The Uruguayan Selection He left this Sunday for Caracas to play this Tuesday, against Venezuela by South American qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup in which he recovers the Cagliari midfielder Nahitan Nández after serving his sanction and for which he will not be able to count on Rodrigo Bentancur, by accumulation of warnings.
At about 2:00 p.m. local time, the delegation left the Carrasco International Airport, where an important group of people moved to see them off.
Along with the coaching staff, headed by Óscar Washington Tabárez, 23 of the 24 players named for the double date traveled. The only one who remained in Uruguay was Rodrigo Bentancur, who was booked in the match against Paraguay and it may not be from the game.
Edinson Cavani stayed with him, who was suspended for the two games and this Saturday he joined the training sessions already thinking about the next Copa América.
Before traveling, the squad trained in the Celeste Complex where the players did exercises with the physical trainer and then a tactical work on the field.
One of the soccer players who worked was Nahitan Nández, who could not be in the game between Uruguay and Paraguay due to the accumulation of cards.
Against Venezuela, the Cagliari midfielder could enter a starting eleven that could have more modifications.
In that match, Uruguay will try to return to the path of victory after having lost to Brazil and Paraguay. five of the last six points he contested.
At this moment, the Tabárez team is in the fifth position in the standings with seven points, the same as their last rival and Colombia.
For its part, Brazil is in the first position with 15, Argentina second with 11 and Ecuador third with nine.
This Tuesday, Ecuador will host Peru in Quito, Colombia will play Argentina in Barranquilla, Paraguay will face Brazil in Asunción, and Bolivia will visit Chile in Santiago.