Uruguay reserves Ricca for the China Cup

Federico Ricca has been included in a list of reserved players to take part in the China Cup with Uruguay.


05/03/2018 11:57

The Blue and Whites’ defender, an international with his country’s first team, returns to coach, Óscar Tabárez’s line-up of 27 players from abroad that includes Suárez (Barcelona), Cavani (PSG) and Godín (Atlético), amongst others.

Uruguay’s coaching team will confirm the definitive list before 17th March, the day the squad will head to Asia. On 23rd March, in Nanning, Uruguay will face the Czech Republic. The winner of this match will face the winner of Wales – China in the final, on 26th March. The losing team will play a third-place decider on the same day as the final of the China Cup.

The tournament will serve as preparation for Uruguay ahead of the World Cup, taking place in June and July in Russia.


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