First published November 24, 2022 at 2:00 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2022 2022 is in full swing. Game 14 of the event takes place between former two-time champions Uruguay and South Korea at Education City Stadium in Al Rayyan on Thursday. As it stands, the former is a solid favorite to push through. However, given the strong trend of killing giants in the tournament, ruling out the latter entirely would be a colossal mistake as it is a powerful force in Asia. Thus, it can be said that the delicious clash is on the horizon as we present the ideal fantasy lineup, probable lineup, prediction, where to see them and other game details.
URU (4-3-3): rochet; Varela, Godin, Gimenez, Olivera/Araujo; Bentancur, Vecino, Valverde; De Arrascaeta, L. Suarez, Nunez.
COR (4-3-3): Kim Seung-gyu; Kim Moon-hwan, Kim Young-gwon/Kwon Chang-hoon, Kim Min-jae, Kim Jin-su; Jung Woo-Young, Hwang In-beom, Lee Jae-sung; Hwang Hee-chan, son of Heung-min, Hwang Ui-jo.
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Compared to Rochet, Seung-gyu is in much better shape lately and is a veteran in the department.
DEF: Godin, Gimenez, Min-jae and Araujo
While Min-jae led the Korean defense, Godin, Gimenez and Araujo played crucial roles in holding Uruguay’s defenses through most of the qualifiers.
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MID: Vecino, Bentancur, Valverde and Kwon
Vecino, Bentancur and Valverde will undoubtedly come in handy for Uruguay’s playmaking skills, while Kwon was instrumental in providing assists for the Koreans.
FWD: Son (vc) and Suarez (c)
The two men are a no-brainer as they have been the go-to goals for their respective sides. While Son’s reliability makes him an assistant captain, Suarez’s ability to make a significant impact makes him a skipper.
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Date and day: November 24, 2022 (Thursday)
Venue: Education City Stadium Stadium, Al Rayyan
Time: 6:30 a.m. (ACTUAL)
Where to watch (TV): Sports 18 and MTV India (also available in HD)
Where to see (Online): Jio Cinema (also available in VI App for VI customers)
Forecast: Uruguay wins 2-0
Last updated November 24, 2022 2:00 PM IST