Venezuela held Brazil to a goalless draw, which was inconceivable a few years back. The key to their recent progress is in their youth development.
VAR helped Brazil to a win against Bolivia and denied them in a draw with Venezuela, but video review is the least of Tite's problems at the Copa.
Copa America hosts Brazil had three goals ruled out and missed a series of chances as they were held 0-0 by Group A rivals Venezuela on Tuesday.
Peru came from behind to win 3-1 to beat Bolivia in Copa America action on Tuesday.
A 4-0 win over Japan looks good on paper, but the reality is Chile's ageing group of once-great stars will be in trouble against more quality sides.
Manchester United misfit Alexis Sanchez scored for the first time in five months as Chile beat Japan 4-0 in their Copa America title-defence opener.
Uruguay midfielder Matias Vecino will miss the rest of the Copa America with a right thigh injury.
Diego Maradona has criticised Argentina after their opening loss to Colombia in the Copa America.
Luis Suarez has said he lost three kilograms during his recovery from knee surgery in order to be fit for Uruguay's Copa America opener.
While Brazil and Argentina are in a state of flux, Uruguay are serene. La Celeste aren't just making up numbers at the Copa -- they're there to win.
Qatar fought their way back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Paraguay in their first ever Copa America game on Sunday.
Uruguay made short work of 10-man Ecuador in a 4-0 win to kick off their Copa America campaign atop Group C on Sunday in Belo Horizonte.
Lionel Scaloni wants Argentina to play fast, direct football. Saturday's Colombia loss showed that Leo Messi may struggle to fit into such a system.
Colombia scored two stunning second-half goals for a 2-0 win over Lionel Messi's Argentina in a star-studded matchup in Salvador.
Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a stop-start match that saw VAR disallow two Peruvian goals.