Chile vs Peru (0-3)
Chile’s hopes of winning a 3rd serial Copa America are over when a big 3-0 defeat against a formidable South American country in metropolis Alegre on a weekday Chile vs Peru match.
First-half goals from Edison Flores and Yoshimar Yotun, together with Paolo Guerrero’s late sealer, dotted La Roja’s dreams of equalling Argentina’s record of 3 consecutive continental triumphs and sent South American country through to their 1st final since 1975.
Though they solely reached the knockout rounds in a concert of the cluster stage’s two best third-placed groups, economist Gareca’s South American country was superior throughout and currently face hosts Brazil in Sunday’s decider at the Maracana.
Chile’s humiliation was complete once Eduardo statesman dinked a penalty straight to Pedro Gallese at the death.
An amusive begin saw Christian Cueva and Charles Aranguiz poke wide with smart opportunities at either finish.
Peru settled fastest and reproved a confused Chile defense within the twentieth minute.
Andre Carrillo nodded on Cueva’s right-sided delivery, and athlete Flores created no mistake at the near post.
Gabriel Arias was guilty of the second eighteen minutes later, the goalkeeper failing to beat Carrillo to a loose ball and feat his goal exposed for Yotun to skillfully management and volley home a high cross.
Peru lost Flores to AN innocuous articulatio plana injury 5 minutes into the half and narrowly avoided another reversal once Vargas’ glancing header affected the left post.
A well-worked counter ought to have brought the sealer on the hour. However, Yotun ballooned his end over an open target.
Gallese then created three necessary stops to stay the two-goal margin intact and, when Guerrero nervelessly slotted away the third within the 91st minute, denied Chile a consolation.
|José Pedro Fuenzalida
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