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Analysis – Four things learned from Colombia 0-0 Chile

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Chile booked their place in the Copa American semi-finals with a penalty shootout victory over Colombia.

It was a deserved victory for reigning champions Chile as they were mostly the better side throughout.

Indeed, had they not seen to contentious VAR decisions go against them, this would have been a much more comfortable victory overall.

Not that they will care, with Alexis Sanchez’s winning penalty enough to secure progression to the next round and maintain hope of a third straight success. Here’s what we learned from the game: