Highlights from the 2022 World Cup: Uruguay-South Korea fight for a draw

Highlights from the 2022 World Cup: Uruguay-South Korea fight for a draw

Highlights from the 2022 World Cup: Uruguay-South Korea fight for a draw

The 2022 FIFA World Cup continued on Thursday with Uruguay and South Korea battling to a scoreless draw.

Each team had chances to break the tie in the closing minutes of Thursday’s game, but failed to capitalize. While there were 17 combined shots in the game, there was only one shot on goal between the two teams.

Earlier on Thursday, Switzerland handled Cameroon to win 1-0.

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Uruguay vs. South Korea Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup

Uruguay vs.  South Korea Highlights |  2022 FIFA World Cup

Both teams threatened late on Uruguay and South Korea drew 0-0.

Here are the top bets from Thursday’s group stage.

Uruguay vs South Korea

22′: Uruguay fails to capitalize

Uruguay were able to create some traffic in the box, with two opportunities for shots off a post. However, both failed to connect with Darwin Nunez who whizzed by the receiver of a pass and Suarez failed to get to the ball first for the second.

34′: South Korea get their chance, but are unable to capitalize either

Several careful and precise passes created an opportunity for Hwang Ui-Jo to score in the middle of the field. But the striker’s shot sailed over the net to keep the game scoreless.

43′: Uruguay close again!

Diego Godin’s header from the corner hit the left post and remained in play, leading to half-time.

56′: Double whammy for Son leads to a yellow card

The South Korean star was on the wrong side of a challenge from Uruguay’s Martín Cáceres, having his foot and hand hit by the defender’s block. Cáceres received a yellow card.

67′: Keep your head in the game, coach!

Uruguay coach Diego Alonso was hit in the face by a ball during a scramble for possession along the touchline.

89′: Uruguay close again

Federico Valverde’s strike from outside the box looked to have a strong chance to break the goalless tie, but the shot hit the left post.

Uruguay fans were distraught at the missed opportunity.

PREGAME SCENE

The stars are in the building

Uruguay’s Luis Suarez will make his fourth World Cup appearance on Thursday, while South Korea’s Son Heung-min will play in his third.

Match preview

Ian Darke and Landon Donovan discuss whether or not Son’s game will be affected by the mask among other topics coming into Thursday’s game.

Uruguay vs. South Korea preview: Landon Donovan and Ian Darke discuss Heung-min Son and more

Uruguay vs.  South Korea preview: Landon Donovan and Ian Darke discuss Heung-min Son and more

Landon Donovan and Ian Darke break down Uruguay’s powerful lineup, whether Son Heung-Min will be hindered by a mask, and more.

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