Conmebol announces ideal team for Copa America with 4 Argentines and 3 Brazilians – Prime Time Zone


Champion and runner-up dominated the selection made by the South American Football Confederation; Luis Díaz, from Colombia, was chosen as the revelation of the tournament

EFE/Andre CoelhoMessi and Casemiro during the Copa América final between Argentina and Brazil, at Maracanã

A South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) announced this Tuesday morning, 13, the ideal team of America Cup, closed last Saturday, at Maracanã, with Argentina’s title on Brazil. Champion of the tournament after 28 years, Albiceleste won four players: the goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, the defender Romero, the midfielder Rodrigo De Paul and of course the attacker Lionel Messi, also elected the star of the competition. Vice-champion, the Brazilian Team stayed with three representatives: the defender Marks, the steering wheel housemour e Neymar.

The left-back completes the selection Stupiñan, from Ecuador, the right-back Isla, from Chile, the steering wheel Yotun, from Peru, and the forward Luis Diaz, from Colombia, who was also chosen as the revelation of the Copa America. Thus, the ideal team has: Emiliano Martínez (Argentina); Isla (Chile), Marquinhos (Brazil), Romero (Argentina) and Estupiñan (Ecuador); Casemiro (Brazil), De Paul (Argentina) and Yotún (Peru); Neymar (Brazil), Luis Díaz (Colombia) and Messi (Argentina). According to Conmebol, the members of the entity’s GET (Study Group) participated in the vote.