Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Portugal to tour Chile and Uruguay in November

Portugal has confirmed it will visit South American this November for an international tour. Outside of World Cup qualification matches it will be the first time Uruguay has hosted a team from the European Nations Championship since 2005. Since that time there have been no visiting teams at all Uruguay while Chile hosted Tonga for a friendly match in 2010. Portugal´s two match tour could be increased to three with Brazil potentially hosting the Portuguese after the match against Chile.  

The tour is preperation for Rugby World Cup qualification with all three teams being capable of qualifying. Potugal competed at Rugby World Cup 2007 while Uruguay played at the 1999 and 2003 tournaments. 

Match Schedule
November 10 Uruguay v Portugal, Montevideo
November 17 Chile v Portugal, Santiago

1 comment:

  1. Excelent notice Paul...the Uruguayans needs play with teams of Europe for improve their game. Regards: Néstor.