Venezuela vs Uruguay Predictions and Betting Tips
Uruguay travels to Puerto La Cruz to lock horns with Venezuela in their CONMEBOL World Cup qualification match this Tuesday. Read on for our expert tips and predictions.
Both sides head into this game having won five games each in the 16 games played between the two. Which side would pick up the advantage in the head-to-head record this Tuesday?
Highly-anticipated encounter on the cards
Venezuela finds itself second from the bottom on the CONMEBOL World Cup Qualification table having won only one of their first five games. Last time out, they lost to Bolivia 3-1 at the Estadio Hernando Siles, La Paz. It is then left to see if they can manage to get back to winning ways after failing to make it back-to-back wins.
Uruguay, on the flip side, is in 5th position after picking up seven points from five matches. With their Copa America opener against Argentina coming in just 11 days, Oscar Tavares and his troops would be hell-bent on keeping confidence on a high with a victory here. They played out a goalless draw with Paraguay in their most recent World Cup qualifiers match.
Venezuela vs Uruguay Prediction: 1-2
Uruguay heads into this game in search of a win as they look to keep up with the big boys at the top of the standings. Likewise, their opponents, who would be keen on keeping up with the other sides. However, we expect Luis Suarez and Co. to just do enough for the maximum points.