And unfortunately for La Roja, they came up short as the Brazilians romped to a 3-0 triumph, with a brace from Gabriel Jesus and a goal from Paulinho sealing the victory. "By the time we tried to push, it was too late".
While the entire world waits with bated breath to find out if Argentina can indeed seal an automatic qualification to the World Cup as they take on Ecuador at the same time, Chile look keen to get that expectaion ticked off comfortably.
The South American champions were outplayed by Brazil in a 3-0 loss in Sao Paulo on Tuesday to finish sixth in CONMEBOL qualifying.
The bad news was, Chile had the tall task of picking up the result they needed away at table-topping Brazil. "But life goes on".
"I have said that France are at a very strong level too". It's poetry in motion stuff, and the sort of combination play we will expect to see on a regular basis in Russia next summer.
The Express write: "Arsenal players believe Sanchez will leave in January with Manchester City prepared to make another move for the 28-year-old". "When it comes to tactics, he is well ahead of any other coach in Brazil these days".
With Ederson and Fernandinho featuring for Brazil and Danilo on the bench, the Blues should have four representatives in Tite's squad who are already looking like one of the pre-tournament favourites. Thanks my captain America [Bravo] for all the moments we have experienced.
It was quite a transformation in 12 months. If Peru wins but Argentina and Chile also win, its place won't be secured.
Peru meanwhile kept alive their hopes of qualifying for the World Cup for the first time since 1982 with a fighting 1-1 draw with Colombia in Lima.
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"I want the competition to be fair", Tite told reporters on Monday.
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