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Uruguay, Uzbekistan to play pre-World Cup friendly

IANS  |  Rio de Janeiro 

will finalise their preparations with an international friendly against in June, (AUF) has said.

The match will be played at the Estadio Centenario in on June 7, just two days before the Celeste squad is due to depart for Russia, reports

are currently ranked 22nd in the world while are 72nd.

Oscar Tabarez's team will play their first 2018 group match against in on June 15.

They will begin the final phase of their preparations for football's biggest tournament by competing in this month's Cup, also featuring China, and the

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 14:02 IST
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