5 Things Uruguay Coach Oscar Tabarez Should Test vs. Northern Ireland

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5 Things Uruguay Coach Oscar Tabarez Should Test vs. Northern Ireland
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On Friday night, Uruguay host Northern Ireland in the first of two pre-World Cup friendlies in Montevideo. It is an opportunity for Oscar Washington Tabarez to fine-tune his side ahead of their first group stage match against Costa Rica on June 14.

With FIFA’s deadline for submission of the final 23-man World Cup squads fast looming, there will be a number of players keen to make a strong impression on Friday. Tabarez also has some tactical issues that he will be glad to have a chance to work through in a match environment.

Here are five things Tabarez should test against Northern Ireland.

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