Brazil defeated Peru 3-1 to become Copa America champions on home territory. Everton Soares put Brazil ahead in the 15th minute with Paolo Guerrero restoring parity for Peru in the 44th minute.
Gabriel Jesus scored in first-half stoppage time to restore Brazil’s lead, before being harshly sent off. Richarlison came off the bench to put the game to bed with a well-taken penalty in the 90th minute. This was Brazil’s ninth Copa America triumph, their first since 2007.