challenge Uruguay in the final of Copa America Venezuela 2011 after a beat. After a goalless draw until half of extra time, La Albirroja won 5-3 in the round of penalty kicks.
In a semifinal match at the Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Venezuela had a chance in the sixth minute. Through a process of counter-attack, Gabriel Cíchero fired a shot along the ground from outside the penalty box which was easily tamed by Justo Villar.
Two minutes later, Paraguay turns threatening. Edgar Barreto A free kick by Dario Veron could be forwarded to the wicket, but still swiftly dismissed Renny Vega.
Venezuela had scored in the 35th minute through a header Oswaldo Vizcarrondo. However, the referee canceled because one of the players Venezuela has been caught offside.
In the 43rd minute, Alejandro Moreno's header hit the crossbar Paraguay still. The ball rebounds struck by Salomon Rondon, but Villar can still block it.
Until the first half ended, there has been no goal is created.
At the beginning of the second half, Nelson Haedo Valdez had escaped alone into the penalty box Venezuela. However, Vega deftly closed the firing chamber immediately assailant back numbered 18 this.
Opportunity Juan Arango in the 80th minute also not produced results. Long-distance free kick can still be secured by Villar.
Until the end of normal time, a score of glasses is still well preserved. Also continues to match half of extra time.
In the 93rd minute, kicking Giancarlos Maldonado who had hit the foot of Fedor Nicolas Villar is out of range. However, the ball still on the crossbar before it swept Paraguay defender.
Two minutes later, the crossbar again thwart the chances of Venezuela. This time, Arango free kick that confront the ruler.
Paraguay had to play with ten players from the minute-103. Jonathan Santana sent off for receiving a second yellow card.
In minute 114, Maldonado tried his luck. But, kicking his left foot from outside the penalty box was wide on the left goalpost Paraguay.
Up to an additional round of 2x15 minutes expire, there is still no team that can score goals. To determine who qualified for the finals, on penalties had to be done.
In round-tos tosan, fifth executor Paraguay, namely Nestor Ortigoza, Lucas Barrios, Cristian Riveros, Osvaldo Martinez, and Dario Veron successfully completed its job. While in camp Venezuela, Giancarlos Maldonado, Jose Manuel Rey, and Nicolas Fedor successfully, but Franklin Lucena failed. As a result, Paraguay won with a score of 5-3.
Paraguay will meet Uruguay in the final. Games will be held in Buenos Aires, 25 July. While Peru Venezuela met in the third place playoff.
Venezuela: Vega; Rosales, Perozo (Rey 45 '), Vizcarrondo, Cichero; Lucena, Cesar Gonzalez (Maldonado 85'), Arango; At Giorgio, Moreno (Fedor 72 '), Rondon.