World Cup qualifiers: Luis Díaz scores twice as Colombia stun Brazil, Uruguay beat Argentina | World Cup 2026

Luis Díaz has scored two goals within four minutes late in the second-half to give his side a stirring 2-1 victory over Brazil in their World Cup qualifier match.

The Colombia forward was playing just a few days after guerrillas freed his father, Luis Manuel Díaz Jiménez, who was kidnapped in the north of the country on 28 October.

It was a cathartic evening for Díaz as the Liverpool forward struck twice while playing for Colombia after Brazil took an early lead with a Gabriel Martinelli goal.

Brazil lost their second consecutive World Cup qualifier match as Colombia fought back, and are…

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