Watch Uruguay vs South Korea Online Replay
The World Cup has been widdled down to the “sweet 16”. Uruguay and South Korea will be facing off, with the winner advancing on to the quarter finals. Uruguay took first place in Group A and South Korea took second place in Group B. Advancing out of Group A at second place is Mexico and advancing out of Group B at first place is Argentina. Uruguay has made it to the world Cup three more times than South Korea and has claimed two titles, while South Korea has yet to claim one. But, Uruguay hasn’t had in recent success, having not made it to a quarter final since 1970 while on the other hand South Korea had a run for the semi finals in 2002. Uruguay will be coming into this match with two wins and a draw, South Korea will be entering as the underdog with a win, loss, and draw. Uruguay is favored to win this match. The two teams have met five times in the past and Uruguay owned four of these matches. Each team has scored two goals each in group play. Midfielder Park Ji-Sung will be the player to watch on South Korea and Forward Diego Forlan could be making the difference for Uruguay. The winner of this match will advance on to the quarter final match to play the winner of the US versus Ghana match.