done and we are ready for action.
Minute of silence for the passing of Jairzinho Pieter
It's time for the United States national anthem
Uruguay national anthem starts.
Uruguay starting lineup
- 1 Muslera
- 3 Matias Viña
- 19 Sebastián Coates
- 22 Martín Cáceres
- 2 Giménez
- 16 Brian Rodríguez
- 15 Federico Valverde
- 10 De Arrascaeta
- 6 Rodrigo Bentancur
- 5 Matias Vecino
- 20 Jonathan Rodríguez
USMNT starting XI vs Uruguay
- 1 Guzan
- 3 Aaron Long
- 20 Reggie Cannon
- 18 Sergiño Dest
- 13 Tim Ream
- 14 Jackson Yeuill
- 17 Lletget
- 7 Cristian Roldan
- 19 John Sargent
- 11 Jordan Morris
- 21 Tyler Boyd
AS to follow, Brian Rodriguez: The LAFC young players have shown his quality in the MLS, and since the first games with the national teams he's emerging as one of the starters for tonight's match.
The South Americans didn't come with their best team since Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez were out of Tabarez squad list. However, Uruguay still have talented players proving themselves a dangerous rival.
AS to follow, Josh Sargent: The Werder Bremen striker has the opportunity to show he is ready to be first-team material and that the missed penalty against Mexico is in the past
The United States national team doesn't seem to find a way to function together under Gregg Berhalter's orders, something that shows every time they go against a team ranked above them, provoking several criticisms with some even already asking for him to be sacked.
FIFA Date Friendly: USA vs Uruguay
The United States national team will seek to recover from a painful defeat against the Mexican national team when they face Uruguay, who comes from defeating Costa Rica despite not counting with its figures.
Follow all of the FIFA international preview, and action from St. Louis, where the USMNT will face Uruguay for the second friendly match. Kick-off from Busch Stadium.
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