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Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia at the 2018 World Cup. Now Russia is definitely out in the playoffs

But with whom will play the Russians are not yet known – everything will decide the match with Uruguay.

Luis Suarez and Diego Godin. Getty Photos

The Uruguayan team held the second match of the group stage of the FIFA World Cup – at the stadium in Rostov the team won against Saudi Arabia with a score of 1: 0. The only goal in the 23rd minute was scored by Barcelona striker Luis Suarez.

In addition to Uruguay, in group A play Russia, Egypt and Saudi Arabia. Thanks to the second victory, the Uruguayans got six points and equaled the Russians, who beat the Egyptians. Both teams will definitely go into the playoffs, but in the match among themselves decide, from what place. The meeting will be held on June 25 at 17:00 Moscow time at the stadium in Samara. They can get Portugal, Spain or Iran.

Layouts in the group of the Russian team on June 20:

  • Russia – two matches, six points, goal difference +7;
  • Uruguay – two matches, six points, goal difference +2;
  • Egypt – two matches, zero points, goal difference -3 (the team missed more than scored);
  • Saudi Arabia – two matches, zero points, goal difference -6
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