USA vs Uruguay prediction and betting tips (June 5)
Uruguay are on a five-game winning streak as they travel to Kansas for their next game against the USA. La Celeste have good momentum ahead of this match. Can the Yanks defend the home court?
Edison Cavani (Uruguay) had a top performance in the last match against Mexico
Edison Cavani (Uruguay) had a top performance in the last match against Mexico

The USA will play Uruguay in their next match, a friendly.

The match is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, 5 June 2022. The game time by GMT is 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 5. The match venue is Children's Mercy Park, Kansas City, Kansas.

Betting tips and match predictions for the USA vs Uruguay (June 5) game are available in this article. Next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news, and projected starting lineups.

USA vs Uruguay latest odds on betting sites

The USA to win odds are priced at 2.80 (+180 American; 9/5 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.00 (+200; 2/1), while Uruguay to win odds are priced at 2.50 (+150; 3/2).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: USA — 33%, draw — 30%, Uruguay — 37%.

Latest betting odds on USA vs Uruguay (5 June 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 2.20 (+120; 6/5)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.66 (-150; 2/3)
  • Asian handicap (0.0) on USA — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
  • Asian handicap (0.0) on Uruguay — 1.78 (-128; 25/32)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)

USA vs Uruguay match preview and statistics

The USA have three wins, a draw and a loss in their last five matches. They beat Morocco 3-0 in their last game, a friendly.

Brenden Aaronson scored the first goal in the 26th minute with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Christian Pulisic. Timothy Weah doubled the lead in the 32nd minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the high centre of the goal, assisted by Reggie Cannon.

Haji Wright made it 3-0 in the 64th minute of the second half from the penalty spot with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner. Team statistics: 53% possession, 11 total shots, four big chances, 10 shots on target, 424 accurate passes, 89% pass accuracy, 17 fouls committed, and four corners.

USA team news: No player is injured or suspended for this match.

Uruguay are on a five-game winning streak ahead of this match. They beat Mexico 3-nil in their last game, a friendly.

Matias Vecino opened the scoring in the 35th minute of the first half with a shot from very close range to the centre of the goal, following the corner kick. Edison Cavani doubled the lead in the 46th minute of the second half with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Facundo Pellistri.

Cavani bagged his brace in the 54th minute as he scored the third goal with a shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Damian Suarez. Team statistics: 50% possession, 10 total shots, two big chances, four shots on target, 357 accurate passes, 81% pass accuracy, 12 fouls committed, and four corners.

Uruguay team news: No player is injured or suspended for this match.

USA vs Uruguay H2H

USA and Uruguay drew 1-1 in their last meeting which was a friendly game.

USA vs Uruguay lineups and key players

USA projected starting lineup:

  • Matt Turner
  • DeAndre Roselle Yedlin
  • Walker Zimmerman
  • Miles Robinson
  • Antonee Robinson
  • Yunus Musah
  • Tyler Adams
  • Brenden Aaronson
  • Paul Arriola
  • Jesus Ferreira
  • Christian Pulisic

Brenden Aaronson is the key player to watch out for. He dropped a MOTM performance against Morocco, scored the opening goal, completed the most dribbles (3), 2/4 tackles with nine duels Aaronson should be able to get on the scoresheet in this match.

Uruguay projected starting lineup:

  • Sergio Rochet
  • Mathias Olivera
  • Jose Maria Gimenez
  • Sebastian Coates
  • Damian Suarez
  • Matias Vecino
  • Lucas Torreira
  • Facundo Pellistri
  • Federico Valverde
  • Darwin Nunez
  • Edison Cavani

Edison Cavani is the key player to watch out for. He had a top performance in the last match against Mexico, scored a brace in the win. The veteran striker has 56 goals in 131 appearances for the national team. Cavani looks forward to scoring in this match.

USA vs Uruguay predictions and betting tips

The USA and Uruguay are in good form ahead of their clash. The Yanks have three wins, a draw and a loss in their last five matches, while La Celeste are on a five-game winning streak.

The Americans have a very good home record, unbeaten in 23 home matches. Both teams drew 1-1 in their last meeting back in 2019. Predictions for this match are Uruguay to win or draw (X2), and under 2.5 goals.

La Celeste are in top form or maybe better form than the Yanks. The away game might be tough but they won’t sell it. This is a game between two big teams in good form, when these kinds of games come up, be sure not to expect more than two goals.

Betting prediction: Uruguay to win or draw (X2)

Odds: 1.40 (-250 American; 2/5 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Under 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.66 (-150 American; 2/3 Fractional)

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Uruguay to win or draw (X2)
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