Half time: Uruguay 1-0 Portugal Cavani chases after a long hoof down the left, but can only shank a weak volley well wide.
88 min: The busy Suarez starts a move that wastes a minute deep in Portuguese territory.
66 min: Thats not a bad response by Uruguay to conceding their first goal of this tournament, and their first goal in 2018, eh?
P W, d L, f A, gD, pts 1, france, switzerland.Player ratings, heres our snap match report: full time: Uruguay 2-1 Portugal, and thats it!Just the second day of the tournament with four matches, my best friend is getting married gift we got 12 goals and nearly some historic upsets.While the attack has come to life, the defense has been sharp, not allowing a single goal in the group stage.Portugal waste their corner.It wasnt a complete sitter - he had to fire through a crowded area - but its a bad miss from a player of his quality.The knockout stage of the.41 min: Uruguay seem happy to turn this into a grind, which is what this has suddenly become.37 min: Bernardo Silva slides in on Cavani, and is fortunate not to see yellow.Here's all that went down.Another Portuguese attack ends limply.Its not worked out for the Valencia youngster tonight.46 min: Fonte tries to usher a long ball back to his keeper, and nearly has his pocket picked by the buzzing Bentancur.
Uruguay box from the left.
Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images 44 min: Guerreiro elbows Suarez in the back as the pair go up for a high ball.And were off again!I like this ref and his just play on attitude, opines Robin Hazlehurst.He even brushes off an accidental clash of heads with Guedes.Cavani wraps his foot around a first-time shot and scores.59 min: The equaliser has led to some uncertainty in the Uruguay defence.Quaresma crosses deep from the right.Edinson Cavanis sensational double has deservedly won the match for Uruguay!More World Cup, monday's World Cup scores, is Uruguay a contender?Uruguay 1-1 Portugal (Pepe 55) The balls whipped in from the left.Itd have been worth something in rugby.
It's the first truly impressive showing for two-time winners.
The first sign of Portuguese desperation.
But he cant get a shot or cross away.