Uruguay Saturday night lost to Peru through penalties by 4 goals to 5 after a 0-0 draw during regulation time. Suarez who became the weeping boy of the night, was the only one that lost his penalty shot.

Meanwhile the fixtures for this year’s Copa America semi-finals have been confirmed, following the completion of the quarter-final games on Saturday.

Hosts Brazil will take on perennial rivals Argentina in the first tie on Tuesday.

The Selecao survived a tense penalty shootout, to beat Paraguay and advance to the semi-finals on Thursday night in Porto Alegre.

Argentina saw off Venezuela easily, winning 2-0 a day late.

In the other game, defending champions Chile play Peru.

As both teams also needed penalties to overcome Colombia and Uruguay respectively.

SEMI-FINAL FIXTURES:
Wednesday, July 3: Brazil vs Argentina 1.30am
Thursday, July 4: Chile vs Peru 1.30am