Previous
Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid
2
1
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 2
Game Details
Atlético Nacional
Huracán
12:45 AM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 0 - 0
Game Details
Pumas UNAM
Deportivo Táchira
2:45 AM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 0 - 1
Game Details
Melbourne Victory
Gamba Osaka
2
1
FT
Game Details
Guangzhou Evergrande
Sydney FC
1
0
FT
Game Details
Next
 By Tim Vickery

South America bringing strong squads to Copa America Centenario

The ESPN FC crew debate whether playing in the Olympics over Copa America makes sense for Neymar and Brazil.

Coach Jose Pekerman, as ever, has kept his cards close to his chest and Colombia's provisional Copa America squad of 40 has, at the time of writing, yet to see the light of day.

It will make for interesting reading. How will the Colombians reconcile the Copa with their participation in the Rio Olympics? Last week it was announced that Olympic coach Carlos Restrepo will be on the staff during the Copa. Is this a hint that Pekerman is taking a young squad to the USA in June? Time will tell.

Argentina's...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

David Luiz, Thiago Silva not in Brazil's preliminary Copa America squad

Brazil teammates David Luiz, left, and Thiago Silva will be hoping for brighter things this coming season at PSG.
Centre-backs David Luiz and Thiago Silva have fallen out of favour with the national team.

Paris Saint-Germain centre-backs David Luiz and Thiago Silva have been left off the 40-man preliminary roster for Brazil's Copa America Centenario campaign in the United States this summer.

The national team announced the list of players in the running for a spot on coach Dunga's final 23-person roster -- to be revealed May 5 -- for the tournament on Friday afternoon, with the omissions of the PSG duo and Real Madrid's Marcelo most notable.

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Neymar agreement 'fantastic for everyone' - Barca's Luis Enrique

The ESPN FC crew debate whether playing in the Olympics over Copa America makes sense for Neymar and Brazil.

Luis Enrique has hailed the agreement between Barcelona and the Brazilian federation that will see Neymar dispute only the Olympics this summer, calling the accord "fantastic for everyone."

Barcelona and the Brazilian Federation confirmed on Wednesday that Neymar would not participate in Brazil's Copa America Centenario campaign this summer, and instead will be in Rio de Janeiro to take part in the Olympic tournament, which Brazil have never won.

BarcelonaBarcelona
Sporting GijónSporting Gijón
6
0
FT
Game Details

The Brazilian federation had been lobbying...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Pele: I was close to signing for Real Madrid and Napoli

Pele hopes he can encourage youngsters to behave well as he reflects on his career.
Pele recalls his meetings with the late Johan Cruyff and says that the Dutchman changed the way football was played.
Pele says he will prepare to play for Brazil in the Olympics, the only tournament he has never played in and Brazil has never won.
Three-time World Cup winner Pele shares his thoughts on Michel Platini and the FIFA presidential race.
Brazilian football legend Pele visits Kolkata in India and discussed a few topics including Messi, Neymar and Brazil.

Brazil legend Pele has said he was close to signing for Real Madrid during his playing days at Santos.

Pele is considered one of the best footballers of his generation, with FIFA citing his goal-scoring record over the course of his career as 1,281 goals in 1,363 games.

The ex-striker won numerous trophies, including three World Cups, and in 2000 he was named Player of the Century.

Pele never played for a European club, plying his trade at Santos and New York Cosmos, but he has said he had the chance...