NEWS
Tuesday May 15 2018
Uruguay name World Cup squad

Uruguay have named their preliminary squad for the 2018 World Cup, including Lucas Torreira, Matias Vecino and Rodrigo Bentancur.

There are numerous Serie A figures in the list named by Coach Oscar Washington Tabarez.

Uruguay are in Group A with hosts Russia, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.

Included are Sampdoria players Torreira and Gaston Ramirez, Inter midfielder Matias Vecino, Genoa winger Diego Laxalt, Juventus man Bentancur and Lazio defender Martin Caceres.

Uruguay squad: Fernando Muslera, Martin Silva, Martin Campana; Diego Godin, Sebastian Coates, Jose Maria Gimenez, Maximiliano Pereira, Gaston Silva, Martin Caceres, Guillermo Varela, Nahitan Nandez, Lucas Torreira, Matias Vecino, Federico Valverde, Rodrigo Bentancur, Carlos Sanchez, Giorgian De Arrascaeta, Diego Laxalt, Cristian Rodriguez, Jonathan Urretaviscaya, Nicolas Lodeiro, Gaston Ramirez, Cristhian Stuani, Maximiliano Gomez, Edinson Cavani, Luis Suarez