Copa America 2021 Quarter-final: Peru beat Paraguay on penalties in a dramatic fixture

Peru National Football Team
Peru National Football Team

Peru faced Paraguay in their Quarter-final match of Copa America 2021.

The first Quarter-final match of Copa America 2021 was played between Peru and Paraguay. The former defeated their opponent on penalties after a dramatic draw.

Match summary:

  • First goal – Gustavo Gomez‘ rebound goal in 11th minute
  • Second goal – Gomez’ own goal in 21st minute
  • Third goal – Gianluca Lapadula’s finish in 40th minute
  • Fourth goal – Junior Alonso’s great finish in 54th minute
  • Fifth goal – Yoshimar Yotun’s deflected shot in 80th minute
  • Sixth goal – Gabreil Avalos’ in 90th minute

The final score ended with a 3-3 draw and the game went on penalties which were won by Peru.