Criminal Refereeing – Meridiano, Caracas, still angry at the two clear penalties not given last night.
Bolivia scratch out a point – La Prensa, La Paz, preferring to reflect on Bolivia’s fighting spirit in coming from behind twice.
Peru surprise in the opener and thrash Uruguay 3-0 – Peru21, which obviously didn’t share coach Julio César Uribe’s confidence that Peru were going to win the tournament.
“The team played well, but we can do better” – Uribe, Peru coach.
What a Beating! – El Pais, Montevideo, stating the obvious.
“Peru were superior to us throughout the game…..we prepared really well for this Copa but it just did not happen for us last night” – Oscar Washington Tabárez, Uruguay coach.