Chile, Bolivia advance to Copa America quarters

Chile, Bolivia advance to Copa America quarters
Pazar 21.06.2015 09:31

Chile beat Bolivia, Ecuador defeat Mexico; Neymar to miss rest of tournament

Though Chile crushed Bolivia 5-0 in a 2015 Copa America Group A match on Friday night, both teams have reached the quarterfinals.

The host nation of the 2015 Copa America Chile won the match at Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez Pradanos in Santiago with goals by Charles Aranguiz, Alexis Sanchez, Gary Medel and Ronald Raldes. Bolivian defender Raldes scored an own goal near the end of the game.

Meanwhile in the other match of the group, Ecuador defeated Mexico 2-1 in El Teniente Stadium in Rancagua. They are eliminated from the tournament

Brazil to continue without Neymar

Brazilian star forward Neymar, who was shown red card in his last match in Group C, will miss the rest of the Copa America, the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) announced Friday. He has been suspended for four games.

- Group A standings:

Team P W D L GF GA +/- Pts
1 CHILE 3 2 1 0 10 3 7 7
2 BOLIVIA 3 1 1 1 3 7 -4 4
3 ECUADOR 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2 3
4 MEXICO 3 0 2 1 4 5 -1 2
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