Peru stunned Brazil, 1-0, on Sunday night in Foxborough, Mass., eliminating Brazil from the Copa América Centenario on a late goal by Raúl Ruidíaz that might have been a hand ball.
Peru will face Colombia in the quarterfinals on Friday after winning Group B by beating Brazil for the first time in 31 years.
When Ruidíaz, a second-half substitute, deflected the ball into the net off an Andy Polo cross, Brazil goalkeeper Alisson immediately complained that the ball had also made contact with Ruidíaz’s hand. After a lengthy discussion by the referees, the goal was allowed in the 75th minute.
Brazil had advanced to the quarterfinals of every Copa América since…