Uruguay and Colombia failed to find the net in 90 minutes and drew 0-0 at the Gran Parque Central Stadium in Montevideo in a match for the 11th round of the 2022 South American World Cup Qualifiers. Check out the highlights of the game.
Goalkeeper David Ospina made a magnificent save in the first half to keep the draw for Colombia, while the hosts could not find the way to beat him and clinch the three points at home.
Uruguay vs Colombia: Match Preview
International action is back and it will bring us a triple-fixture of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers for the second month in a row. Uruguay and Colombia square off today, October 7, at the Gran Parque Central in Montevideo on Matchday 11 of the road to Qatar 2022. Here, you will find everything you need to know, such as the preview, information, storylines, standings, predictions, odds, and how to watch it in the US. To watch this game in the US, tune in to FuboTV.
The hosts bounced back from a slow start to the competition and head into this clash in high spirits. La Celeste are riding on a five-game unbeaten run (W2 D3) and they expect to make it six when they take on Los Cafeteros at home.
But Reinaldo Rueda's men have become a tough team to beat. Colombia also arrive at this clash after five games without defeat (W2 D3), and this one is a must-win for them as well.
Uruguay vs Colombia: Match Information
Date: Thursday, October 7, 2021
Time: 7 PM (ET)
Location: Gran Parque Central, Montevideo
Uruguay vs Colombia: Time by State in the US
ET: 7 PM
CT: 6 PM
MT: 5 PM
PT: 4 PM
Uruguay vs Colombia: Storylines and Head-to-Head
Uruguay have struggled at the beginning of their campaign, but eventually, they got results. La Celeste have recorded two wins in a row by beating Bolivia and Ecuador thanks to a last-minute winner. Oscar Washington Tabarez's boys, however, need to turn up their game.
Colombia also suffered a weak start to the World Cup Qualifiers but sacking Carlos Queiroz to bring back Reinaldo Rueda has begun to pay off. Los Cafeteros come from a 3-1 win over Chile, Rueda's former team.
This will be the 19th meeting between these two sides in a World Cup Qualifier. Uruguay have been dominant with eight victories, while Colombia claimed the win five times, and they drew on six occasions.
Uruguay vs Colombia: South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers Standings
After nine rounds of play, Uruguay sit third in the standings with 15 points (W4 D3 L2), while Colombia are chasing them from the fifth spot just two points shy of La Celeste (W3 D4 L2).
How to watch or live stream Uruguay vs Colombia in the US
The game to be played between Uruguay and Colombia at Gran Parque Central on Thursday, October 7, on Matchday 11 of the Conmebol 2022 World Cup Qualifiers will be broadcast in the US by FuboTV.
Uruguay vs Colombia: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers in the US have already placed their bets for this game. FanDuel sees Uruguay as favorites to claim the win with odds of -110, while Colombia have +340 to produce an upset, and a tie would result in a +210 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.