Uruguay FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad, Team, Players List

Uruguay Squad for FIFA World Cup 2022: It’s time to enjoy the 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup 2022 by supporting Uruguay. The tournament is scheduled to take place in Qatar from 20 November to 18 December 2022. It’s the last time that will witness 32 team participants (48 national squads from the next FIFA World Cup 2026, which is scheduled to play in the United States, Mexico, and Canada.), including Uruguay. These 32 teams are divided into 8 Groups i.e. Group A to Group H. Ghana is in Group H alongside Portugal, Ghana & South Korea. The 2 teams of Group H, Portugal, and Ghana are already Advanced to the Knockout Stage. Below in this article, we’re discussing the Squad for the Uruguay Team in the FIFA 2022 World Cup [Wikipedia] in the detail.

About Uruguay Football Team

According to Wikipedia, The Uruguay national football team (Spanish: Selección de fútbol de Uruguay) represents Uruguay in international football and is controlled by the Uruguayan Football Association, the governing body for football in Uruguay. The Uruguayan team is commonly referred to as La Celeste (The Sky Blue).

Uruguay has won the Copa América 15 times. They are tied with Argentina for the most titles in the history of the tournament. Uruguay won its most recent title in 2011. Additionally, Uruguay is the holder of four FIFA World Championships: The team has won the FIFA World Cup twice, including the first World Cup in 1930 as hosts, defeating Argentina 4–2 in the final. Their second title came in 1950, upsetting host Brazil 2–1 in the final match, which had the highest attendance for a football match ever. Uruguay also won gold medals at the Olympic football tournament twice, in 1924 and 1928. The gold medals received at the 1924 and 1928 Summer Olympics are recognized by FIFA as senior FIFA World Championships.

Uruguay Squad for FIFA World Cup 2022

The final Uruguay World Cup 2022 Squad is scheduled to declare on November 09, and we can check down the 26-man provisional/final list after being revealed by Uruguay National Team Coaches. The following 26 players were called up for a training camp in Spain and Austria in order to prepare for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in November. The next match will be on 24 November at the 2022 FIFA World Cup against South Korea.

Uruguay Squad for FIFA World Cup 2022

The 26-man provisional squad for Uruguay is as follows:

PositionPlayers (Country Club)Date Of Birth (Age)
GKFernando Muslera (Galatasaray)16 June 1986 (age 36)
GKSebastián Sosa (Independiente)19 August 1986 (age 36)
GKSergio Rochet (Nacional)23 March 1993 (age 29)
DFJosé Giménez (Atlético Madrid)20 January 1995 (age 27)
DFDiego Godín (captain)- (Vélez Sarsfield)16 February 1986 (age 36)
DFRonald Araújo (Barcelona)7 March 1999 (age 23)
DFGuillermo Varela (Flamengo)24 March 1993 (age 29)
DFMathías Olivera (Napoli)31 October 1997 (age 25)
DFMatías Viña (Roma)9 November 1997 (age 25)
DFSebastián Coates (Sporting CP)7 October 1990 (age 32)
DFMartín Cáceres (LA Galaxy)7 April 1987 (age 35)
DFJosé Luis Rodríguez (Nacional)14 March 1997 (age 25)
MFMatías Vecino (Lazio)24 August 1991 (age 31)
MFRodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur)25 June 1997 (age 25)
MFNicolás de la Cruz (River Plate)1 June 1997 (age 25)
MFGiorgian de Arrascaeta (Flamengo)1 June 1994 (age 28)
MFLucas Torreira (Galatasaray)11 February 1996 (age 26)
MFFederico Valverde (Real Madrid)22 July 1998 (age 24)
MFManuel Ugarte (Sporting CP)11 April 2001 (age 21)
FWFacundo Pellistri (Manchester United)20 December 2001 (age 20)
FWLuis Suárez (Nacional)24 January 1987 (age 35)
FWDarwin Núñez (Liverpool)24 June 1999 (age 23)
FWMaxi Gómez (Trabzonspor)14 August 1996 (age 26)
FWFacundo Torres (Orlando City)13 April 2000 (age 22)
FWEdinson Cavani (Valencia)14 February 1987 (age 35)
FWAgustín Canobbio (Athletico Paranaense)1 October 1998 (age 24)

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