Colombia and Uruguay would be fighting to make their place in the quarter finals. While Colombia has surprised everybody by not just making it to the round 16 but has also dominated the Group C matches. On the other hand Uruguay has managed to win two matches.
Colombia has managed to score the perfect record in the group stage. Martinez’s, Colombia’s skipper Teofilo Gutierrez are some of the key players Uruguay needs to watch out for.
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It’s not the first time that the titans would be clashing; they had a face off in 2012 too. Colombia defeated Uruguay with a score of 4-0. At that time, Gutierrez had proved to be a key player in securing the win for Uruguay. These teams have fought eight matches till now, and from eight out of six matches have been won by the Columbians.
However, Uruguay’s skipper has contributed significantly to the team’s much needed win against Italy. Luis Suarez doesn’t seem to be in his best forms.
In their previous Face off against Italy, Suarez has been facing the heat for biting the Italian skipper Giorgio Chiellini.
Though not yet suspended but proceedings have already started against the Uruguay’s star performer. Chances are high that he might be suspended for the upcoming matches. In such a scenario things don’t seem to be very good for the Uruguayans’. However Godin and Edinson Cavani are the players on whom Uruguay can look up to.
However as far as Columbia is concerned they really need to get a hold on their defending tactics.
Jackson Martinez and James Rodriguez seem to be Colombia’s star players as they have completely transformed the game for the Colombian’s has stepped into the spotlight in this tournament to lead his country to the last 16 of the World Cup for the first time since 1990.
Colombia vs Uruguay have entered the round of 16 and will be battling it out from 28th June, for qualifying to the quarter finals