Chile will host Venezuela at Estadio San Carlos de Apoquindo in Santiago de Chile today for Matchday 12 of the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Both teams want to get their second win in a row. This match will be broadcasted in the US by FuboTV.
La Roja are in the eighth place of the table with 10 points, thanks to two wins, four draws and five losses. They are coming to this match after defeating Paraguay at home 2-0 and want to confirm this good result with another win.
Meanwhile, La Vinotinto got their second win in the tournament against Ecuador (2-1) last time out. They are still at the bottom of the standings but that doesn’t mean they won’t try to get points from their visit to Chile on Thursday.
For this match, midfielder Charles Aránguiz won’t be available after being suspended due to picking up a red card last time out. However, the rest of the team is free from injuries.
This is Chile’s lineup for the match: Claudio Bravo; Mauricio Isla, Gary Medel Guillermo Maripán, Sebastián Vegas; Erick Pulgar, Arturo Vidal; Diego Valdés, Luis Jiménez, Alexis Sánchez, Ben Brereton Diaz.
Venezuela’s starting eleven
Meanwhile, Jeferson Soteldo won’t be available for this match after dealing with some physical discomfort. John Chancellor, who returned to Italy, and Junior Moreno, who is suspended, also won’t be playing against Chile.
This is Venezuela’s starting eleven: Wuilker Fariñez; Ronald Hernández, Adrian Martinez, Nahuel Ferraresi, Óscar González; Tomás Rincón, José Martínez; Eduard Bello, Adalberto Peñaranda, Darwin Machís; Eric Ramírez.