Three keys for Chile to upset Argentina
The excitement building toward Saturday's Copa America final is palpable. Chile is looking to earn its first Copa America title, but despite being the host nation, La Roja is being given just 14:5 odds to beat an Argentina team that looked very impressive in its 6-1 semifinal win over Paraguay.
Regardless of its underdog status, Chile has qualities in its defense, midfield and attack that can create problems for Argentina. The cohesion among all three lines has led to Chile leading the Copa America with 12 goals while defensively conceding a tournament-low 7.4 shots per game en route to the tournament final.
Here is a look at three keys for Chile to upset Argentina, including containing the La Albiceleste attack, winning the midfield possession battle and creating more opportunities for star striker Alexis Sanchez....