The best XI of players from the South American nations who will be displays their skills at the World Cup this summer.
With Brazil being the humid setting of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the smart money would appear to be on a South American team taking home the trophy, as they have done on the previous three occasions that the jamboree has been held on the continent.
Looking at this XI comprised entirely of players from South American nations, it isn’t hard to see why they’re so highly fancied.
GK) David Ospina (Colombia)
Colombian first choice goalkeeper David Ospina was a contender for the Ligue 1 goalkeeper of the year, with his performances between the sticks being a key part of OGC Nice’s narrow escape from relegation.
It is widely expected that Ospina will be moving on from the French Riviera this summer, with Premier League giants Arsenal mentioned as possible suitors, with a good performance from Ospina at the tournament possibly ramping up the fee to be received by his club.