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Brazil: Fans in high spirits ahead of Chile-Uruguay match at the Maracana01:46

Brazil: Fans in high spirits ahead of Chile-Uruguay match at the Maracana

Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
June 25, 2019 at 02:35 GMT +00:00 · Published

Uruguayan and Chilean football fans were in high spirits on their way to the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, with both sets of supporters chanting, dancing and singing at each other ahead of their teams' faceoff in the 2019 Copa America.

Uruguay came away with the victory at the end of the match with Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani securing the game's only goal at the 82nd minute.

Both teams are set to advance to the knockout stage with Chile coming second in the group.

Chile is set to face Colombia on Friday in Sao Paulo, while Uruguay will face Peru on Saturday in Salvador.

Brazil: Fans in high spirits ahead of Chile-Uruguay match at the Maracana01:46
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Uruguayan and Chilean football fans were in high spirits on their way to the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, with both sets of supporters chanting, dancing and singing at each other ahead of their teams' faceoff in the 2019 Copa America.

Uruguay came away with the victory at the end of the match with Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani securing the game's only goal at the 82nd minute.

Both teams are set to advance to the knockout stage with Chile coming second in the group.

Chile is set to face Colombia on Friday in Sao Paulo, while Uruguay will face Peru on Saturday in Salvador.

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