Uruguay v France, 11 June 2010

Score0-0
RefereeYuichi Nishamura
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group A
VenueGreen Point Stadium, Cape Town
Attendance64,100
Kick-Off: 20:30 Local (19:30 BST) Man of the Match: Diego Forlán (Uruguay) Assistant referees: Toru Sagara (Japan) Jeong Hae-sang (Korea Republic) Fourth official: Joel Aguilar (El Salvador) Fifth official: William Torres (El Salvador) Despite a red card being given to Uruguay substitute Nicolás Lodeiro in the second half, Uruguay were able to hold a "lacklustre" France to a 0–0 draw. After the match, former World Cup-winning French player Zinedine Zidane criticised the French team, and particularly coach Raymond Domenech, for a lack of teamwork. Domenech claimed after the match to be "happy with the overall performance". This result became the 3rd consecutive 0-0 draw between the two sides

0  Uruguay

Manager: Óscar Tabárez

0  France

Manager: Raymond Domenech

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fernando Muslera
Defender Diego Godín
Defender Diego Lugano (captain)
Defender Maxi Pereira
Midfielder Egidio Arévalo
Midfielder Ignacio Gonzalez
Midfielder Alvaro Pereira
Midfielder Diego Perez
Forward Diego Forlan
Forward Luis Suárez

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris
Defender Eric Abidal
Defender William Gallas
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra (captain)
Midfielder Abou Diaby
Midfielder Yoann Gourcuff
Midfielder Franck Ribéry
Midfielder Jeremy Toulalan
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Sidney Govou

Substitutions:

Nicolás Lodeiro for Ignacio Gonzalez 63
Sebastian Abreu for Luis Suárez 74
Sebastian Eguren for Diego Perez 87

Substitutions:

Thierry Henry for Nicolas Anelka 72
Florent Malouda for Yoann Gourcuff 75
Andre-Pierre Gignac for Sidney Govou 85

Cards:

Mauricio Victorino 59 Y
Nicolás Lodeiro 65 Y
Nicolás Lodeiro 81 Y
Nicolás Lodeiro 81 R
Diego Lugano 90 Y

Cards:

Patrice Evra 12 Y
Franck Ribéry 19 Y
Jeremy Toulalan 68 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Juan Castillo
Goalkeeper Martín Silva
Defender Martín Cáceres
Defender Jorge Fucile
Midfielder Sebastian Eguren
Midfielder Alvaro Fernandez
Midfielder Walter Gargano
Midfielder Nicolás Lodeiro
Midfielder Andres Scotti
Forward Sebastian Abreu
Forward Edinson Cavani

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Cedric Carrasso
Goalkeeper Steve Mandanda
Defender Marc Planus
Defender/Left back Gaël Clichy
Midfielder Alou Diarra
Midfielder Andre-Pierre Gignac
Midfielder Mathieu Valbuena
Forward Djibril Cisse
Forward Thierry Henry
Forward Florent Malouda