Uruguay reached the semi-finals of the youth world championship on football (players under 20), winning the penalty shoot-out Portuguese 5:4.
The main and extra time the match ended in a draw 2:2.
In the semifinals, Uruguay will play with the Venezuelans.
Alexandre Silva (Vitoria, Guimaraens) opened the scoring in the 1st minute of the match 1:0.
In the 16th minute Santiago Bueno (Barcelona) evened the score 1:1.
In the 41st minute by Diogo gonçalves (Benfica) once again brought the Portuguese forward 2:1.
On 50 minutes, Federico Valverde (Madrid, Madrid) missed the penalty to make it 2-2.
4 the first 11-meter opponents are struck exactly. Then the Portuguese scored Pedro Rodrigues (Benfica), josé Gomes (Benfica) and Andre Ribera (Vitoria, Guimaraens), the Uruguayans Rodrigo Amaral (Nacional) and Inya Matias (Nacional). The winning kick on account of Santiago Bueno.