Copa America: Guerrero leads Peru back to semifinals

Paolo Guerrero's hat trick have Peru a 3-1 victory over Bolivia that moved it into the semifinals of the Copa America against Chile. It marks the second straight tournament Peru has reached the final four.



Guerrero's goals came twice with three minutes midway through the first half and in the 74th minute. He has now scored 24 international goals, two less than Teofilo Cubillas' all-time Peru record of 26.

“Not many people had much confidence in us before this tournament," Guerrero said, "but once again we’re showing that we’re a good team.”

June 25 in Temuco
Peru 3 Bolivia 1. Goals: Guerreri 21, 23, 75; Moreno pen. 84.
Peru -- Gallese; Advincula, Zambrano, Ascues, Vargas; Retamozo, Yotun, Cueva (Reyna, 82); Pizarro (Carrillo, 66), Farfan (P.Hurtado, 77), Guerrero.
Bolivia -- Quinonez; M.Hurtado (Escobar, 46), Coimbra, Raldes, Zenteno, Morales (Lizio, 46); Chumacero, Bejarano, Pena (Pedriel, 68), Smedberg Dalence, Moreno.
Referee: Wilmar Roldan (Colombia).
Att.: 16.872.
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June 24 in Santiago
Chile 1 Uruguay 0. Goal: Isla 80.
Chile -- Bravo; Isla, Medel, Jara, Mena; Diaz (M.Fernandez 70), Aranguiz, Vidal; Valdivia (Pizarro 85); A.Sanchez, Vargas (Pinilla 70)
Uruguay -- Muslera; Pereira, Gimenez, Godin, Fucile; Arevalo Ríos, C.Sanchez, Gonzalez, Rodriguez; Rolan (Hernandez 58), Cavani.
Red Cards: Uruguay -- Cavani 63, Fucile 87.
Referee: Sandro Ricci (Brazil).
Att.: 45,304.
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Note: 
All games on BeIN Sports and BeIN Sports en Espanol.

TV Schedule:
QUARTERFINALS
June 26 in Vina del Mar
Argentina vs. Colombia (game 21), 8:30 pm ET
June 27 in Concepcion
Brazil vs. Uruguay (game 22), 6:30 pm ET

SEMIFINALS
June 29 in Santiago
Chile vs. Peru (game 23), 8:30 pm ET
June 30 in Concepcion
Winner 21 vs. Winner 22 (game 24), 8:30 pm ET

THIRD-PLACE GAME
July 3 in Concepcion
Loser 23 vs. Loser 24, 8:30 pm ET

FINAL
July 4 in Santiago
Winner 23 vs. Winner 24, 5 pm ET

1 comment about "Copa America: Guerrero leads Peru back to semifinals".
  1. Gus Keri, June 26, 2015 at 5:37 a.m.

    The timing of the remaining games are all wrong by one full hour. It is Atlantic time not Eastern time.

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