Copa America: Chile beat Argentina in penalty shootout, win title
July 5 , 2015
Chile defeated Argentina 4-1 in a penalty shootout to clinch their first ever Copa America title.
Alexis Sanchez, the Arsenal star, scored the winning goal for the hosts, after Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega missed their chances.
It was a disappointing final for Barcelona star Lionel Messi and Argentina, who were the favorites after their emphatic 6-1 win over Paraguay in the semi-final.
Argentina have not won a major trophy in more than two decades, after winning the Copa America in 1993.