Uruguay Upsets Brazil in Penalty Shootout to Reach Copa America Semifinals

In a thrilling Copa America quarterfinal matchup at the Allegiant Stadium in Nevada, Las Vegas, Uruguay emerged victorious over Brazil, securing their spot in the semifinals. The match remained tied at 1-1 after regulation time, forcing a penalty shootout that saw Uruguay emerge triumphant with a 4-2 score.

This monumental win marks a significant upset for Uruguay, as they overcame the reigning Copa America champions, Brazil. The Uruguayan squad, known for their resilience and strong defensive tactics, showcased their prowess under pressure, ultimately outlasting their formidable opponents.

Next up for Uruguay is a highly anticipated semifinal clash against Colombia. The match is scheduled to take place on Wednesday at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. Both teams will be eager to secure a place in the Copa America final, making for a captivating encounter that promises to keep fans on the edge of their seats.

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