Chile vs. Argentina: hosts tame Lionel Messi, win 4-1, Copa America 2015 final scores
Chile has mesmerized the soccer world with superlative wins. They tamed Lionel Messi and everyone else. They won 4-1 in penalty.
A report says “It would take a heart of stoneÂ not to feel happy for Chile: they took Argentina all the way, and were, on balance, a deserving champion. It wasnâ€™t a classic match, but it was extremely close fought, and Chile showed real desire, spirit and commitment. Argentina had two big chances through Lavezzi and Aguero, and Alexis might have scored twice for Chile, but Chile did the business in the shootout. Aranguizâ€™s penalty was unbelievable: he just whacked it. The cojones to do that in such a situation!”
Copa America 2015 final match between hosts Chile and tournament favorites Argentina is going to be a stormy affair. The best of South American soccer will be on display and bith teams will try their best to win the title and emerge as continental champions.
Chile, have actually amazed the entire world through their resilience and exemplary performance. Their top players including midfield talisman Arturo Vidal, and the on-field ones of defender Gonzalo Jara have been extremely impressive thus far and as a team they have performed supebly.
They have home advantage too. But the home crowd will certainly expect super human show from the team. Nonetheless on paper Argentina are the best team in the tournament altogether, and a team that seem to be coming into form at just the right moment. They blitzed Paraguay 6-1 in the semifinal, with Ãngel di MarÃa, Sergio AgÃ¼ero and Gonzalo HiguaÃn all among those on the scoresheet. Don’t forget about a certain Lionel Messi, who’s not too shabby himself.
Match Date/Time: Saturday, 4 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. local
TV: beIN Sports (U.S. and Canada — English), beIN Sports en EspaÃ±ol (U.S. — Spanish), Premier Sports (U.K.), TVN, Canal 13 (Chile), DirecTV Sports, TyC Sports (Chile and Argentina)