A loud scandal broke out at America's Cup, which is being held in Brazil these days.
Seven players of the national team of Chile Arturo Vidal, Gary Medel, Pablo Aranis, Eduardo Vargas, Jean Meneses, Pablo Galdamez, and Guillermo Maripan organized a sex party, inviting prostitutes to the Gran Hotel Odara.
Against the background of this scandal, the head coach of the team, Martin Lasarte, may resign. The Chileans did not train last Saturday and Sunday, according to Depo.
Lasarte's team managed to play two matches at the tournament: they drew with Argentina (1: 1) and won against Bolivia (1: 0).
America's Cup was supposed to be held from June 12 to July 12, 2020, but the dates were shifted by 12 months due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The new dates of the tournament were June 13 вЂ“ July 10, 2021.
Initially, Copa America was supposed to be hosted by Argentina and Colombia, but the situation with the coronavirus and protests forced the organizers to move it to Brazil.
Group A includes Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, and Venezuela. In Group B-Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Uruguay, and Paraguay. The top four teams from each group will advance to the playoffs.
As previously reported, more than 40 cases of coronavirus infection were detected at America's Cup.