Cordoba, Argentina, July 12. -Chile and Peru will play an unexpected match on Tuesday to decide the leading position of Group C in the 2011 Copa America soccer tournament.The two teams are leading the group with 4 points each, followed by Uruguay (2), and Mexico (0).
The winner of the match between these two regional and traditional rivals, to be played in Malvinas Argentinas stadium in Mendoza, will qualify for the quarterfinals.
According to statistics, the Peruvian team, under manager Claudio Borghi, has better teamwork and more international experience than its Chilean counterpart, coached by Sergio Markarian.
Peru: Salomon Libman, Giancarlo Carmona, Santiago Acasiete, Alberto Rodriguez, Walter Vilchezs, Adan Balbin, Carlos Lobaton, Michael Guevara, Luis Advincula, Manuel Vargas, and Raul Ruidiaz.
Chile: Miguel Pinto; Francisco Silva, Waldo Ponce, Gonzalo Jara, Gonzalo Fierro, Carlos Carmona, Marco Estrada, Jean Beausejour, Luis Jiménez, Humberto Suazo, and Esteban Paredes.
Stadium: Malvinas Argentinas. City: Mendoza.
Referee: Salvio Fagundes (BRA). (Prensa Latina)