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Diaz shocker downs Peru to give Colombia Copa third spot
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Diaz shocker downs Peru to give Colombia Copa third spot

Colombia had the better beginning and heaped on early pressing factor however Peru held firm notwithstanding the ball regularly pinging around in their crate Luis Diaz scored a thrilling victor with basically the last kick of the match as Colombia beat Peru 3-2 in Brasilia on Friday to complete third in the Copa America. The objective was the 24-year-old Porto forward's second of the match and came only 10 minutes after Gianluca Lapadula hoped to have sent the game into a punishment shoot-out. It was an exciting experience that ebbed and streamed, with Yoshimar Yotun giving Peru a first half lead before Colombia chief Juan Cuadrado adjusted from the get-go in the subsequent period. "We're glad, it was essential to wrap up by winning," said Cuadrado, whose side lost their semi-...