Yes, the host team Brazil secured the top position by destroying Peru in their last group level match. Though the match against Peru, the three group matches of Brazil have completed. They started the journey with the victory against Bolivia. But against Venezuela, the home team stumbled. And finally, by winning the 3rd match, Brazil moved to the top position on the group and along with that, they have confirmed their position into the quarter-final of the Copa America 2019. Now, in the quarter-final, Brazil will face the 3rd position holder of group B or C.
In the first two matches, team Brazil failed to show their true color but in the last group stage match, they presented the form. The host team simply destroyed Peru with the goal flood and confirmed the quarter-final so far. At the Sao Paulo, the eight times Copa America winner Brazil won against Peru by a 5 – 0 goal. Brazil started the competition by destroying Bolivia by a 3 – 0 goal and in the 2nd round, they made a draw with Venezuela by a 0 – 0 goals. In the first two matches, the Brazil supporters abused their players because of the worst playing style.
🇧🇷| What an assist from Firmino.
Peru 🇵🇪 0-4 Brazil 🇧🇷 pic.twitter.com/JsvUBDcVXF
— The Kopite (@TheKopiteOFF) June 22, 2019
Yesterday against Peru, Brazil got control of the match and also dominated the attacking division. In the beginning, they went ahead through the goal of Casemiro and in the first half, two more goals were scored by Roberto Firmino and Everton. After the break, the goal difference was increased by Dani Alves and Willian.
Considering the whole match, the Brazil goalkeeper Alisson faced the tough exam just once. Just before the break, the shot of the Peru defender Trauco was stopped in the exchange for the corner successfully.
Earlier, the Brazil coach gave the confirmation about the improvement of his team’s play. Though at the beginning of the match, it was not seen. But during this time, in the 12th minute, they went ahead. Casemiro found the net through the head. For the national team, it was his first goal. Seven minutes later, the Peru goalkeeper made a mistake and so, they digested the 2nd goal. By leading 2- 0 goal, Brazil increased the pressure to the opponent’s defence. In the 32nd minute, they found the net for the 3rd times.
— The Blues (@TheBlues___) June 22, 2019
Brazil started the 2nd half more aggressively and with the team’s effort, in the 53rd minute of the game, they got the 4th goal and took control of the match. In the last minute of the selected time, Chelsea player Willian scored the last goal and made the scoreline 5 – 0.