How would they play?
Style & arrangement: As qualifying went on, mentor Oscar Tabarez settled on a logical and counter-striking 4-4-2. The innovative Edinson Cavani heads the line, with Luis Suarez offered permit to wander.
Tabarez, on the other hand, is not reluctant to switch developments, doing so in away matches and throughout the Confederations Cup to balance the restriction, including playing 3-5-2 and 4-3-3. Anticipate that him will fluctuate it up in Brazil.
Qualities: In Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani and the evergreen Diego Forlan, Uruguay have superb striking choices.
Oscar Tabarez has likewise reintroduced the Uruguayan trademark "garra" - an inward conviction that they are harder than their rival, both actually and rationally.
Shortcomings: Diego Godin aside, a piece of Atletico Madrid's niggardly barrier, Uruguay's protective office is maturing. Diego Lugano and midfield master Edgidio Arevalo feature the over-thirties. They have worn the shirt with pride yet for some Brazil a whole lot hosts an end of get-together feel to it.
Luis Suarez, 26, is Uruguay's unequaled heading scorer with 39 objectives in 76 tops; he beat Diego Forlan's past record throughout a year ago Confederations Cup. The Liverpool forward's pace, armada footedness, power and control make him one of the diversion's most strong strikers. He may have scored three objectives at the 2010 World Cup yet his handball at stake in the quarter-last against Ghana is the tolerating memory of him from South Africa.
He is an uncertainty to begin the World Cup in the wake of grabbing a knee damage.
One to watch
Diego Godin has dependably been in the shadows of his core back accomplice Diego Lugano, however not any longer. Godin turned into a pioneer of men at Atletico this season and was voted La Liga player of the month for April and May.
Oscar Tabarez requests more admiration than most in Uruguay. The previous educator has redone the young set-up, headed them to fourth at the World Cup and won a Copa America throughout his second spell. He has made a glad country pleased once more.
World Cup record
Victors of the inaugural World Cup on home soil in 1930, they additionally lifted the trophy in 1950 - the main other time Brazil have facilitated the competition. Uruguay have likewise completed fourth on three events: 1954, 1970 and 2010.