France showing their worth as one of the favorites of World Cup 2018 as Didier Deschamps' men made their way into the semifinal after eliminating Uruguay 2-0 this Friday.
Playing against another South American side after their success in beating Argentina, Les Blues were not short in confidence as they face up against La Celeste.
The battle between two contrasting footballing nations set to entertain football fans this upcoming Friday as Uruguay will be battling France in World Cup 2018 quarter finals.
Eliminating Portugal 2-1 in the last 16, La Celeste are aiming to upset another European representative this time around, but Oscar Tabarez's men are expecting a much tougher task defensively.
Uruguay booked their place in the FIFA World Cup 2018 quarter final following their success in beating Portugal 2-1.
Paris Saint-Germain striker, Edinson Cavani was the main man for La Celeste as he bagged both of his national team's goals in that tie.
Uruguay, the team with the best defensive record in the group stage at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ with zero goals conceded, held firm to sink Portugal 2-1 in Sochi on Saturday to set up a quarter-final tie against France.
Uruguay are gearing themselves up for an intriguing and tight last 16 battle in 2018 World Cup as they battle Portugal.
Both teams have somewhat similar kind of footballing approach, though La Celeste seemingly looking more fluid in every department compared to their European counterpart so far in the tournament.
South American giant, Uruguay finished top of group A after their success in defeating home side, Russia 3-0.
Already securing their place in the next round, didn't stop both teams from pushing hard in search for three points.
Already securing their places in the knock out stage of FIFA World Cup 2018, host nation, Russia along with Uruguay will be playing for that table topping position and simply see out which opponents they set to face.
Uruguay confirmed their passage into the second round of FIFA World Cup 2018 following their slender 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia.
Coming into the tie after a hard fought battle against Egypt, La Celeste seems to expecting a much easier route this time around, but they were in for a rude awakening.