Martin Rodriguez goal earns Chile Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal

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Chile came into the match in Moscow sitting top of the group, a position that would have seen them face Mexico, but instead they will meet Cristiano Ronaldo and the European champions in the last four.

Centre-back Antonio Ruediger came in for Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi and Werner, the top-scoring German in the Bundesliga last season, took Lars Stindl's place up front.

Ter Stegen prevented Cameroon going in front, with the goalkeeper's one-handed save blocking Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa's hooked shot across goal at the end of a nervy first-half for the Germans.

Aboubakar and substitute Moumi Ngamaleu then sighted the Germany goal, but the African champions were reduced to 10 men when Mabouka raked his studs down Can's knee.

But Rodriguez, who was introduced at the break, levelled to calm Chile's nerves about elimination and ensure they finish second to pool winners Germany, who beat Cameroon 3-1 in Sunday's other game.

Low's major tournament record is impressive through his decade-long reign, reaching the final of Euro 2008 and falling at the semi-final stage of the 2010 World Cup, Euro 2012 and Euro 2016.

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This was an astute tactical race by the Emirates Team New Zealand afterguard who were prepared to make sacrifices to keep it tight and controlled.

Chile's coach insisted they had not underestimated Australia after Troisi gave the Socceroos a shock lead.

"That could have been a quarter-final in the World Cup, such was the level of this game", said Pizzi. "Now we must refocus on our next ambition".

"We wanted to get out of the group and we haven't, so we are disappointed", said Postecoglou.

The Belgian praised the "excellent" standard of the stadiums, but said heavy traffic hampered training sessions when they played in Moscow and Saint Petersburg.

Postecoglou praised veteran forward Tim Cahill as Australia's captain made his 100th global appearance.

Mark Milligan made a superb challenge on Alexis Sanchez as the Chile forward bore down on goal, VAR finding no issue, while Tim Cahill - who became the second Australia player to reach 100 caps - was booked for a rash foul on Charles Aranguiz, a decision backed up by another review.

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Claudio Bravo returned for Chile following a calf injury and the Manchester City goalkeeper produced a smart block to deny a lunging Massimo Luongo, although Australia forged ahead on 42 minutes.

Australia's Robbie Kruse had another chance after halftime when he got clear of his marker but failed to make contact with the ball.

Arturo Vidal almost replied instantly when his stooping header was blocked on the line by Milligan with the rebound eluding Jose Fuenzalida.

Chile had chances to score early on, but were held back by wasteful finishing and Ryan's solid performance in the Australian goal.

Roared on by thousands of traveling fans, Chile held on and hit back in the 67th when Eduardo Vargas flicked the ball on for substitute Martin Rodriguez to hit it past goalkeeper Maty Ryan.

Eugenio Mena's cross was only half cleared by Sainsbury, allowing Vargas' header to keep the ball alive and Rodriguez to force his effort past Ryan from six yards.

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