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Peru is benefiting from a missed penalty for Suárez, and reached the semi-final Match

Peru has a surprisingly qualified for the semi-finals of the Copa America. The team of head coach Ricardo Gareca was after a penalty shoot-out (5-4) to be too strong for Uruguay, after the match, and after ninety minutes in a 0-0 ending.

Luis Suárez missed it, on behalf of Uruguay as the penaltyreeks in the state of Salvador. Edison Flores took advantage of the fifth penalty kick for a foreign country to shoot his country to the semi-final showdown.

During the regular game time was in Uruguay, the Copa America four times and won twice, for the purpose of. Both matches, however, were disallowed due to being offside.

After an hour of play, it was a goal from Edinson Cavani cancelled, and in a quarter of an hour later it took a goal from Luis Suárez failed to materialise.

Liverpool midfielder Renato Tapia has played in the competition in Peru, which for the seventh year, in the semi-finals of the Copa America stands for. The country has won, in 1975, the first edition of the tournament.

Disappointment for Uruguay, after the defeat against Argentina. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

Peru meets the defending champion of Chile in the semi-final showdown

The final four take to Peru last Wednesday in Porto Alegre against Australia. The defending champion charged on Friday, following a penalty, with Russia.

In the other semi-final showdown is between host nation, Brazil, and Argentina. These two countries will be on Tuesday against each other in Belo Horizonte.

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