VAR was in the action for the first game. The referee gave a penalty to Bolivia initially before changing it to a free-kick outside the box. The VAR then told the referee to give a penalty against Peru. On the stroke of half-time, Guerrero finished off a great pass over the defenders to make it 1-1 in Maracana.
Goals from Puscas from the penalty spot, Hagi, Baluta and Petre gave Romania a comprehensive 4-1 victory over Croatia in their Euro U21 group C match in San Marino. Vlasic netted for the Balkans.
France got off to a winning start in European Under-21 Championship Group C with two goals in the last five minutes to defeat England.
Another twist in the story of Neymar's possible return to Barcelona. According to information from 'El Mundo', Leo Messi has apparently asked the board to bring back the Brazilian. The deal would be carried out by offering PSG Antoine Griezmann to make it cheaper.
Neither Bayern Munich's nor Manchester United's offer seem attractive enough to get the Welshman to leave Real Madrid this summer, something which the club are trying to do.
Scottish champions Celtic will face Sarajevo of Bosnia in the first qualifying round of the Champions League after the draw in Nyon on Tuesday. Suduva v Red Star Belgrade is the other stand out tie.