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FOOTBALL: Reggae Boyz win practice match in Chile

Published:Wednesday | June 10, 2015 | 6:32 PM

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz registered a 2-0 win over local club side Cobreloa in a practice match in Antofagasta, Chile yesterday as they continue their preparations for the  2015 Copa America tournament in Chile.

The Reggae Boyz were led to victory courtesy of goals from Kemar Lawrence and Jobi McAnuff. 

Cobreloa is the former club of Chilean International Alexis Sanchez, who now plies his trade for top English Premire League side Arsenal.

Jamaicans will  play in Group B at the Copa  America tournament against defending  champions  Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina.

The Reggae Boyz will take on Uruguay in their opening game on  Saturday.

The tournament is set to start on Thursday with Chile facing Ecuador.