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1st Round Match Reports 1st Round

Friday May 31
France vs Senegal

Saturday June 1
Ireland vs Cameroon
Uruguay vs Denmark
Germany vs S. Arabia

Sunday June 2
Argentina vs Nigeria
Paraguay vs S. Africa
England vs Sweden
Spain vs Slovenia

Monday June 3
Croatia vs Mexico
Brazil vs Turkey
Italy vs Ecuador

Tuesday June 4
China vs Costa Rica
Japan vs Belgium
S. Korea vs Poland

Wednesday June 5
Russia vs Tunisia
USA vs Portugal
Germany vs Ireland

Thursday June 6
Denmark vs Senegal
Cameroon vs S. Arabia
France vs Uruguay

Friday June 7
Sweden vs Nigeria
Spain vs Paraguay
Argentina vs England

Saturday June 8
S. Africa vs Slovenia
Italy vs Croatia
Brazil vs China

Sunday June 9
Mexico vs Ecuador
Costa Rica vs Turkey
Japan vs Russia

Monday June 10
South Korea vs USA
Tunisia vs Belgium
Portugal vs Poland

Tuesday June 11
Denmark vs France
Senegal vs Uruguay
Cameroon vs Germany
S. Arabia vs Ireland

Wednesday June 12
Sweden vs Argentina
Nigeria vs England
South Africa vs Spain
Slovenia vs Paraguay

Thursday June 13
Costa Rica vs Brazil
Turkey vs China
Mexico vs Italy
Ecuador vs Croatia

Friday June 14
Tunisia vs Japan
Belgium vs Russia
Portugal vs S. Korea
Poland vs USA


The last 16 continue on the road to Yokohama, with four games in South Korea and four games in Japan.
Knockout Stage


Injuries & Suspensions -- Sin Bin -- Leading Goalscorers

2002 World Cup -- First Round Matches Senegal Hold On To Go Through

Tuesday June 11th, 2002

Senegal vs Uruguay
Suwon -- (3-3)

Uruguay fielded an attacking line-up but it's Senegal who show the early attacking initiative.

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 1-0
Khalilou Fadiga puts Senegal in the lead, from the penalty spot, after El Hadji Diouf is brought down by Fabian Carini -- 19 mins.

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 2-0
Pape Bouba Diop extends the lead after being set up by Henri Camara. Uruguay are in dire straits -- 26 mins.

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 3-0
Pape Bouba Diop scores his second goal of the game, and Senegal's third, to leave Uruguay with a mountain to climb -- 38 mins.

Half-time: Senegal 3 -- Uruguay 0
Denmark vs France

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 3-1
Uruguay try to get back into the game as substitute Richard Morales is at hand to tap in Tony Sylva's fumble from Dario Silva.

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 3-2
Manchester United's Diego Forlan pulled another one back for Uruguay in the 69th minute, with a superb volley.

Leading Goalscorers -- GOAL -- 3-3
Plenty of yellow cards in this game, and goals to match, as Uruguay pull level in Suwon -- Alvaro Recoba making sure of the penalty, two minutes from time.

After seeing their three-goal lead pulled back, Senegal managed to cling to the point that takes them into to Second Round.

Final Score:
Senegal 3 -- Uruguay 3
Denmark vs France

Talkback -- Add Your Comments

Player of the Match:
Jan Wegereef -- Does the Dutch referee get bonus points for booking half of the players on the pitch?

Red and Yellow Cards in the 2002 World Cup Yellow Cards:
Henri Camara (3 mins)
Omar Daf (4 mins)
Clever Romero (8 mins)
Hectór Carini (19 mins)
Pablo García (36 mins)
Ferdinand Coly (39 mins)
Dario Rodriguez (40 mins)
Papa Bouba Diop (70 mins)
Paolo Montero (82 mins)
El Hadji Diouf (82 mins)
Khalilou Fadiga (87 mins)
Habib Beye (88 mins)

The Teams:

Senegal:
1 Tony Sylva; 6 Aliou Cisse, 17 Ferdinand Coly (21 Habib Beye -- 63 mins), 2 Omar Daf, 13 Lamine Diatta, 4 Papa Malick Diop, 5 Alassane Ndour (12 Amdy Faye -- 76 mins); 19 Papa Bouba Diop, 10 Khalilou Fadiga; 7 Henri Camara (14 Moussa N'Diaye -- 76 mins), 11 El Hadji Diouf.

Uruguay:
1 Hectór Carini; 3 Daniel Alejandro Lembo, 4 Paolo Montero, 6 Dario Rodriguez, 14 Gonzalo Sorondo (17 Mario Regueiro -- 31 mins); 5 Pablo García, 16 Clever Marcelo Romero (21 Diego Forlan -- 46 mins); 13 Sebastián Abreu (18 Richard Morales -- 46 mins), 20 Alvaro Recoba, 9 Dario Silva, 8 Gustavo Varela.

Referee: Jan Wegereef (Holland)

The last 16 continue on the road to Yokohama, with four games in South Korea and four games in Japan. Second Round

The last 16 continue on the road to Yokohama, with four games in South Korea and four games in Japan.

 

Group A -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A

Group A winner and runner-up go to Japan for the Second Round.

Group B -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B

Group B winner and runner-up stay in Korea for the Second Round.

Group C -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C

Group C winner and runner-up go to Japan for the Second Round.

Group D -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D

Group D winner and runner-up stay in Korea for the Second Round.

Group E -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group E

Group E winner and runner-up go to Korea for the Second Round.

Group F -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group F

Group F winner and runner-up stay in Japan for the Second Round.

Group G -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group G

Group G winner and runner-up go to Korea for the Second Round.

Group H -- Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup Finals Group H

Group H winner and runner-up stay in Japan for the Second Round.


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