Copa America comes after every four years which considering the 2nd biggest event of football after FIFA world cup. Fans of football as well as the mighty Copa America, are waiting to enjoy it’s exciting matches. Copa America started on 1916 and today is 2020. So, it has already been a hundred years of Copa America. Though, in the year of 2019, it was held too but this year it will be held again cause of hundred years celebration and make it even from now on with four years gap. So, there will 12 teams playing this year; 10 teams from north america side and other 2 teams were invited into this tournament. Team Chile is one of the as a CONMEBOL which is one of the most powerful pretender of the title and they are also the defending champion of this such kind of biggest event. According to FIFA ranking, Chile is now standing on the 5th position and their current performance is good enough. If we look to their last ten matches, there they won 7 (seven) of them, 2 drawn and lost one against Uruguay due to bad luck. Their three famous player Vidal, Sanchez, Vargas have got goal regularly which would give them extra confident to win the title of Copa America once again. So, let’s take a look below where possible team squad of Chile is listed.
Chile Possible Team Squad:
[Main squad will be published on around April, 2020. Stay with us to get up to date list]
Goalkeeper: Gabriel Arias, Claudio Bravo, Gonzalo Collao
Difender: Guillermo Maripan, Paulo Diaz, Sebastian Vegas, Francisco Sierralta, Miiko Albornoz, Alfonso Parot, Oscar Opazo, Mauricio Isla
Midfielder: Erick Pulgar, Gary Medel, Claudio Baeza, Esteban Pavez, Arturo Vidal, Cesar Pinares
Forward: Jean Meneses, Fabian Orellana, Christian Bravo, Felipe Mora, Diego Rubio, Niklas Fernando Castro
Possible Best XI
Chile also have some star players of this time being named Arturo Vidal, Alexis Sanchez, Eduardo Vargas and so on. Specially Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez are two famous footballer nowadays. In the season of 2014-15 & 2015-16 in club, Sanchez has totally played 50 apps and got 22 goals. And for Chile national team, in the year of 2015, he has totally played 14 apps and got 5 goals. He is a fearsome footballer. On the other hand, Arturo Vidal is called the playmaker for his extraordinary performance. He would be even more dangerous for the opponent. And 26 years old Eduardo Vargas is passing his best time now. He is the main hero of Chile’s current heroic performances. Basically, it is a tough job to stop three of them in the field. Their Argentine coach Juan Antonio Pizzi is very hopeful for his team and he could possibly make a balance to win this trophy again. So, let’s take a look below the possibly best eleven.
- Claudio Bravo (Captain & GK)
- Mauricio Isla (DF)
- Guillermo Maripan (DF)
- Paulo Diaz (DF)
- Alfonso Parot (DF)
- Erick Pulgar (MF)
- Arturo Vidal (MF)
- Marcelo Diaz (MF)
- Alexis Sanchez (FW)
- Felipe Mora (FW)
- Mauricio Pinilla (FW)
Managers & Coaching Staff:
- Head Coach- Reinaldo Rueda
So, it is an expected by worldwide fans and football genius that Chile would possibly be the next champion of this biggest Copa America Centenario.