While tensions between Chile and Peru have very much thawed since they both fought in the War of the Pacific from 1879-84, there remains a lingering edge to proceedings when the two countries meet on the football field. It all adds up to a potentially fiery showdown – keep reading to discover how to watch tonight’s Copa América semi-final clash with our Chile vs Peru live stream (it’s ESPN+ if you’re in the US).
The two teams’ last encounter in a competitive game was a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Lima which was marred by Peruvian fans booing Chile’s national anthem. Many Chile fans also feel Peru conspired with Colombia to play out a draw in the final match of the qualifiers which ultimately led to Chile missing out on last year’s tournament in Russia.
Live stream Chile vs Peru – where and whenToday’s Copa América 2019 semi-final match takes place at the 60,540 -capacity Arena do Grêmio in Porto Alegre.
Kick-off is at 9.30pm BRT local time on Tuesday, meaning a 1.30am BST start for viewers in the UK.
Both Chile and Peru will feel like they’ve already gained some glory in the competition. Despite [...]