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Copa América 2011: Uruguay beat Peru to advance to the final (video)

Uruguay's players celebrate qualification for the final as Peru's resign themselves to the third-place playoff

On Tuesday night, Uruguay and Peru met in the first semi-final of the 2011 Copa América, and Uruguay ran out 2-0 winners thanks to a second half brace from Luis Suárez after some spirited Peruvian resistance in the first half. Juan Vargas was sent off for Peru late on for an elbow on Diego Lugano, but it was smiles all round for Uruguay, who after four straight semi-finals have made it through to the final at the Estadio Monumental on Sunday. The goals are right here.

Copa América Argentina 2011, Tues 19th July, semi-final

Peru 0 – 2 Uruguay

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