The iconic Uruguayan striker shared a photo on Instagram featuring Ji-Sung Park: the South Korean midfielder, Champions League winner and one of Sir Alex Ferguson's favourite sons. Just 212 international caps in this picture! Diego Forlan and Park Ji-sung meet ahead of the Uruguay/South Korea game. #URU | #KOR | #FIFAWorldCup pic.
10 mins from kickoff: Which South Korea players might score a goal today to rank alongside these in their World Cup history? 20 mins from kickoff: Getting close to game-time now. Expecting a thrilling match to get the action starting in group H, where every point could count. Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal get their tournament started against Ghana in the match following this one. 💭 The team top of Group H at the end of today will be... 45 mins from kickoff: Not an easy 90 minutes in store for the commentators... Good luck to the BBC commentators for the Uruguay vs South Korea game pic. com/4CvK351Jfh — Matt (@MGH) November 24, 2022 50 mins from kickoff: Diego Forlan is in attendance at the Education City stadium and he's bumped into a fellow Manchester United cult hero in the stands.
Uruguay threatening though. Watch if you're in the UK: Ooof nearly from Nunez! 😬 So close to getting onto the end of this ball across to give Uruguay the lead... #BBCWorldCup #BBCFootball 19th min: Federico Valverde creates half a chance for himself by brilliantly controlling a long pass from Jose Maria Gimenez, but hooks his left-foot half-volley just wide of the right post from the edge of the area. 16th min: A good long ball sets Kim Jin-su away down the left flank for South Korea, but the ball had just gone over the byline before his hanging cross is dealt with by Uruguay keeper Sergio Rochet.
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13th min: The pace has slowed after a fairly frenetic opening, both sides trying to play out patiently from the back. 8th min: Na Sang-ho gets to the byline to win a corner for South Korea, but Son, wearing a protective mask after recent facial surgery, doesn't quite connect properly with it and it curls away from everyone.
5th min: Liverpool's Darwin Nunez already looking a threat for Uruguay, and Na Sang-ho pulls him back with a tug of the shirt to prevent the 23-year-old forward escaping. 3rd min: Screams and cheers from the South Korea fans every time the ball finds its way to Son Heung-min. Fair to say they're very happy the Tottenham star has been passed fit to play. 1st min: The formalities are over, and we're underway at Education City Stadium. 5 mins from kickoff: Time for the anthems. Uruguay first, and now South Korea.
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You'd imagine it will be his fellow 35-year-old Luis Suarez making way. 56th min: While we wait for play to resume, check out this sublime bit of skill from Rodrigo Bentancur - if you're in the UK: — BBC Sport (@BBCSport) November 24, 2022 55th min: Son is down getting treatment after taking a sore one on his heel in a challenge from Martin Caceres. The Uruguayan defender gets a yellow card for his trouble. 51st min: Son Heung-min creates space for himself in the Uruguay penalty area, but a brilliant block from Jose Maria Gimenez prevents the South Korean star from getting a shot away.
South Korea live updates, highlights from 2022 World Cup 71st min: Son sets off in pursuit of a long ball forward, but Uruguay keeper Sergio Rochet is out quickly to head it away just outside his area. 69th min: Uruguay hogging possession now. South Korea penned inside their own half, but staying disciplined. 65th min: That's Edinson Cavani on, and Suarez off. Little impact from the starting veteran.