Golazo: Teófilio Cubillas Brazil vs Peru, Copa América 1975





30 September 1975: Brazil hosted Peru in the first leg of the Copa América 1975 semi-final. The score was 1-1 but in the 82nd minute Peru earned a free kick which was curled magnificently into the net by Teofilio Cubillas. Peru went on to score another goal to give them a historic 3-1 win on Brazilian soil and a 2 goal advantage going into their home leg.

Brazil won the 2nd leg 2-0 so the winners were chosen by the drawing of lots, Peru were picked as the winners and went on to beat Colombia in the final to secure their 2nd continental championship.

Part of the Golazo series.

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