Chile beat Argentina on penalties in both the 2015 and 2016 finals, but failed to reach the 2018 World Cup and are reliant on an ageing team full of veterans - a third straight title would be remarkable.
In its last tune-up for the tournament, Argentina played Nicaragua in a friendly and walked away with a 5-1 win thanks to a pair of goals from Lionel Messi and Lautaro Martinez and one from Roberto Pereyra.
Qatar, winners of this year's Asian Cup and hosts of the 2022 World Cup, have also been invited and will join Graham Arnold's team at the month-long tournament in June and July next year. For all the multiple Ballon d'Or winners triumphs with Barca, a major title with the Albiceleste eludes him following three Copa America final defeats and a World Cup final loss. "We will continue fighting and giving everything to achieve this goal".
One national football (also known as soccer in the U.S.) team is hoping to be crowned champion in South America as the Copa America opener kicks off (literally) this weekend.
The first match in Group B of Copa America 2019 will be played between Argentina and Colombia on June 16 as per Indian time.
"We started well but as the time passed and we didn't score the team got a bit too anxious", Brazil coach Tite said.
U.S. and Thailand are the last teams to kickoff the World Cup
This did not sit well with former Canada star Kaylyn Kyle, who compared Morgan to an all-time great Canadian striker. The Americans poured on the goals and defeated Thailand 13-0 - the biggest blowout in the tournament's history.
Led by interim coach Lionel Scaloni, Argentina has many young players in their first worldwide tournament.
A fair team that truly had solid players in the center to convey this team, Colombia is a contender. Other players like Thiago Silva (Brazil), Alexis Sanchez (Chile) and Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina) were coming off impressive seasons.
Former Brazil player Junior, who is a commentator at TV Globo, said those days are over and South American players are lagging behind the Europeans.