March 22, 2022 – 6:11 pm
Federation reveal last minute call: midfielder will arrive in Montevideo on Wednesday
Midfielder Ugarte was called up urgently this Tuesday by Diego Alonso, the Uruguay coach, for the double course that the celestial will play with Peru (24th) and Chile (29th), decisive for the qualification for the 2022 World Cup. A day when it was known that Inter midfielder Matías Vecino had tested positive for covid-19, the coach chose to call, first, Fabricio Díaz, Liverpool Montevideo player, announcing the Sporting athlete a few hours later. Ugarte, remember, had been shortlisted but ended up being dropped from the final list. He arrives, according to the press release, this Wednesday in Montevideo, joining his colleague Coates and the fan of Benfica Darwin.
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