2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

14 June - 15 July

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In the absence of the suspended Luis Suarez, Diego Rolan featured in the first four matches in the Russia 2018 qualifiers, starting two of them and scoring a goal. Though he played a less prominent role thereafter, partly because of a recurring Achilles tendon injury, he made four more appearances on the road to Russia and scored another goal.