Uruguay Copa America 2021 Team Squad Lineup fixtures & How To Watch Online: The South American football ruling body, CONMEBOL has organized the 47th edition of the Copa America tournament from 13th June to 10th July 2021. After FIFA World Cup and EURO championship, Copa America is an important football tournament that holds a huge fan following across the world. Earlier the tournament was scheduled for 2020, however, due to the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic, it had to be postponed in 2021.
Out of the 10 participating teams, with a total of 15 titles, Uruguay is one of the most successful teams in the history of Copa America. It is the first nation that has won the inaugural tournament in Argentina and also to hold an international football title worldwide.
Uruguay is placed in Group B (South Zone) along with other teams Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, and Paraguay. It was the first winner of the tournament in 1916 and her last achievement was accomplished in 2011 in the tournament that was played in Argentina, defeating the opponent team Paraguay (3-0). Severino Varela is the top goal scorer for the team with a total of 15 goals and Angel Romano had played the most number of matches (21). Due to the internal problems within its association, it was in 1925 it decided not to attend the event in Argentina.
The team will play their Copa America 2021 first match against group and host team Argentina on 18th June 2021. Both the teams are top contenders of the tournament and thus it will be a great match to watch out for. This time also, fans are expecting spectacular performance from the players to clinch another title in the championship list.
Uruguay Copa America 2021 Schedule
( BST/UK – ET)
|Saturday, June 19||A||Argentina vs Uruguay||1:00 AM / 8:00 PM||Mane Garrincha|
|Monday, June 21||A||Uruguay vs Chile||10:00 PM / 5:00 PM||Arena Pantanal|
|Thursday, June 24||A||Bolivia vs Uruguay||10:00 PM / 5:00 PM||Arena Pantanal|
|Tuesday, June 29||A||Uruguay vs Paraguay||1:00 AM / 8:00 PM||Nilton Santos|
Uruguay Copa America 2021 squad players list
Goalkeepers: Fernando Muslera, Martin Campana, Sergio Rochet.
Defenders: Diego Godín, Jose Maria Gimenez, Sebastian Coates, Ronald Araujo, Martin Caceres, Matias Vina, Giovanni Gonzalez, Camilo Candido.
Midfielders: Matías Vecino, Federico Valverde, Fernando Gorriaran, Rodrigo Bentancur, Nahitan Nandez, Luca Torreira, Nicolas De la Cruz, Brian Rodriguez, Giorgian De Arrascaeta.
Forwards: Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani, Maximiliano Gomez, Jonathan Rodriguez, Facundo Torres, Brian Ocampo.
Record at the Copa América
Winners: 15 Times
Runners-up: 6 Times
Most recent finishes:
2016: Group stage
2007: Fourth Place
2004: Third Place
2001: Fourth Place