Rostov Arena: Star player Luiz Suarez hit a fine header as he marked his 100th international appearance with a goal as Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 in their FIFA World Cup match at Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don on Wednesday.
Suarez scored his 52nd goal for Uruguay as his team dominated the early proceedings of the game. Saudi Arabia didn’t have any clear-cut chances but they played well after going behind in the 23rd minute.
Both teams went into the half-time with the score at 1-0 in favour of Uruguay. The second half saw fewer chances come Uruguay’s way while Saudi Arabia kept pushing hard for an equaliser but failed to get their goal.
The Saudi defenders were fantastic at the back after conceding against Uruguay but the South American team held onto their nerves as they got over the line with a laboured win..