Chile reach Copa America final with stunning goal from distance

Host nation Chile have happened to reached the Copa America final for the first time since 1987 after beating 10-man Peru 2–1 to continue their run of favorable calls from the officials.

Peru’s Carlos Zambrano was sent off after getting booked twice in the first 20 minutes. His dismissal was controversial, but you can judge for yourself by watching the video here:

Chile’s Eduardo Vargas went on to score both of Chile’s goals, the first of which might have been offside, but the second was pure brilliance.

Here are the final stats for the match…


Chile and the officials will now face the winner of Argentina-Paraguay in the final.