Uruguay will host Paraguay at the Estadio Centenario today, June 3, 2021, at 6:00 PM (ET) in the CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Here, you will find the confirmed lineups for each national team ahead of this Matchday 7 soccer match.
This will be their 14th overall meeting. Uruguay are the better side in head-to-head clashes, winning six direct duels, Paraguay have celebrated a win on four occasions so far, and the remaining three matches have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on September 6, 2017, and it ended in a 2-1 win for Paraguay in an International Friendly at the Estadio Defensores del Chaco in Asuncion. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash for the first time since then, this time at the World Cup Qualifiers 2022.
The game to be played between Uruguay and Paraguay for Matchday 7 of the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022 will be broadcast by Fubo TV, who has exclusive streaming rights in the US.
Uruguay's vs Paraguay's probable lineups for the World Cup Qualifiers 2022
Uruguay will have no Cavani as he has been banned, which means that Luis Suarez, together with Jonathan Rodriguez, will begin in the attack. Goalkeeper Martin Campana has started every qualifying so far, but he might be replaced on Thursday by Fernando Muslera, who has 116 caps.
As for Paraguay, the 32-man team of the attacker Antonio Sanabria, despite his recent November encounter against Bolivia, is not named. Angel Romero will be the single striker with Miguel Almirón starting the attack. Oscar Romero will begin in the numer 10 role in front of Gaston Gimenez, who may take a central, deeper position in the middle field.
Uruguay starting XI: Muslera; Caceres, Gimenez, Godin, Gonzalez; Viña, Vecino, Bentancur, Valverde; Rodriguez, Suarez
Paraguay starting XI: Silva; Rojas, Balbuena, Gomez, Alderete; G.Gimenez, Villasanti; Lucena, O.Romero, Almiron; A.Romero