Chile finally got back to winning ways against Paraguay on Matchday 5 of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers in Santiago. Martin Lasarte's boys needed the three points to remain alive in the road to Qatar 2022 and they got the job done. Here, check out the highlights and goals of the game.
La Roja arrived at this clash urged for a victory after losing to Peru on Thursday and they bounced back. First, England-born Ben Brereton Diaz gave Chile the lead, and a few minutes later, Mauricio Isla increased the advantage. The hosts had to held on to their lead with ten men as Charles Aranguiz saw the red card. In the 89th minute, however, Omar Alderete of Paraguay also left his team down to ten men.
Chile vs Paraguay: Match Preview
Chile and Paraguay will face each other at Estadio San Carlos de Apoquindo in Santiago for Matchday 5 of the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Here, find out everything there’s to know about this match such as the preview, predictions and odds. You can watch this match on FuboTV.
The home side is coming to this match after being defeated 2-0 by Peru on the road. The defeat left Martin Lasarte’s side in a bad position in the standings, eighth place with 7 points so far. Now, they need to recover if they want to get back on track.
Meanwhile, Paraguay held Argentina to a goalless draw in their last match. Eduardo Berizzo’s side will now try to add three points against a difficult rival. La Albirroja are sixth in the table with 12 points.
Chile vs Paraguay: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021.
Time: 8:00 PM (ET).
Location: Estadio San Carlos de Apoquindo, Santiago.
Chile vs Paraguay: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:00 PM
CT: 7:00 PM
MT: 6:00 PM
PT: 5:00 PM
Chile vs Paraguay: Storylines
These two teams have faced each other, in the all-time series, on 63 occasions. Paraguay have the advantage with 29 victories, while La Roja have 27 triumphs. They have drawn seven times so far.
When we talk about World Cup Qualifiers, Paraguay also have a better record with 10 victories over Chile’s seven victories. La Roja haven’t defeated La Albirroja in World Qualifiers since 2013.
How to watch or live stream Chile vs Paraguay in the US
The match between Chile and Paraguay for the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022 to be played at the Estadio San Carlos de Apoquindo today, October 10, will be broadcast in the US by FuboTV.
Chile vs Paraguay: Predictions and odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, Chile are the favorites with odds of +105, while Paraguay have odds of +280. A tie would end up in a +220.
*Odds by FanDuel