With both sides fighting for FIFA U20 World Cup qualifying places, it was a tense affair between Chile and Uruguay. However, Uruguay were the eventual victors thanks to a single goal from Gonzalo Bueno. Watch full video highlights below.
Uruguay suffered defeat by Colombia, which leaves the Colombians top of the hexagonal final group. Continue reading
Peru earned a hard-fought point after drawing with Paraguay in the hexagonal final. They took the lead through Miguel Araujo in the first-half but Junior Alonso’s second-half effort saw the points shared.
Chile’s stunning form in the South American Youth Championship continued as they thrashed Ecuador 4-1. The in-form Nicolas Castillo opened the scoring on 18 minutes before Diego Rubio doubled the lead. Castro grabbed one back for Ecuador but Claudio Baeza and Mora secured the win for Chile.
Goals from Juan Nieto and Juan Quintero gave Colombia a winning start in the hexagonal final stage against Ecuador. Continue reading
Uruguay’s continued rise to dominance in South America continued as they beat Peru 3-1 in the South American Youth Championship hexagonal final. Mauricio Formilliano opened the scoring for Uruguay before Yordy Reyna equalled the scores minutes before half-time. But Uruguay came out fighting in the second half and Nicolas Lopez and Diego Rolan secured all … Continue reading
Brazil follow Argentina out of the South American Youth Championship after their penultimate group game finished in a 2-0 loss against Peru. Continue reading
Venezuela’s hopes of reaching the tournament’s final stage were dashed by two comebacks from Uruguay as both sides shared a point. Josef Martinez put the Venezuelans in front after twenty minutes but was pegged back by a Diego Rolan penalty. Juan Pablo Anor restored the lead but Nicolas Lopez equalised in the second-half to see … Continue reading
Argentina crashed out of the South American Youth Championship despite their win against Colombia. Continue reading
Paraguay secured their qualification to the next round of the South American Youth Championship after a storming 5-1 win over Bolivia. Gustavo Gomez started the rout in the 8th minute and Derlis Gonzalez added a second not long after. Rodrigo Vargas scored a consolation goal for Bolivia but it was no more than that when … Continue reading
Peru’s impressive run of form in this tournament was broken by an equally impressive Ecuador side. Continue reading
Brazil gave themselves hope of qualifying as they beat Venezuela by a single goal. The winner came from the boot of Felipe Anderson, who netted from the spot. Watch full video highlights below.