Round of 16 Day One

Brazil-Chile 1-1(3-2) : Chile surprisingly dominated possession, 51%-49%, but Brazil opened the scoring with David Luiz scoring in the 18th minute on a corner kick.  Chile then scored in the 32nd minute to bring it even when Alexis Sanchez put in a right footed shot to the lower left corner of the goal, assisted by Eduardo Vargas.  Chile held on to send it into overtime, with neither team able to score.   

Colombia-Uruguay 2-0 : James Rodriguez gave us a candidate for goal of the tournament with his goal in the 28th minute.  He chested a header from Abel Aguilar, then turned and smashed a volley into the roof of the goal from about 22 yards out.   James scored again in the 50th minute to send Colombia into the Quarterfinals.

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