Venezuela and Uruguay drew without goals in a tight match at Estadio Olímpico de la UCV in Caracas for Matchday 8 of the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Take a look at the highlights from the match.
La Vinotinto had a good first half with some chances from Savarino and Josef Martínez, who scored but the goal was invalidated due to a hand in the area. Uruguay had more chances in the second half, especially with Luis Suarez, but also failed to score.
Venezuela vs Uruguay: Match Preview
Venezuela and Uruguay face each other today for Matchday 8 of the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022 at the Estadio Olímpico de la UCV. The hosts need a win against La Celeste to not drop their already slight chances to earn a spot in the World Cup. However, La Vinotinto won't have an easy match, as the national team coached by Oscar Washington Tabarez visits Caracas as the big favorite to get the three points. Find out here the preview, information, predictions, odds and how to watch this thrilling match in the US.
La Vinotinto didn’t have a good start in the Qualifiers. José Peseiro’s team only has three points from 15 possible, after losing four games. Their only win was against Chile in November, but the Venezuelans couldn’t do much against Bolivia in La Paz to keep their momentum.
Now, they will host Uruguay, who wants the three points to not lose sight of the top four in the standings. La Celeste came from a bittersweet draw against Paraguay without goals. And they will want to score now to remain in the qualification zone.
Venezuela vs Uruguay: Match Information
Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2021.
Time: 6:30 PM (ET)
Place: Estadio Olímpico de la UCV, Caracas.
Venezuela vs Uruguay: Time by State in the US
ET: 6:30 PM
CT: 5:30 PM
MT: 4:30 PM
PT: 3:30 PM
Venezuela vs Uruguay: Storylines
If Uruguayans want reasons to feel confident ahead of the match on Tuesday, they only have to look at their record against La Vinotinto. La Celeste hasn’t lost with Venezuela in their last five games. They have three victories and two draws.
Uruguay hasn’t played in Caracas since November of 2002. However, La Celeste has a good record against the locals in the Olimpico for the qualifiers with two wins. The last time they visited Venezuela, they played at Pueblo Nuevo and left with a 0-0.
How to watch or live stream Venezuela vs Uruguay in the US
The match between Venezuela vs Uruguay for the South American World Cup Qualifiers, to be played this Tuesday June 8, 2021 will be broadcasted in the US by Fubo TV, who has exclusive streaming rights in the US.
Venezuela vs Uruguay: Predictions and Odds
The predictions for this game are already made and according to DraftKings, Uruguay is the strong favorite with odds of -118. Meanwhile, Venezuela has +350, while a tie would result in a +240 payout.
*Odds by DraftKings