Argentina vs Uruguay: Head-To-Head Stats, Last 10 Matches Record, FIFA World Cup 2022 Groups, And Winning Prediction. Argentina and Uruguay have one of the oldest and the most historic National team rivalries in the history of South American football.
South American football has always been more aggressive and physical than European football and thus we might estimate how rough the matches between these two sides used to be back then.
These are also two of the most successful South American footballing nations with a very decorated history and in this article, we shall be talking about their rivalry based on statistics.
Argentina vs Uruguay: Head-to-Head Stats
- Total matches played – 192
- Matches won by Uruguay – 57
- Matches won by Argentina – 90
- Matches Drawn – 45
First match- 20 July 1902 (Argentina- 6, Uruguay-0)
Last match- 12 Nov 2021 (FIFA 2022 qualifiers) Argentina- 1, Uruguay- 0
Argentina vs Uruguay: Last 10 Encounters
|16 Jul 2011||Argentina v Uruguay||Uruguay Won||1-1||Copa America|
|12 Oct 2012||Argentina v Uruguay||Argentina Won||3-0||FIFA World Cup|
|15 Oct 2013||Uruguay v Argentina||Uruguay Won||3-2||FIFA World Cup|
|16 Jun 2015||Argentina v Uruguay||Argentina Won||1-0||Copa America|
|02 Sep 2016||Argentina v Uruguay||Argentina Won||1-0||FIFA World Cup|
|31 Aug 2017||Uruguay v Argentina||Draw||0-0||FIFA World Cup|
|18 Nov 2019||Argentina v Uruguay||Draw||2-2||International Friendly|
|18 Jun 2021||Argentina v Uruguay||Argentina Won||1-0||Copa America|
|10 Oct 2021||Argentina v Uruguay||Argentina Won||3-0||FIFA World Cup|
|12 Nov 2021||Uruguay v Argentina||Argentina Won||0-1||FIFA WC Qualifier|
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Argentina vs Uruguay: FIFA 2022 World Cup Groups
- Argentina is in Group C: Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, and Poland.
- Uruguay is in Group H – Portugal, Uruguay, South Korea, and Ghana.
Argentina vs Uruguay: FIFA World Cup 2022 Prediction
Argentina is one of the favorites to win the FIFA World Cup 2022. They are in an impeccable for and the way in which they won the 2021 Copa America has clearly showed the world that they are ready to take on any team in the world.
Uruguay on the other hand lack many big names in their squads and unlike their team in the 2018 World Cup, they are not a brute force to be feared. They were exploited by many teams (including Argentina) in Copa America and their losses exposed their weaknesses.
With all these factors in mind, we truly think that if Argentina and Uruguay were to face each other in the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Argentina will register an easy win over Uruguay.