Chile's Alexis Sanchez wins Golden Ball for Copa America
ABS-CBN Sports on Jun 27, 2016 02:21 PM
Chile's Alexis Sanchez kisses his trophy along while holding the championship trophy after the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. Chile defeated Argentina 4-2 in penalty kicks to win the championship. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Chile's Alexis Sanchez has won the Golden Ball as the best player in the Copa America.
The Arsenal forward had three goals and one assist in the tournament.
Chile teammate Eduardo Vargas won the Golden Boot for the second straight Copa America with a tournament-high six goals.
Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo won the Golden Glove, also for the second straight Copa America. He had 13 saves in six matches, with shutouts in the three knockout stage games, and made a key save in the shootout in Sunday's final.