Category Archives: South American Football

Top Tens of the Week – World Cup Qualifying Special

With the World Cup Qualifiers getting underway later today in my home continent I thought we’d have a feature on the upcoming match ups and some historicals stats and great games from the more recent CONMEBOL Qualifiers. If you would … Continue reading

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Top Ten South American Mangers

 Often overlooked because they are a rare species in Europe – it shouldn’t be forgotten that 9 South American managers have won the World Cup which is as many as their European counterparts (Italy’s Vittorio Pozzo won it twice). This week we look … Continue reading

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Top Ten South American Stadia

First things first I’ve lied a little bit. This actually includes stadia from all of Latin America not just South America but the title wouldn’t have been as catchy. Of the 10 I’ve visited 6 so much of the blog … Continue reading

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Top Ten South Americans in the Champions League 2010/11

This week was the 2nd Champions League week and it seems a good time to look at this year’s competition in more depth. It is the most sought after prize in club football and each year it welcomes new teams from across … Continue reading

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Top Ten Copa Sudamericana Teams 2010

Halfway through the 2010 Copa Sudamericana seems as good a time as any to list the best ten teams still in the tournament, but before we get to that a quick explanation of the tournament itself. It is a continental tournament for CONMEBOL clubs … Continue reading

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Top Ten Brazilian League Players 2010/11

To complete our hat trick of the major Latin American leagues we turn to Brazil. The five-time world cup winners are a continuous conveyor belt of talent and there is always a desire to be the first to know who is the … Continue reading

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Top Ten Argentinean League Players 2010/11

The Argentinean Primera División is entering it’s fifth week and at the time of writing River Plate are in top spot after several years muddling about in mid-table. The idea of River returning to the top got me thinking about … Continue reading

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