Uruguay national beach soccer team

The Uruguay national beach soccer team represents Uruguay in international beach soccer competitions and is controlled by the AUF, the governing body for football in Uruguay.

Uruguay
Nickname(s)La Celeste, Los Charrúas
AssociationUruguayan Football Association
ConfederationCONMEBOL (South America)
Head coachFernando Rosa
CaptainUruguay Diego Monserrat
FIFA codeURU
BSWW ranking 11 Steady (31 December 2020)[1]


First colours


Second colours
First international
 Uruguay 6–7 Italy 
(January 1995)
Biggest win
 Uruguay 10–0 South Africa 
(January 1999)
Biggest defeat
 Uruguay 1–10 Brazil 
(March 2009)
  Switzerland 10–1 Uruguay 
(26 August 2021)
World Cup
Appearances7
Best resultRunners-up (2006)
CONMEBOL Beach Soccer Championship
Appearances11 (first in 2006)
Best resultRunners-up (2006, 2009, 2019, 2021)

Results and fixturesEdit

The following is a list of match results in the last 12 months, as well as any future matches that have been scheduled.

Legend

  Win   Draw   Lose   Fixture

2021Edit

20 August 2021 (2021-08-20) FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup GS Group D Senegal   6–1   Uruguay Moscow, Russia
15:00
  • Mendy   2', 14' (pen.), 25'
  • Diatta   5'
  • Mam. Diagne   15' (pen.)
  • Sylla   33'
Report (BSWW)
Report (FIFA)
Bella   1' (pen.) Stadium: Luzhniki Beach Soccer Arena
Attendance: 734
Referee: Łukasz Ostrowski (Poland)
22 August 2021 (2021-08-22) FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup GS Group D Uruguay   4–2   Oman Moscow, Russia
15:00
  • Cabrera   7'
  • Laduche   14'
  • Guerrero   35'
  • L. Quinta   35'
Report (BSWW)
Report (FIFA)
  • Al-Zadjali   25'
  • Al-Sauti   27'
Stadium: Luzhniki Beach Soccer Arena
Attendance: 1,278
Referee: Hamdi Bchir (Tunisia)
24 August 2021 (2021-08-24) FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup GS Group D Uruguay   7–6   Portugal Moscow, Russia
19:00
  • Bella   6', 10'
  • L. Quinta   9', 23', 25'
  • Laens   26'
  • Guerrero   32'
Report (BSWW)
Report (FIFA)
Stadium: Luzhniki Beach Soccer Arena
Attendance: 1,977
Referee: Said Hachim (Madagascar)

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players and staff members were called up for the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   URU Gustavo Sebe
2 FW   URU Facundo Cordero
3 MF   URU Santiago Miranda
4 MF   URU Matias Cabrera
5 DF   URU Gaston Laduche
6 DF   URU Agustin Quinta
7 MF   URU Luis Quinta
No. Pos. Nation Player
8 MF   URU Gonzalo Cazet
9 FW   URU Andres Laens
10 FW   URU Marcelo Capurro
11 FW   URU Nicolas Bella
12 GK   URU Alejandro Guerrero
13 GK   URU Felipe Fernandez
14 MF   URU Richard Catardo
Head coach: German Parrillo
Assistant coach: Leandro Ortiz

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Beach Soccer World CupEdit

FIFA World Cup record Qualification (CONMEBOL) record[a]
Year Round Pos Pld W W+ L GF GA GD Round Pos Pld W W+ L GF GA GD
  2005 Quarterfinals 5th 3 2 0 1 15 11 +4 Runners-up 2nd 5 4 0 1 22 11 +11
  2006 Runners-up 2nd 6 2 1 3 22 20 +2 Runners-up 2nd 7 1 3 3 23 32 –9
  2007 Third place 3rd 6 2 2 2 15 17 –2 Runners-up 2nd 3 2 0 1 11 7 +4
  2008 Quarterfinals 7th 4 1 1 2 20 18 +2 Third place 3rd 4 2 0 2 16 18 –2
  2009 Fourth place 4th 6 3 0 3 26 31 +5 Runners-up 2nd 5 3 0 2 18 17 +1
  2011 Did not qualify Group stage 5th 3 1 0 2 14 10 +4
  2013 Sixth place 6th 4 0 1 3 15 19 –4
  2015 Fifth place 5th 6 4 0 2 25 25 0
  2017 Eight place 8th 6 2 0 4 27 29 –2
  2019 Quarterfinals 7th 4 2 0 2 11 12 –1 Runners-up 2nd 6 4 0 2 23 31 –8
  2021 Qualified Runners-up 2nd 6 4 1 1 17 12 +5
Total 0 titles 7/11 29 12 4 13 109 99 +10 0 titles 11/11 55 27 5 23 211 211 0
  1. ^ In 2005 and 2007 merged qualification tournament with CONCACAF

Coaching staffEdit

Current coaching staffEdit

  • Manager: Fernando Rosa
  • Technical Assistant: Pablo Sanguinetti
  • Head Delegation: Kevork Kouyoumdjian

Manager historyEdit

  • Fernando Rosa

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Ranking". BSWW. 31 December 2020. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  2. ^ FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Russia 2021™ – Squad List

External linksEdit