Uruguay National Team represents the Uruguay men's international football, directed by the Uruguayan governing body "Uruguay Football Federation." Uruguay also contests in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar in Group H with South Korea, Portugal and Ghana. It is also one of the most prosperous South American countries, having won nineteen FIFA official titles. Uruguay's national team, well-known as La Celeste (The Sky Blue), is also the first country to win FIFA World Cup. They made their first appearance in an international game on 20 July 1904 against Argentina.
As of 2022, they have partaken in four major global tournaments, including the World Cup(14 times), Copa America(45 times), UEFA Cup of Championship (1 time) and FIFA Confederation Cup (2times). Regarding his FIFA ranking, Uruguay ranks in the 13th standing, and their best was 2nd as of June 2012. The period between 1904 and 1928 is considered the golden era in Uruguay's football history.
Currently, the team is under the supervision of the head coach Diego Alonso and former Barcelona forwards Luis Suarez is the highest goals scorer (68 goals) and captain of the team. In contrast, Diego Godin owns the record for the most capped Uruguayan footballer earning 159 caps.
A list of the players probable to be included in the 2022 Uruguay Football squad in the 2022 FIFA World Cup
Guillermo de Amores
Nicolas de la Cruez
Juan Manuel Sanabria
Agustin Alvarez Martinez
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