Group C: The most respectful duos that will be in Brazil


Great figures of world football will be making the tournament a show that nobody wants to miss. 

In this third and final delivery you will meet the teams of Uruguay, Chile, Ecuador and Japan.

The continent will vibrate with the CONMEBOL Copa América Brazil 2019 and the teams will announce in a few days their lists of called to fight for the title of the oldest national teams tournament in the world. (Read here: Group A, The most respectful couples that will be in Brazil).

For this, the coaches will see the best options to choose players to meet that objective. And in that preparation appear the couples, which are categorized as ‘lethal’, ‘dangerous’ or ‘safe’, depending where they are located in the field. (Read here: Group B, The most respectful couples that will be in Brazil).

Then, know the couples of each national team that can vibrate an entire continent. 

Sánchez-Vidal, to take Chile to the three-time champions

The current two-time champions of America hope to achieve the third consecutive title in Brazil in 2019, a historic milestone in the CONMEBOL Copa América that only Argentina has achieved after winning the 1945, 1946 and 1947 Cups.

Although Sanchez is injured, he is expected to return to the field by early May and be the spearhead in the front of Chile, with which he has five goals in American Cups in three appearances. For his part, Arturo Vidal, also fundamental in the achievement of the two titles of Chile in 2015 and 2016, has 6 goals in CONMEBOL Copa América, with which the Sanchez-Vidal is one of the couples of fear for the tournament.

Uruguay, couples in defense and attack

The not insignificant number of 98 goals for Uruguay has been given by Edinson Cavani (45) and Luis Suárez (53). For this CONMEBOL Copa América Brazil 2019, they will be one of the most lethal couples and with which coach Óscar Washington Tabárez will seek the title 16 for the ‘charrúas’ in the continental tournament, the one he won for the last time in Argentina 2011.

However, in defense, it has a strong duo like Diego Godín and José María Giménez. Current duo of power stations in Atlético de Madrid (Spain), the Godín-Giménez couple means a defensive lock with which Uruguay will be presented in the oldest national teams tournament in the world.

The Valencia´s are the card of Ecuador

Antonio Valencia, legendary captain of the ‘Tricolor’ and Enner Valencia, goalscorer of the Ecuadorian national team with which he has 28 goals scored, are one of the couples to watch in the CONMEBOL Copa América Brazil 2019.

While Antonio, who will leave the English Manchester United halfway through the year and only thinks about his upcoming commitments with the Ecuadorian National Team, hopes to form a risk society for his rivals in Group C of the CONMEBOL Copa América Brazil 2019 with Enner who, although has not been present in the last two friendlies of his national team, with his team “Tigres”, from Mexico, participated in the 3-0 win over Santos in the Concacaf Champions League, scoring two goals on April 4, and played in the 2-0 win over Pumas, in the Mexican tournament. 

Japan, youth is the key they will present in Brazil

A couple defined by the youth is the one that has Japan in the central Takehiro Tomiyasu, who plays in the Sint-Truidense, of Belgium, and the extreme right Ritsu Doan, player of the FC Groningen, of Holland. Both players are 20 years old and are key players in the Japanese team.

Both were part of the team that played the last friendlies in the month of March, and both played the Asian Cup, where they were runners-up when falling in the final against Qatar, and both Tomiyasu and Doan, are a fundamental part of the backbone of the Asian team.