Chile vs Argentina

Last Modified Jun 21, 2019 14:56 GMT

The head to head records of Chile vs Argentina in the past decade are given in the table below:

DateTeam 1ResultTeam 2Tournament
08 Oct 2011Argentina4-1ChileFIFA World Cup Qualifiers
16 Oct 2012Chile1-2ArgentinaFIFA World Cup Qualifiers
05 Jul 2015Chile0-0 (4-1 pen)ArgentinaCopa America
25 Mar 2016Chile1-2ArgentinaFIFA World Cup Qualifiers
07 Jun 2016Argentina2-1ChileCopa America
27 Jun 2016Argentina0-0 (2-4 pen)ChileCopa America
24 Mar 2017Argentina1-0ChileFIFA World Cup Qualifiers

In the past decade, Chile has squared off against Argentina 8 times. Argentina has won 6 out these 8 matches and lost the remaining 2. The most interesting fact about these 2 losses is that both have come in the Copa America Final

Argentina v Chile: Group D - Copa America Centenario

Chile vs Argentina, both the 2015 and 2016 Copa America Final were played between these two teams. Both the games ended in a draw at the end of extra time. Going down to penalties, Chile managed to win both these games making this rivalry exciting for years to come.

The 2016 Chile vs Argentina final game was quite similar to the one before it. The match ended with both teams reduced to 10 men before the final whistle. The match went to penalties like the previous year. Presently team-mates, Arturo Vidal and Lionel Messi took the first shot of penalty shoot out for Chile and Argentina respectively. Both the players missed from the spot. Chile scored in their next 3 penalty kicks to take a 3-2 lead. Lucas Biglia of Argentina stepped up to level the score only to be stopped by a superb save from Claudio Bravo. Francisco Silva took the deciding penalty for Chile and scored from the spot resulting in the final penalty score to be 4-2.

Football fans of both nations wait for Chile vs Argentina clash and watch their favourite players playing against each other. Lionel Messi and former team-mate Alexis Sanchez are in opposite teams when these teams face off. Also, present team-mates Messi and Arturo Vidal compete to beat each other.