Uruguay came second in the CONMEBOL (South American Football Confederation) table in the World Cup Qualifying play-offs.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.
The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group A are: Egypt, Russia, Saudi Arabia and Uruguay.
Uruguay came second in the CONMEBOL (South American Football Confederation) table in the World Cup Qualifying play-offs. Their FIFA ranking is 14. Let’s look at Uruguay’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Coach: Óscar Tabárez
- Fernando Muslera - Goalkeeper - 31 years old - 96 caps
- José Giménez - Defender - 23 years old - 41 caps
- Diego Godín (captain) - Defender - 32 years old - 115 caps
- Guillermo Varela - Defender - 25 years old - 3 caps
- Carlos Sánchez - Midfielder - 33 years old - 35 caps
- Rodrigo Bentancur - Midfielder - 20 years old - 6 caps
- Cristian Rodríguez - Midfielder - 32 years old - 104 caps
- Nahitan Nández - Midfielder - 22 years old - 11 caps
- Luis Suárez - Forward - 31 years old - 97 caps
- Giorgian De Arrascaeta - Forward - 24 years old - 13 caps
- Cristhian Stuani - Forward - 31 years old - 40 caps
- Martín Campaña - Goalkeeper - 29 years old - 1 caps
- Gastón Silva - Defender - 24 years old - 17 caps
- Lucas Torreira - Midfielder - 22 years old - 2 caps
- Matías Vecino - Midfielder - 26 years old - 21 caps
- Maximiliano Pereira - Defender - 34 years old - 124 caps
- Diego Laxalt - Midfielder - 25 years old - 5 caps
- Maximiliano Gómez - Forward - 21 years old - 4 caps
- Sebastián Coates - Defender - 27 years old - 30 caps
- Jonathan Urretaviscaya - Forward - 28 years old - 4 caps
- Edinson Cavani - Forward - 31 years old - 100 caps
- Martín Cáceres - Defender - 31 years old - 75 caps
- Martín Silva - Goalkeeper - 35 years old - 11 caps