This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
01:46

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.

01:46
No Account? Sign up!
Description

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.

Video Feed
Providing you with the best in breaking news, politics, science, sports, tech, viral and entertainment content
All latest videos
01:30
Lebanon: Beirut descends into chaos as anti-govt protests hit capital
December 16 at 01:08 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:14
Philippines: Injured seen lying in street after deadly quake
December 15 at 23:49 GMT +00:00
00:43
Philippines: At least one killed, several injured in Davao del Sur quake
December 15 at 23:45 GMT +00:00
01:27
Lebanon: Anti-govt protesters return to Beirut streets after crackdown
December 15 at 23:19 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
04:06
Spain: China and EU praise mutual cooperation
December 15 at 23:03 GMT +00:00
02:24
India: Vehicles set ablaze amid citizenship bill protests in New Delhi
December 15 at 21:19 GMT +00:00
02:47
Howling queen! Women face off at Tangier's ululation contest
December 15 at 20:52 GMT +00:00
01:35
Turkey: Hundreds of women perform 'The rapist is you' at Istanbul protest
December 15 at 20:26 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
01:20
Turkey: Women lawmakers perform viral anti-femicide protest song in parliament
December 15 at 20:21 GMT +00:00
02:39
A synagogue, a laundrette, and a caravan: check out UK's quirkiest polling stations
December 15 at 18:09 GMT +00:00
04:49
Syria: Rare footage shows thousands of IS prisoners awaiting trial in al-Hasakah central prison
December 15 at 17:35 GMT +00:00
02:16
Iran: US annoyed by Iran's 'progress' says scientist released in prisoner swap
December 15 at 16:49 GMT +00:00
All latest videos