Mexico vs. Uruguay – Soccer Match Report – June 2, 2022

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Edinson Cavani scored twice within the second half as Uruguay earned a 3-0 victory in a pleasant towards Mexico on Thursday.

At State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, the CONMEBOL facet first took the lead via Matias Vecino discovering the again of the online within the thirty fifth minute. Following a save from Mexico goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera after a header from Cavani, Vecino stepped as much as discover the rebound and rating to make it 1-0. Mexico responded later within the half however did not capitalize on two good alternatives from Raul Jimenez and Jesus “Tecatito” Corona.

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Mere seconds after halftime, Uruguay doubled their lead. Because of a intelligent help from 20-year-old Facundo Pellistri, Cavani pushed the lead as much as 2-0. By the 54th minute, it was then 3-0 for Uruguay when Cavani as soon as once more discovered the again of the online. Taking his possibilities with a strike from distance, the 35-year-old had no hassle sneaking a shot outdoors of the 18-yard field previous Talavera.

Regardless of quite a lot of second-half substitutions that included Mexico standouts reminiscent of Hector Herrera and Jesus Gallardo, El Tri continued to wrestle with their duels and probability creation. Uruguay, snug with their lead, took their foot off the fuel and stored the North Individuals scoreless throughout the ultimate whistle.

Mexico will play a further U.S.-based pleasant this month towards Ecuador on June 5 in Chicago. El Tri will then kick off their 2022-23 Nations League marketing campaign at residence towards Suriname on June 11 and away towards Jamaica on June 14. Afterwards, Mexico will go up towards Paraguay in a pleasant on Aug. 31 in Atlanta, with extra exhibitions to reportedly observe which have but to be formally confirmed.

Mexico supervisor Gerardo “Tata” Martino’s crew landed in Group C for World Cup 2022 in Qatar, together with Argentina, Poland and Saudi Arabia.

Uruguay — who landed in Group H of the World Cup with Portugal, Ghana and South Korea — will even participate in a further U.S.-based pleasant this month towards the US on June 5 in Kansas Metropolis, Kansas.

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