Ecuador and Peru attract Copa America group-stage match


Ecuador and Peru did not settle who advances to the Copa America quarter-finals on Wednesday, drawing 2-2 of their group match in Goiania.

Brazil — the one crew in Group B confirmed to be going by way of to the ultimate eight — and rival Colombia will meet in a while Wednesday, with Colombia needing one level from the match in opposition to its unbeaten rival to safe its personal quarter-final place.

Ecuador took the early lead from an personal purpose, the ball getting in off the foot of Peru’s Renato Tapia in a jostle in entrance of the purpose within the twenty third minute.

Ayrton Preciado scored in additional time to shut the primary half with Ecuador forward of Peru 2-0.

Peru’s Gianluca Lapadula answered within the forty ninth minute off a cross from Christian Cueva and Andre Carillo netted the equalizer within the 54th minute.

Ecuador had come into the match with just one level, earned in a draw with Venezuela, whereas Peru had three. Every earned one other level Wednesday, placing Peru in joint second place with Colombia with 4 factors in Group B.

Brazil has six factors and Ecuador and Venezuela two every.

Ecuador subsequent face pace-setter Brazil on Sunday, when Peru will play Venezuela.

The highest 4 of 5 groups in every of two teams advance to the quarter-finals.




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