2019 Copa America Quarter Finals Preview & Betting Tips

June 27th 2019, 8:41pm, By: Jake Smit

The group stages of the 2019 Copa America have now been completed, which means it’s time for the knockout phase! Here, we take a look the quarter finals on this weekend and provide our best bet for all four of them! Check out our tips below and good luck to everyone following!

2019 Copa America Quarter Finals Betting Tips

Brazil vs Paraguay (Friday 10:30am AEST)

We picked Brazil to take out the tournament in our futures article a week or so ago, and they haven’t put a foot wrong yet. They finished top of Group A and are yet to concede a goal through three fixtures. On the other hand, Paraguay made their way through the group stage as one of the top three third-placed teams, despite being yet to win a match.

There’s no value at all in the head-to-head market with Brazil being the overwhelming favourite here and for good reason. They’re by far the better of the two nations and should punish Paraguay in front of their adoring fans. We’re keen on Brazil winning this by a couple of goals, whilst keeping their clean sheet record intact. Take the Brazilians to win this by 3+ goals at nice odds.

Venezuela vs Argentina (Saturday 5am AEST)

Second up in the quarterfinals we’ve got an interesting match between Venezuela and Argentina. Venezuela are undefeated through three fixtures and qualified as the second-best team in Group A. Their best result was a 0-0 draw with Brazil, which they were huge underdogs in. Meanwhile, Argentina have been disappointing up until this point and were fairly lucky to qualify after winning just one match in Group B. Superstar Lionel Messi is yet to really make his mark in this tournament.

This is probably the most intriguing of the four quarterfinals. Venezuela have been the better team of the two, but Argentina have the quality up front to trouble any team in the world. On form, we see the underdogs making this a real dogfight and either bagging the win or forcing it to extra time.

Colombia vs Chile (Saturday 9am AEST)

The other really interesting quarterfinal involves Colombia and Chile. Colombia were fantastic in Group B, finishing first and defeating the likes of Argentina. They’ve only kicked three goals to date, but still are yet to concede through three fixtures. Chile have also been pretty good in this tournament to date, with their lone blemish being a loss to Uruguay in Group C. They qualified as the second-best team in their group and have had solid contributions from their star players.

While Chile have been solid up until this point, Colombia have been in fantastic form, particularly down back. They’ve shown the ability to beat some of the best teams in the world and possess the star power to go really deep in this tournament. We have them winning this match and progressing to the semi-finals

Uruguay vs Peru (Sunday 5am AEST)

The last of the quarterfinals will take place early Sunday morning with Uruguay taking on Peru. Uruguay were the dark horses coming into the tournament and made light work of thr group stages, qualifying as the best team in Group C with two wins and one draw in three fixtures. On the other hand, Peru have been great to make it to the knockout stage after qualifying as the third best team in Group A behind Brazil and Venezuela.

Uruguay are clearly the more talented of the two nations and possess an out-and-out superstar in Luis Suarez. He was our pick to win the Golden Boot pre-tournament and hasn’t disappointing thus far as he has a share lead in the award. Look for him to lead his country past Peru and into the semi’s.


2019-20 EPL: Week 3 Preview & Betting Tips

Week 3 of the EPL season gets underway Saturday morning with Aston Villa taking on Everton! We preview the key value games of the week and give our betting tips here read more

2019 NRL: Round 23 Preview & Betting Tips

Round 23 of the NRL season gets underway on Thursday night with the Eels taking on the Bulldogs from 7.50pm! We have a full preview and betting tips for all eight games over the weekend here. read more

Horse Racing Tips: Thursday, August 22nd

Racing takes place at Hawkesbury, Moe and Beaudesert this afternoon and Luke Krahe has provided his best bets for each track here! read more

ESports Betting Tips: LCS Summer Split Finals

The LCS Summer Split Finals will be played out this weekend between Team Liquid and Cloud9! The winner will walk away with $100,000 in prize-money and Prezlus has a full preview and tips for the event here read more


Understanding the Betfair Markets

In our next strategy guide for the Betfair platform, we take a look at understanding how the Betfair markets work and what different types of backs and lays you can place with Betfair! read more

Understanding Back and Lay Betting on Betfair

Unlike your ‘normal’ betting agency where it’s you versus the Bookmaker, Betfair is a peer-to-peer wagering platform. Betfair allow you to both ‘back’ and ‘lay’ bets, which gives you complete control and a totally unique betting experience. View how full guide to backing and laying here read more

Major Harness Races in Australasia

There are approximately 90 Group 1 level harness races in Australia and New Zealand each year; we've highlighted some of most high profile races on the annual racing calendar here. read more

Harness racing form: what are the most important things to consider

Harness racing form can be daunting to punters that are new to the sport and form analysis for the trots is certainly different to that of the gallops or greyhounds. We've listed what we think the most important factors to consider are when studying the form for a trots race. read more


Betfair Launches Hong Kong Racing Markets

Betfair Australia has announced they will offer markets for every race in Hong Kong starting September 1st! read more

2019 AFL Brownlow Medal Votes Round 22

Round 22 of the AFL season saw some epic matches and some remarkable performances that may go a long way to determine our 2019 Brownlow Medal winner. Check out our summary and vote projections for every game of Round 22 here. read more

2019 AFL Round 22 Odds

With just two rounds to go in the AFL season, the battle for finals seedings is at fever pitch! Check out the odds for all nine Round 22 games courtesy of BetEasy here read more

2019 AFL Brownlow Medal Votes Round 21

Another round and another new leader in the race for the 2019 Brownlow Medal. This year is shaping as one of the most exciting Brownlow counts in history! Find out who got the votes in Round 21 with our vote predictions here. read more