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Paqueta scores a special record for Brazil after reaching the Copa America final

Lucas Paqueta, the Brazilian striker, scored a special number after leading the samba to the final match in the Copa America 2021, as he scored the winning goal against Peru 1-0 in the match between the two teams at dawn today, Tuesday, at the "Mane Garrincha National" stadium.


The "Opta" network of numbers and statistics reported that Lucas Paqueta scored in two consecutive matches in the Brazilian shirt, for the first time in his history, after scoring in the last match against Chile in the quarter-finals.

Lucas Paqueta also scored his fifth goal in a total of 20 matches he played with the Brazilian national team.

The Brazilian national team booked its seat in the final match of the current edition of the Copa America, which it is hosting on its soil, after its victory over its counterpart Peru, with a goal for free.

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Lucas Paqueta scored the winning goal for Brazil in the 35th minute of the match after a great effort from Neymar.

Peru goalkeeper Pedro Galese starred in the first half hour of the match, saving his net from several dangerous opportunities.

And the Brazilian team, led by its coach Titi, is waiting in the final match of the Copa America 2021, the winner of the other semi-final match that will be held between Argentina and Colombia at dawn tomorrow, Wednesday.

The two teams had met in the group stage of the tournament, and the Brazilian team won four goals without a match.

Brazil qualified for the semi-finals of the Copa America, after topping the table of Group B with 10 points, winning in 3 matches, drawing in one match, and then beating Chile with a goal free of charge in the quarter-finals.

The match between Brazil and Peru is a repetition of the final of the previous edition of the Copa America, which was held in 2019, at which time the Brazilian team won the title, after winning five goals without a response.