The second half is played, Uruguay 0-0 Paraguay. The opening of the scoreboard came in the 21st minute, through Edison Cavani. The duel is played by date 5 of group A of the America’s Cup 2021 at the Nilton Santos. Find out here lineups, TV channels and links to watch the match of live football.




With their eyes on the quarterfinals, Uruguay and Paraguay collide today for the last day of Group A of the Copa América. The Nilton Santos Olympic Stadium, located in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), will host the match in which both teams will fight to climb positions in a table that is led by Argentina with seven units.

Paraguay is second in the zone with six points, one less than Lionel Messi’s Albiceleste who will face the eliminated Bolivia on the same day in Cuiabá. Uruguay is fourth, with four units, behind Chile (5), which will rest at the close of the first phase. Bolivians are bottoms without any points.

“We go game by game, obviously we want to go as far as possible with our national team, so we are on the right path”, said Paraguayan midfielder Ángel Cardozo.

The ‘Master’ Tabárez was clear in a press conference in which he stressed that he would bet on those who were in physical fullness. For this reason, we will have to wait until shortly before the game to meet a starting team in which Nahitan Nández will surely play as a right-back again and in which there could be some surprise such as the inclusion of the young Facundo Torres.

The Charruas will seek to avoid colliding with Brazil, pus for the ‘Master’ “It is a precaution that we would all like to have. We would face that if we lost the game, which is one of the three possibilities in a soccer game. But we are not thinking about that “Uruguayan DT Óscar Tabarez said at a virtual press conference this Sunday in Rio de Janeiro.

When and where do Uruguay vs Paraguay play?

Uruguay vs Paraguay play this Monday, June 28. The duel is valid for the fifth day of Group A of the Copa América and will be played at the Nilton Santos Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, at 8:00 p.m. (Paraguay time) and 9:00 p.m. (Uruguay time).

How to watch the Copa América 2021 live in Uruguay?

The Copa América matches, live and direct, are broadcast in Uruguay via Teledoce, Tenfield and DIRECTV Sports. Uruguay vs Paraguay will not be the exception.

How to watch the Copa América 2021 live in Paraguay?

In Paraguay, all football matches will be broadcast live and direct on Copa América 2021 on different TV channels, such as Tigo Sports, Tigo MAX and DirecTV Sports. Here are the links so that you can access and enjoy the CONMEBOL event.

Schedules and TV by country:

Uruguay: 9:00 p.m. on DIRECTV Sports 2 and Teledoce

Paraguay: 8:00 p.m. on Tigo Sports, Tigo Sports +, SNT, Canal Trece and Telefuturo

Argentina: 21:00 hours by DIRECTV Sports 2

Brazil: 21:00 hours without TV confirmed

Bolivia: 20:00 hours by Tigo Sports 2

Chile: 8:00 p.m. on DIRECTV Sports 2 and TNT Sports Stadium

Peru: 19:00 by DIRECTV Sports 2

Colombia: 7:00 p.m. on DIRECTV Sports 2 and Caracol TV

Who is the referee for Uruguay vs Paraguay?

The brazilian Raphael Claus will referee the Uruguay vs Paraguay match for Group A. The judge will be assisted by his compatriots Danilo Manis and Bruno Pires, as well as Wagner Reway, in the VAR. Ecuadorian Guillermo Guerrero will be the fourth official.

What did Oscar Washington Tabárez say prior to the match against Paraguay?

Uruguay wants to avoid the powerful and host Brazilian team in the quarterfinals of the Copa América-2021 although it is not revealed in case it happens, said its coach, Óscar this Sunday Tabárez, on the eve of the closing game of Group A against Paraguay.

Facing Brazil “is a precaution that we would all like to have. We would face that if we lost the match (against Paraguay), which is one of the three possibilities in a soccer match. But we are not thinking about that ”, indicated the ‘Maestro’ at a virtual press conference in Rio de Janeiro.

“When we play with Brazil, if we come out fourth (from Group A) or in some other instance, we are going to face it, as we always do,” he said.

The Uruguayan coach considered that the Brazilians are “a little detached” from the other South American teams because of the squad and the coach they have, but he trusted that Celeste has the tools to beat them in case they are found in the quarterfinals.

Uruguay vs Paraguay: the history of matches

Uruguay vs Paraguay met 72 times throughout history. La Celeste won 30 times, while Albirroja celebrated 24 times. 18 draws were recorded. The last time that both teams met was on June 3, 2021, for the seventh date of the South American Qualifiers towards the Qatar 2022 World Cup. The match ended 0-0.

Uruguay vs Paraguay: possible formations

Uruguay: Fernando Muslera; Giovanni González, José María Giménez, Diego Godín, Matías Viña; Matías Vecino, Federico Valverde, Nicolás De La Cruz, Giorgian De Arrascaeta; Luis Suárez and Edinson Cavani. DT: Oscar Washington Tabárez.

Paraguay: Antony Silva; Alberto Espínola, Gustavo Gómez, Junior Alonso, Santiago Arzamendia; Andrés Cubas, Robert Piris da Motta; Alejandro Romero Gamarra, Miguel Almirón, Ángel Romero; Gabriel Ávalos. DT: Eduardo Berizzo.


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