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FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos

Uruguay booked their place in the World Cup knockout stage along with Russia on Wednesday, as Luis Suarez scored the winner on his 100th international appearance in a 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Rostov-on-Don. The South Americans take on the hosts in their final Group A match on June 25 with top spot on the line, while Egypt and Saudi Arabia have been eliminated after both suffered back-to-back defeats.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Luis Suarez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Luis Suarez i stackled by Ali Albulayhi of Saudi Arabia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Uruguay's forward Luis Suarez (hidden) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Luis Suarez of Uruguay challenge for the ball with Salem Aldawsari of Saudi Arabia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Saudi Arabia's defender Yasser Al-Shahrani (L) argues with Uruguay's forward Luis Suarez (C) as French referee Clement Turpin approaches during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Mohammed Alowais of Saudi Arabia looks dejected following his sides defeat in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
The Uruguay team refresh as Oscar Tabarez, Head coach of Uruguay speaks to them during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Uruguay's midfielder Carlos Sanchez (L) and Uruguay's midfielder Cristian Rodriguez (2L) vie with Saudi Arabia's midfielder Abdullah Otayf (R) and Saudi Arabia's forward Salem Al-Dawsari during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Guillermo Varela of Uruguay challenge for the ball with Ali Albulayhi of Saudi Arabia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Uruguay's midfielder Carlos Sanchez gestures after missing a goal opportunity during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Saudi Arabia's coach Juan Antonio Pizzi applauds during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Martin Caceres of Uruguay attempts an overhead kick during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at Rostov Arena on June 20, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Saudi Arabia's goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Owais saves the ball in front of Uruguay's forward Edinson Cavani (L) during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Uruguay's defender Diego Godin (L) speaks with Uruguay's defender Jose Gimenez during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
A supporter of Saudi Arabia and a supporter of Uruguay pose with flags in the stands at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018. Uruguay won 1-0.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay reach knockout stage in Russia - photos
Football fans follow the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 20, 2018.