The German former coach of USA will become the Ecuador national coach in a matter of days.
The Brazil coach is facing pressure from all angles after a run of poor results.
Will other teams across South America look to imitate his style of play?
Josef Martinez has announced he is not available for the side because of the coaches tactics.
The lowly side from Ecuador shocked the Brazilian giants recently.
Colombia should be next in line to host the tournament but their are issues.
The striker has chosen to play for Internacional rather than the Peru national side.
Over-cautious football that has frequented domestic Brazilian football has yielded negative results.
Veterans like Dani Alves have given the club hope for the season.
Playing for LDU Quito, Valencia stands between another River v Boca rematch in the Copa Libertadores.