Julio Bascunan, referee of the Brazil-Venezuela game, used the VAR once again to disallow Coutinho's goal. Firmino, who was offside, once again prevented the goal from counting after a great move by Everton down the left flank.
Brazil and Australia joined Italy in progressing from Group C at the Women's World Cup, with Marta and Sam Kerr playing decisive roles.
Atletico Madrid have been strongly linked with Benfica's Joao Felix and Diego Simeone did little to calm the speculation.
Captain Paolo Guerrero and forward Jefferson Farfan each scored one and created another as Peru took a huge step towards qualifying for the Copa America quarter-finals with a 3-1 Group A victory over Bolivia on Tuesday.
In comments given to 'RMC', Monchi, the Sevilla sporting director, denied there was any type of agreement with Marseille for Maxime Lopez.
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.