Lionel Scaloni wants Argentina to play fast, direct football. Saturday's Colombia loss showed that Leo Messi may struggle to fit into such a system.
Colombia scored two stunning second-half goals for a 2-0 win over Lionel Messi's Argentina in a star-studded matchup in Salvador.
Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a stop-start match that saw VAR disallow two Peruvian goals.
Philippe Coutinho's brace and Everton's strike helped Brazil overcome a slow start as they beat Bolivia in the opening match of the Copa America.
It wasn't always pretty, but there were plenty of positives for Tite and Brazil as they ground out a Copa-opening win against Bolivia.
Luis Suarez, Diego Godin and Edinson Cavani have embodied Uruguay's recent success, but the Copa America could be the end of their Celeste careers.
Bolivia being the opponent for hosts Brazil's Copa America opener is no coincidence. La Verde know that and are out to show they're no pushovers.
Brazil manager Tite said his squad is more focused on winning the Copa America than on the media attention that has surrounded injured star Neymar.
Australia will be one of the two guest nations at the 2020 Copa America, the head of South America's football body said on Thursday.
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.
Qatar fought their way back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Paraguay in their first ever Copa America game on Sunday.
There's a paradox when it comes to Lionel Messi: he's unstoppable with his club but unable to win with his country. Will that change this summer?
Two of South America's giants, Argentina and Colombia, are in a state of flux. That's why their Copa America opener on Saturday will be fascinating.