Sebastian Caceresdefense of America, debuted this Thursday with the senior team of Uruguayalthough he could not do it in the best way, since the Uruguayan team fell by the minimum before his similar from Iran in a preparation match heading to Qatar 2022.
A goal from Mehdi Taremi at 78 minutes was enough this Friday the Iranian team, led by the Portuguese Carlos Queiroz, to beat Uruguay 1-0 in a game played without an audience at the NV Arena Stadium in the Austrian city of Sankt Pölten.
After resisting a large part of the match against the constant attacks of the Celestethe selection of Iran managed to find the space for Taremi to tip the scales of a match in which their rivals also lost central defender Ronald Araujo due to injury before the first minute.
The first arrival of Queiroz’s pupils took place in the first minute after a shot from outside the box by Mehdi Torabi that goalkeeper Sergio Rochet neutralized.
Nevertheless, Araujo felt muscular discomfort during the maneuver, Barcelona player, who He had to leave the court without the extent of his injury being known until now.
The old acquaintance of Mexican soccer, Diego Alonso, gave entry to the debutant Agustín Rogelfrom Hertha Berlin.
elapsed the first fifteen minutes the Uruguayan team showed greater dominance down the flanks and midfield that forced the Asian team to rearm their defense with the support of their midfielders.
The first clear attack of the Uruguayans came at minute 14 after a Darwin Núñez auction that the goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand deflected to the corner kick.
However, in the next few minutes the Iranian defense was in charge of occupying the creation spaces of Uruguayan attack.
A) Yes, the first half concluded without major setbacks in which the Uruguayans were more incisive in attack, but no aim to realize.
At the start of the second half the Uruguayans jumped onto the field with the best of their artillery: Luis Suárez, Darwin Núñez, Federico Valverde and Matías Vecino.
But the options were easily repelled by the players of Team Melli.
Twelve minutes from the end of time regulatory TaremiPorto strikercaptured the ball inside the area and directed it to the back of the net de Rochet, who could do nothing.
On September 27, both teams will continue their preparation heading to the World Cup in Qatar.
The Princes of Persia will face the Senegal team Y the Celeste with Canada.