The Copa America gave plenty of clues for the 2022 World Cup hopes of winners Brazil, Lionel Messi's Argentina and South America's other nations.
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Japan and Ecuador were eliminated from the Copa America on Monday after their 1-1 draw gifted Paraguay a quarterfinal berth.
Chile forward Alexis Sanchez continued his resurgent form at the Copa America by scoring the winning goal in his side's 2-1 victory over Ecuador.
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.
Mexico defeated Ecuador 3-2 in an international friendly on Sunday in front of a raucous crowd at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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Gyasi Zardes scored on deflected shot in the second half to give the United States a 1-0 win over Ecuador on Thursday.
Ecuador's South American Under-20 Championships triumph was a joy to watch. But will that translate to success at a senior level?
The U.S. men's national team will play Ecuador in an exhibition on March 21 at Orlando City Stadium.
Six teams remain as the South American U20 Championships resume with perennial powerhouses Brazil and Argentina in unusual positions.
The Ecuador Football Federation (FEF) has suspended five national team players indefinitely for indiscipline.
Argentina conceded after just 37 seconds in their must-win game against Ecuador -- but Lionel Messi came to the rescue.
La Albiceleste have won just two of six World Cup qualifiers held in Ecuador and once since the current format began in 1996.
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho put aside speculation about his club future to help Brazil beat Ecuador 2-0.
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.
In CONMEBOL friendly action on Thursday, Ecuador and Venezuela played to a 1-1 draw, while Peru beat 10-man Paraguay 1-0.
With the exception of Brazil, this would seem to be South America's poorest collection of World Cup qualifying teams for several campaigns.
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.