The Brazilian team, led by its highest figure Neymar, receives today his Uruguayan counterpart in one of the historical classics of South America. The match will be played from 9:30 p.m. at the Arena Amazônia stadium, in Manaus, will be arbitrated by Argentine Fernando Rapallini and will be televised on the cable channel TyC Sports 2.
The “verdeamarela” is the absolute leader in the qualifying with 28 units, it comes from a goalless draw against Colombia, in its last presentation and as a visitor, while on the previous date it beat Venezuela 3-1 in Caracas.
Coach Tite could make several modifications to receive “Charrúa”: Lucas Verissimo, Emerson Royal and Thiago Silva would enter the defensive zone instead of Marquinhos, Danilo and Eder Militão, respectively, while Éderson will enter the goal for Allison. Raphina, meanwhile, will do it instead of the attacker Gabriel Barbosa.
The Chilean team, with the aim of adding three points to dream of qualifying or a playoffs, receives Venezuela in Santiago. The match will be played from 9 pm at the San Carlos de Apoquindo stadium, will be refereed by Brazilian Raphael Claus and televised by DeporTV.
And in Barranquilla, from 6:00 p.m., Colombia receives Ecuador, led by Gustavo Alfaro and who will seek to defend his third place.