Brazil has won the Copa America for the second time in a row. Hosts Brazil beat Peru 4-0 in the game that ended on Friday morning. Alex Sandro, Neymar, Everton Ribeiro and Richardson all scored in Brazil’s victory.Brazil took the lead in the 12th minute. Alex Sandro scored the first goal for Brazil.Sandro scored on a pass provided by Gabriel Jesus. Fabinho immediately squandered the opportunity.
In the 63rd minute of the match, the referee decided to give a penalty to Brazil. Brazil were awarded a penalty after Peru’s Tapai hit Neymar. But the referee decided to take the help of VAR after discussing with the assistant referee. The penalty decision was reversed through VAR.
Braille doubled the lead in the 68th minute. Neymar scored a beautiful goal from outside the box. Neymar scored an attractive goal from 20 yards out on a pass provided by Fred.
In the 73rd minute, Neymar’s shot was blocked by the Peruvian goalkeeper. In the 85th minute, Neymar’s next shot was again blocked by the Peruvian goalkeeper. Brazil scored the third goal in the 89th minute of the game. Everton Ribeiro scored on Richardson’s pass. He scored his first international goal for Brazil. Richardson scored the fourth goal for Brazil in the third minute of the second half’s injury time. Firmino’s shot was returned by the Peruvian goalkeeper. Richardson scored on the rebound.
Brazil have added six points after winning their second consecutive game in Group B. Second place Colombia has 4 points.
In another match on Friday morning, Colombia and Venezuela drew 0-0.
Earlier, Brazil had beaten Venezuela 3-0 in the first match. Brazil will now face Colombia in the third game of the group.
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