Oscar Tabarez: We need to improve very quickly [from the performance against Russia], because any match in the round of 16 will be extremely hard.
As a result, the South Americans went into the break with a one-goal lead. The Portuguese have dominated the time of possession having the ball for 64-percent of the first half. Lucas Torreira with the delivery, but no shot on-target from it.
Santos, though, also warned his side of the quality throughout the Uruguay ranks, from skipper Diego Godin at the back to Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez up front.
Uruguay vs. Portugal preview, players to watch, key stats
Back in 2006, they defeated Netherlands 1-0 in the so-called "Battle of Nuremberg" to progress to the World Cup quarterfinals. However, they have lost their last three games in the World Cup knockout stages (1 goal scored, 5 conceded).
Since 1966, only Grzegorz Lato & Andrzej Szarmach (five for Poland) and Michael Ballack and Miroslav Klose (five for Germany) have combined for more World Cupgoals than Uruguay's Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez (4). Overall, Uruguay has looked like the far superior squad in this one.
Even though Portugal does not have the World Cup history that Uruguay has, Oscar Tabarez is quick to remind everyone that Portugal are the reigning European champions and that means they will come into the match with the experience garnered in winning a major title.
Meanwhile, Portugal head into this game after captain Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty in their last game, as they were held to a 1-1 draw by a resilient Iran side earlier this week.
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We played similarly against Lionel Messi and Argentina. "Now we can focus on preparations for the knockout stage", said Badelj. But Crespo - who scored 35 goals in 64 games for Argentina - said the dependance made complete sense.
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Uruguay 0-0 Russian Federation
Uruguay were all over Russian Federation in this one but the hosts going down to 10 men killed any hope of a comeback altogether. Russia's goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev (L) reacts as Luis Suarez celebrates Uruguay's second goal .