In a highly competitive CONMEBOL qualifying group, Chile's Golden Generation cannot afford to drop too many more points.
A testing World Cup qualifier in the rarefied heights of Quito will provide a tough baptism for new Brazil coach Tite.
Tim Vickery warns that Brazil should not get too carried away by its Olympic success.
Four new international coaches and the return of Lionel Messi coincide with the return of the World Cup qualifiers.
Wednesday has become a crunch moment for the three South American teams in the men’s Olympic football tournament – with hosts Brazil facing elimination
Tim Vickery reflects on Atletico Nacional's Libertadores triumph
Chile's achievements at international merely highlight the dire state of the country's domestic game.
Another failure in the Copa Libertadores highlights the decline of Brazilian football.
As the Copa Libertadores reaches its climax, a remarkable Leicester City-style fairytale is on the cards.
Tim Vickery explains why the South American World Cup qualification benefits all countries of the region.