Two late goals give Mexico 3-1 win over Uruguay

Mexico scored twice in the final five minutes to beat Uruguay 3-1 in a pulsating Copa America Group C match in which each side had a man sent off.
Two late goals give Mexico 3-1 win over Uruguay
Wes Morgan (left) of Jamaica in action against Venezuela
The win in front of a passionate and partisan crowd at Glendale, Arizona left Mexico top of the group on goal difference. The early omens were not good for Uruguay who stood stunned before kickoff when the Chilean national anthem was played instead of their own. 
Mexico then made a lightning start with the fastest goal of the tournament so far in their first incursion into the Uruguay penalty area in the fourth minute. Hector Herrera and Uruguay’s Alvaro Pereira both leapt to meet Andres Guardado’s curling cross from the left with the defender heading into his own net. 
Uruguay, who had Matias Vecino dismissed on the stroke of halftime after a second booking for a foul on Jesus Corona, equalised in the 74th minute from the free kick awarded when Guardado was also shown a second yellow card. Mexico, however, had the last word when their captain Rafael Marquez scored a fine goal from a corner, finding the top corner of Fernando Muslera’s net with an angled shot from the right.
Venezuela edge 10-man Jamaica
Venezuela defeated Jamaica 1-0 in a physical Copa America Centenario clash here Sunday that saw the Reggae Boyz reduced to 10 men while coach Winfried Schaefer was expelled from the dugout. Jamaica, riding high after a shock friendly victory over Copa America champions Chile in a warm-up last week, were left ruing a string of missed chances against their South American rivals.

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