March's friendlies highlighted the present level of chaos in CONMEBOL and why Brazil and Uruguay have to be tipped as big Copa America favorites.
"Tata" Martino set the tone for his first Mexico camp by declaring: "My obligation is to make the national team be respected." How is he doing it?
Jonathan dos Santos and Chicharito showed new manager Gerardo Martino how important they can be for Mexico in Tuesday's 4-2 win over Paraguay.
Three first-half goals fired Mexico to a 4-2 win over Paraguay, as El Tri completed back-to-back victories in Tata Martino's first two games.
The United States settled for a 1-1 draw with Chile as both sides scored early goals in an exhibition match on Tuesday night.
Christian Pulisic was good before his injury but the real surprise was the cool, calm, collected play of Michael Bradley in an uneven U.S. effort.
Minutes after becoming the youngest American to reach 10 international goals, Pulisic exited the U.S.-Chile match with a quadriceps injury.
After 135 disappointing minutes over two games, Brazil finally found a recipe for success in the second half of a 3-1 win vs. the Czech Republic.
Brazil's Gabriel Jesus struck two late goals to secure a 3-1 come-from-behind win over the Czech Republic on Tuesday.
Argentina's Angel Correa scored seven minutes from time to snatch a 1-0 win away to Morocco in a friendly on Tuesday.
Shoya Nakajima came off the bench to score the only goal in a 1-0 victory for Japan over Bolivia in an international friendly in Kobe on Tuesday.
Barcelona's Gerard Pique played for Catalonia in their win over Venezuela, just days after the South American nation beat Lionel Messi's Argentina.
The final U.S. friendly of the break sees Gregg Berhalter's side taking on Chile. Two players in particular are hoping to stand out and step up.
Lucas Paqueta scored his first goal for Brazil in a 1-1 draw with Panama in an international friendly at the Estadio do Dragao on Saturday.
Mexico began a new era with solid debuts from Gerardo 'Tata' Martino on the bench and midfielder Carlos Rodriguez on the pitch.
Goals by Raul Jimenez, Hector Moreno, and Hirving Lozano ensured 'Tata' Martino's first win as Mexico manager in a 3-1 result over Chile.