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Beausejour ends Chile wait

Chile ended a wait of almost half a century for a victory on the world stage by defeating Honduras 1-0 in their opening Group H game in Nelspruit.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+M. GONZALEZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
90'+MARTINEZ (Honduras) takes a corner kick.
90'+M. GONZALEZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
90'+M. GONZALEZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
90'WELCOME (Honduras) sees an effort go off target.
89'M. GONZALEZ (Chile) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
89'FERNANDEZ (Chile) sees one of his shots blocked.
88'FIGUEROA (Honduras) is penalised after committing a foul.
87' M. GONZALEZ (in) comes off the bench to replace VALDIVIA (out) (Chile)
87'WELCOME (Honduras) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MEDEL (Chile).
86'FERNANDEZ (Chile) commits a foul.
85'BEAUSEJOUR (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MENDOZA (Honduras).
84'VALDIVIA (Chile) commits a foul.
84'BEAUSEJOUR (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.

Man of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
43
%
57

Attempts

7Attempts20
2On-Target5
4Off-Target9

Disciplinary

15Fouls Committed21
1Yellow cards2
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners6
2Offsides4
0Free kicks0
4Saves2

Line-ups

Honduras
HondurasHON
Chile
ChileCHI
(GK)
(GK)(C)
4
78'
60'
81'
87'
(C) 66'
17
20
52'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
81'
66'
Absent
87'
11
60'
14
18
52'
78'
19
21
CoachCoach
Alexis MENDOZA (COL)Marcelo BIELSA (ARG)

Match Facts

Nelspruit

Surrounded by some of the country's most spectacular game reserves and the famous Kruger National Park, Nelspruit offers more than just a world-class football stadium. Nelspruit is the capital of Mpumalanga Province.

Mbombela Stadium

  • Stadium nameMbombela Stadium
  • CityNelspruit

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 17° CTemperature
  • 28 m/sWind
  • 28 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Eddy Allen MAILLET
    Seychelles
    SeychellesSEY
  • Assistant Referee 1: Evarist MENKOUANDE (CMR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bechir HASSANI (TUN)
  • Fourth official: Yuichi NISHIMURA (JPN)

Groups

Group H
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Spain
ESP
32014226
Chile
CHI
32013216
Switzerland
SUI
31111104
Honduras
HON
301203-31