Those led by Lionel Scaloni They went looking for the goal from the first minute. Sometimes with little clarity and others colliding with a visiting defense well stopped from the middle of the court to the rear.
The zero was broken only in minute 42, when Rodrigo De Paul and Nahuel Molina combined for the Udinese player to send a perfect cross at the head of Lautaro Martinez.
The Inter Milan striker anticipated the Peruvian defenders and made it 1-0, scoring his second goal in a row after converting to Uruguay.
In the complement, the “Albiceleste” started doing little and nothing. Perhaps dragging the fatigue of the string of matches. This allowed the rival to grow on offense.
When the clock struck 67 minutes, the goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez made a penalty to Jefferson Farfan, who had entered in the second half. Nevertheless, Yoshimar Yotún he wasted the opportunity by smashing the ball against the crossbar.