The European Champions Portugal to play Round of 16 against Uruguay on 30 June 2018. Here are the Indian telecast channels with kick-off timing of this World Cup game. The real test of both teams has just started as the Knock-out round has just begun. Both teams are undefeated in this tournament so far. Ronaldo has been in remarkable form scoring back to back goals. It will be Cristiano Ronaldo vs Luis Suarez. The El Clasico rivalry coming back at the international level in the biggest Football competition. Uruguay maintained a 100% record in the group stage, won all three games. Portugal won one and drew twice in the first three games.
Uruguay Vs Portugal Indian Time [IST]
It will start at 11:30 pm on 30 June 2018 according to Indian Standard Time. The Fisht Stadium will host this match. It has a seating capacity of more than 47,000 spectators for the FIFA World Cup 2018. Fisht Stadium is one of the biggest stadiums of Russia and is located in Sochi, Krasnodar Krai.
|Competition||FIFA World Cup 2018|
|Date||30 June 2018|
|Time||11:30 pm [IST]|
|Seating capacity||47,659 spectators|
|Round||Round of 16|
Portugal Vs Uruguay Telecast In India
Continue watching the World Cup matches on Sony Ten 2, Ten 3 and Sony ESPN. The live telecast for the Indian viewers is also available on HD versions of these channels in different languages.
The South Americans entered to this round as winners of Group A after winning all three games against Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Russia. Meanwhile, Portugal qualified as the Runners-up of Group B with 5 points.
Objectivo cumprido. Unidos e focados para os oitavos de final. Vamos Portugal💪🏽🇵🇹 pic.twitter.com/fEdKbFB9X8
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) June 25, 2018
Uruguay played the Round of 16 in last World Cup but faced defeat at the hands of Colombia by 0-2. Both goals were scored by James Rodriguez who was the top goalscorer of 2014 World Cup.
-No…Orgullo es lo q se siente al saber q detrás de este momento hay más de 3 millones de personas q sueñan junto a nosotros.
Arriba la celeste 🇺🇾💪💪. pic.twitter.com/e8MBdqZ2d6
— Edi Cavani Official (@ECavaniOfficial) June 27, 2018
Portugal have scored 5 goals so far in the 2018 FIFA World Cup out of which 4 goals have been scored by Cristiano Ronaldo and the remaining by Ricardo Quaresma. Meanwhile, Uruguay netted five goals and yet the concede the first goal.
Soares have had some words about Uruguay. He said “They have great players like we do, but we have the best player in the World. With Ronaldo set to equal ex-Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger’s record of 38 games in World Cup and Euro finals.”
All five of Uruguay’s goals in this World Cup have been scored from set pieces [three from corners, 1 from direct free kick and 1 from an indirect free kick]. Portugal’s last four goals have come from outside the box.
Portugal Vs Uruguay Possible Lineups
Uruguay: Fernando Muslera; Martin Caceres, Jose Maria Gimenez, Diego Godin, Diego Laxalt; Nahitan Nandez, Matias Vecino, Lucas Torreira, Rodrigo Bentancur; Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani.
Portugal: Rui Patricio; Cedric, Pepe, Jose Fonte, Raphael Guerreiro, William; Adrien Silva, Ricardo Quaresma, Joao Mario; Goncalo Guedes, Cristiano Ronaldo.