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Brazil beats Argentina 2-0 and advances to Copa América final

  • Brazil entered the final of the Copa America 2019 by beating Argentina by 2-0.

Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino assisted each other, as Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 Tuesday night at Estadio Mineirão in Belo Horizonte to clinch a place in the championship match.

Argentina was made to rue its missed chances as Sergio Aguero struck the bar, while Lionel Messi was denied by the post.

Brazil will play either Chile or Peru as it attempts to win the title for a fifth time.

In the other semifinal, defending champion Chile and underdog Peru play in Porto Alegre on Wednesday.