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Chile will look to confirm a quarter-final berth in the Copa America 2021 when they take on Paraguay in their final game of the group stage on Friday.
Chile are second in Group A, having accumulated five points from three matches played. They remain unbeaten in the tournament, having registered a win and two draws so far.
Chile played out a 1-1 draw against Uruguay in their last Copa America game. Eduardo Vargas’ first-half goal gave La Roja the lead, but Luis Suarez netted a 66th-minute equalizer, denying Martin Lasarte’s side three points.
Meanwhile, Paraguay are coming off a 1-0 loss to pre-tournament favorites Argentina. Alejandro Gomez’s effort in the first half gave Argentina the lead, which they held on to until the final whistle as Paraguay found it difficult to break down their gritty defense.
Paraguay are third in Group A and need a win in one of their last two games to progress to the next round.
Chile and Paraguay have played 17 games against each other. Chile hold the bragging rights with eight wins, while two games ended in draws. Paraguay have won seven games.
The two sides last met in August 2017. Paraguay won that game comfortably, putting three goals past the Chile defense without an answer. An Arturo Vidal own-goal in the first half and goals from Victor Caceres and Richard Ortiz in the second period handed Paraguay the win.
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Chilewill try to confirm a spot in the quarter-finals of theCopa America 2021against Paraguay today at the Estadio Mane Garrincha in Brasilia. It is their final game of the group stage before going on a break for the playoffs. Here, find out the match preview, information, storylines predictions, odds and how to watch this game in the US.
So far, Chile is second in Group A with five points in three matches. Martin Lasarte’s side still are unbeaten in the tournament, thanks to a win against Bolivia (1-0) and two draws against Argentina (1-1) in the opener and (1-1) last time around.
On the other hand, Paraguay lost 1-0 to Argentina last time around. Despite the loss, Eduardo Berizzo’s boys had plenty of chances to do damage to the Albiceleste, especially with Miguel Almirón. Against Chile, they will try to capitalize their attempts. They need a win in one of their last two games to reach the next round.
Chile and Paraguay have faced each other 62 times, and the record shows a pretty tight matchup. Paraguay has more wins against La Roja with 28 wins over the 27 of Chile. They have drawn seven times.
For Copa America, La Albirroja also has a good record against Chile. They have met 21 times in the tournament, with 12 victories for Paraguay. Chile has seven, and they have two ties. The most recent encounter in the competition was in 2004, and it ended up in a tie.
The last time they met was in August 2017 for the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers. Paraguay won that night with some ease thanks to the goals from Victor Caceres, Richard Ortiz and an own goal from Arturo Vidal.
How to watch or live stream Chile vs Paraguay in the US
The game between Chile and Paraguay, to be played this Thursday, June 24, will be broadcasted in the US by Foxsports.com, TUDN App, FOX Sports App, Fox Sports 1, Univision NOW, TUDN.com, Univision, TUDN USA.
Chile vs Paraguay: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers have already done their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, Chile is the favorite with odds of +125, while Paraguay has +230. A tie would end up in a +180 payout