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Chile have been able to rescue their World Cup 2022 tournament hopes in their last three games as far as the South American qualifiers are concerned. The Chileans had a poor record of seven points from their first ten games in the qualifiers and they were far from the top four places that would guarantee a place at the tournament in Qatar. Chile have gone through a renaissance in their last three qualifiers. A run of three successive wins has taken Chile to fourth place on the standings ahead of the final five games. The Chileans arepresently in a position that would take themto the tournament automatically.

Chile can make it four wins in a row against Ecuador when the two teams meet at the Estadio San Carlos de Apoquindo in Santiago on Tuesday night. An home win over the Ecuadoriansin the matchday 14 clash would seal fourth place for Chile and also move them within one point of their opponents in third place.When the two teams met earlier on matchday six, they played out a goalless draw.

The current run of three straight victories for Chile started on the back of the 2-0 loss to hosts Peru. The Chileans bounced back from the loss to Peru with a straightforward win over Paraguay at home. Ben Bereton and Mauricio Isla scored within three second half minutes to lead Chile to a big win at the expense of the Paraguayans.

Chile made it two wins in a row with an emphatic victory at home to Venezuela. Erick Pulgar scored a first half brace before Blackburn Rovers striker Bereton scored on 73 minutes to wrap up the win. In their last game, the Chileans secured a crucial away win over Paraguay. Antony Silva scored a 56th minute own goal as Chile beat their hosts 1-0 to make it three wins on the bounce.