Uruguay call Fede Valverde for the 2018 Russia World Cup

14/05/2018 12:09

RC Deportivo have been officially informed by the Uruguayan Football Association that they are calling Fede Valverde for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

The next few days, the Uruguayan officials will let Dépor know the Deportivista midfielder’s travel itinerary.

Uruguay’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Friday 15 June
5 pm: EGYPT - URUGUAY, at the Ekaterinburg Arena

Wednesday 20 June
6 pm: URUGUAY - SAUDI ARABIA, at the Rostov Arena

Monday 25 June
6 pm: URUGUAY - RUSSIA, at the Samara Arena

The Uruguay national team also have a confirmed friendly on 7 June at 8 pm (local time) at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo against Uzbekistan.

Celso Borges already on his way to Costa Rica

The Costa Rica Football Federation have confirmed that Celso Borges will be called for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

RC Deportivo responded to Costa Rica’s request and allowed the Branquiazul midfielder to join his national team this week.

Costa Rica’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Sunday 17 June
4 pm: COSTA RICA - SERBIA at the Samara Arena

Friday 22 June
3 pm: BRAZIL - COSTA RICA, at the St Petersburg stadium

Wednesday 27 June
9 pm: SWITZERLAND - COSTA RICA, at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium

Before the 3rd of June, the Ticos will say farewell to their fans with a friendly match against Northern Ireland in San Jose. Already in Europe, they will face England in Leeds (7 June) and Belgium in Brussels (11 June).