2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
0-0-0, 4th in Copa America
Pulisic pleased with confidence-boosting win over Ecuador (0:35)
Zardes the difference in late win for USMNT (1:46)
Zardes' deflected shot puts the U.S. in front (0:50)
McKennie forced off with apparent ankle injury (0:40)
USMNT's Arriola denied from point-blank range (0:28)
635dTim Vickery

Ecuador, Uruguay need to find form

After solid starts in World Cup qualifying, Ecuador and Uruguay are reeling at the wrong time, with matches against South America's Big 2 on Thursday.

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CONMEBOL: Brazil extend lead atop table

A Paulinho hat trick helped Brazil to a 4-1 victory over Uruguay in a clash of the top two teams in CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on Thursday.

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795dTim Vickery

Why 29 is the magic number in CONMEBOL

As ever, the level of competition in South America will ensure that the World Cup qualifying campaign will go all the way down to the wire.

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865dTim Vickery

World Cup changes impact South America

CONMEBOL qualifying is arguably as tough as it gets but teams are thoroughly prepared for the World Cup. Changing the format could be a hindrance.

875dTim Vickery

Valencia setting Ecuadorian standard

With very few Ecuadorians playing in Europe, Antonio Valencia continues to thrive at Manchester United and set the standard for Ecuadorians abroad.

919dAdriana Garcia

Ecuador coach to James: Don't underestimate us

James Rodriguez said Ecuador will be easy to beat in South American qualifying. Ecuador's coach, however, has issued the Real Madrid winger a warning.

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928dTim Vickery

CONMEBOL's top six face off in qualifying

Argentina vs. Brazil is the headliner but Colombia vs. Chile and Uruguay vs. Ecuador are other appetising matchups in round 11 of CONMEBOL qualifying.