FOLLOW LIVE – Copa America: Bolivia and Peru battle for semifinal spot


Chile awaits in the semifinals to the winner of tonight’s matchup between Bolivia and Peru in the final quarterfinal matchup of the 2015 Copa America.

The two teams square off in Temuco at 7:30 p.m. ET as the two underdog sides collide for a chance to play in the final. Neither of these teams rank in the top 60 of the world rankings, and yet here we are.

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All eyes will be on Peruvian striker Paolo Guerrero, who scored five goals in the 2011 tournament – including a hat-trick in the third-place match – but has not scored an international goal in three years dating back to June of 2012 during World Cup qualification.

Despite his struggles, goalkeeper Pedro Gallese – who plays for Peruvian side Juan Aurich – has been the team’s star so far, conceding just two goals despite the team only scoring two as well.

Bolivia vs. Peru: 7:30 p.m. ET – FOLLOW LIVE

Meanwhile, Bolivia – the lowest-ranked team in CONMEBOL at 89 – represents a true Cinderella story. Follow along live as these two compete for a shot at the semifinals, continuing a quest that the two countries hope will end in their side being crowned champion for the first time in a while – 1975 was Peru’s last Copa America crown, while Bolivia has gone since 1963 without a championship.