Alexis Sanchez's 51st minute strike took Chile into the Copa America quarter-finals at the cost of Ecuador with a 2-1 win in Salvador.
Copa America 2019: Eduardo Vargas scores brace as Chile begin title defence with emphatic win over Japan
Eduardo Vargas scored twice as Chile launched the defence of their Copa America crown with an emphatic 4-0 defeat of Japan in Sao Paulo on Monday.Erick Pulgar had opened the scoring for Chile in the first half before Vargas doubled the 2015 and 2016 champions' advantage with a deflected second-half strike.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Mexico's good run of form eases pressure on highly criticised coach Juan Carlos Osorio
Mexico's good run of form in the World Cup has seen even some of the harsher critics of Juan Carlos Osorio praising the coach for his tactics.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Organising body launches investigation into homophobic chants sung by Mexican fans
Mexican football fans have sung homophobic chants at several recent games and FIFA has launched an investigation into a possible recurrence during the match against Germany.
Take a look at Germany's win in the Confederations Cup final
Lars Stindl's simple tap-in, following a costly first-half blunder by Marcelo Diaz, was enough to give Germany a 1-0 win over Chile in the Confederations Cup final on Sunday
FIFA said the system corrected six game-changing decisions during the Confederations Cup.
Confederations Cup 2017: Chile's 'never give up' mantra takes them to third straight international final
Chile won the 2015 and 2016 Copa America and will be looking to add the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup to their trophy cabinet.
Confederations Cup: Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo will skip 3rd place play-off to meet his newborns
Portugal's superstar captain Cristiano Ronaldo revealed on Thursday that he will not play in the Confederations Cup third-place match on Sunday as he will finally meet his newborn twin boys.
Confederations Cup 2017: Emre Can, Shkodran Mustafi look forward to 'tough' semi-final against Mexico
Germany's duo of Emre Can and Shkodran Mustafi expect a tough battle against Mexico in Confederations Cup semi-final as the world champions chase more silverware in Russia.
Lionel Messi wrote on his Facebook page that 365 days are left to Russia and vows to keep fighting for the dream to qualify for the World Cup. Argentina bid to avoid missing the finals for the first time since 1970.
World Cup 2018: Argentina begin new era under coach Jorge Sampaoli with eyes on Russia qualification
Jorge Sampaoli has taken over as Argentina coach and faces the challenge of bringing out the best in superstar Lionel Messi for his national team and restoring the confidence of fans.