Chile failed to hold their advantage and drew 1-1 with Bolivia at the Estadio Nacional Julio Martínez Prádanos of Santiago in a match for the eighth round of the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Check out the highlights and goals of the game.
Erick Pulgar netted for the national team coached by Martín Lasarte, who started his stint in charge of La Roja with a 1-1 away draw with Argentina. Bolivia managed to tie the game in the 82nd minute with a penalty scored by Marcelo Moreno Martins.
Chile vs Bolivia: Match Preview
The Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022 resume today, June 8, 2021. After their draw with Argentina, Chile host Bolivia at Estadio Nacional Julio Martínez Prádanos of Santiago for Matchday 8. La Verde travel to Santiago still high after winning for the first time in the tournament against Venezuela. Find out here everything you need to know about the fixture, such as the match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
Chile hasn’t lost at home in these Qualifiers. The tie with Argentina left them in the seventh place of the standings, still out of the qualification zone. But the level shown against La Albiceleste left good sensations and La Roja want to climb positions this Tuesday.
Meanwhile, Bolivia isn’t the last on the table, but still is in a delicate position. La Verde has to get at least one point from Chile if they want to keep dreaming about the road to Qatar 2022. It is a tough task, but in the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers everything can happen.
Chile vs Bolivia: Match Information
Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2021.
Time: 9:30 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Nacional de Chile, Santiago.
Chile vs Bolivia: Time by State in the US
ET: 9:30 PM
CT: 8:30 PM
MT: 7:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Chile vs Bolivia: Storylines
Chile and Bolivia have faced each other for the World Cup Qualifiers on 14 occasions. La Roja has the lead, with 9 victories, two draws and only 2 losses against La Verde. In Santiago, Bolivia doesn’t have a good record. The last and only time that could scratch some points in Chile was for the World Cup Qualifiers 2002.
Their last encounter happened earlier this year in an international friendly, with Chile emerging victorious 2-1 with goals by Jiménez Carcés and Jean Meneses. Bolivia scored with none other than Marcelo Martins, the veteran captain of La Verde.
How to watch or live stream Chile vs Bolivia in the US
This match between Chile and Bolivia for the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers, to be played this Tuesday June 8, 2021 will be broadcasted in the US by Fubo TV, who has exclusive streaming rights in the US.
Chile vs Bolivia: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this game and according to DraftKings, Chile is the strong favorite to win the game with odds of -400, while Bolivia has +1100. In case of a tie, it would result in a +480 payout.
*Odds by DraftKings