the Huge Surprise at the Copa America. In the semi-final the title defender of Chile meets the Underdog from Peru. The team around the Superstars Alexis Sanchez (Manchester United FC) and Arturo Vidal (FC Barcelona) is the clear favorite in the fight for the final direct debit – but then everything goes wrong.
The Peruvians dogged fight, the completely surprised Chileans from the first second under pressure. After 21 minutes Édison Flores after a magnificent combination for the early lead. The Chileans complain about an Offside, but the VAR does not intervene to right.
After playing just one team. Peru attacks further increased before the break at 2:0. Goalie Arias miscalculated a trip thoroughly, have to watch from the sidelines, as Yoshimar Yotún into an empty gate has to slide.
to wait After the trees, the Chileans, then, once again, throw everything to the front. Peru defended with eleven men, rejects every shot and eliminated from a counterattack in the last Minute of any doubt. For Chile, the black night is so perfect. In stoppage time Vargas with a missed Penalty for the coronation of a wayward night.
The joy in Peru is the greater. For the first Time since 1975, the team is once again in the final of the Copa America and has the Chance to be the second Copa title. With Brazil, a giant waits on Sunday (22 h) is true – but the small Peru is a credit to the feat against Chile in everything.