Uruguay and Peru are playing each other in the last quarter-final of Copa America 2019. The most successful team in the history of Copa America, Uruguay are under-performing in previous editions. Therefore, they will be in hunt for their 16th Copa America title.
Uruguay qualified to the knock-out stage as the group winner of group C whereas, Peru is the top two third finishers. Peru had finished third in group A with a win, a loss and a draw. Uruguay is undefeated during the group stage. They also defeated the defending champions Chile 1-0 in their last match of Group C. Chile are already through to semi-final after registering victory over Colombia.
Therefore, Peru will be looking to end the unbeaten streak of Uruguay whereas, Uruguay will be looking to add one more milestone in Copa America history.
The match will be played at Arena Fonte Nova with kick off scheduled at 4 p.m. (Local Time) and 12:15 am IST. The match will be live telecast by Telemundo and ESPN+.
- Date: Saturday, June 29
- Time: 4 p.m. (Local Time), 12:15 am IST.
- Venue: Arena Fonte Nova
- TV channel: Telemundo and ESPN+
- Streaming: fuboTV (Try for free), totalsportek
Last time these two teams met in March, 2017 where Peru had won 2-1. Similarly, Uruguay had beaten Peru 2-0 in the semi-final of Copa America 2011.
Looking at overall head-to-head, these two South American nations have locked horns on 66 previous occasions, with Uruguay winning 37 times and Peru winning 16, and the remaining 13 matches finishing all square.
PREDICTED LINE UPS
Muslera; Caceres, Gimenez, Godin, Gonzalez; Lodeiro, Bentancur, Torreira, Nandez; Suarez, Cavani.
Gallese; Advincula, Zambrano, Abram, Trauco; Tapia, Yotun; Polo, Farfan, Cueva; Guerrero.