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Copa America: Win puts Peru top of Group B


06-05-2016 15:54 BJT

The Copa America continued as Haiti met Peru at Century Link Field in the Group B.

Peru nearly scored in the 45th minute, when Paolo Guerrero, despite being marked, fed a pass to Edison Flores, but his shot rang off the near post.

In the second half, Guerrero scored on a diving header in the 61st minute to give Peru a 1-0 advantage. Flores' cross put Guerrero in perfect position to score on the header.


Peru edge Haiti 1-0

Haiti came close to scoring on a similar play, but a header by Kervens Belfort missed just wide right in the 94th minute. The match ended seconds later with Peru earning a 1-0 victory.

Also in Group B, Brazil draw 0-0 with Ecuador in their opening match. Guerrero's goal puts Peru top of the group with three points.

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