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.
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.