The four times Copa America runners up Chile are this time’s host and they may not get any better chance like this again! Chile squad for Copa America 2015 not only have players who have been playing regularly in European Clubs but also they will be having their home support cheering all along! Let’s have a quick look at Chile team list for Copa America 2015.Chile Squad for Copa America 2015

Chile Squad for Copa America 2015 –

Chile Managers’ team:


Jorge Sampaoli (Head Coach),

Sebastián Becaccece (Assistant Coach),

Jorge Dessio (Fitness Coach),

Martín Tocalli (Goalkeeping Coach)


Jorge Sampaoli (Head Coach) – The Argentine coach had taken the charge of Chile’s national football team in 2012. Then onwards he has done an enormous job, making the team a real strong contender against the giants! In World Cup 2014 Chile went on to win all three of their group league matches and almost eliminated Brazil before they fall in the penalty shoot-out! However the man implied his attacking tactics into the Chile national football squad and the result has been prominent!

Chile Squad for Copa America 2015 –

Goalkeepers: Claudio Bravo (Barcelona), Paulo Garces (Colo-Colo), Johnny Herrera (Universidad de Chile)

Defenders: Gonzalo Jara (Mainz 05), Gary Medel (Internazionale), Eugenio Mena (Cruzeiro), Juan Cornejo (Audax Italiano), Miiko Albornoz (Hannover 96), Mauricio Isla (Queens Park Rangers), Jose Rojas (Universidad de Chile)

Midfielders: Marco Medel (Santiago Wanderers), Charles Aranguiz (Internacional), Jean Beausejour (Colo-Colo), Fernando Meneses (Veracruz), Carlos Carmona (Atalanta), Marcelo Diaz (Hamburg SV), Matias Fernandez (Fiorentina), Jose Pedro Fuenzalida (Boca Juniors), Felipe Gutierrez (FC Twente), Arturo Vidal (Juventus), Rodrigo Millar (Atlas), David Pizarro (Fiorentina), Jorge Valdivia (Palmeiras)

Forwards: Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal), Edson Puch (Huracan), Eduardo Vargaz (Queens Park Rangers), Mark Gonzalez (Universidad Catolica), Mauricio Pinilla (Atalanta), Angelo Henriquez (Dinamo Zagreb), Junior Fernandes (Dinamo Zagreb)

Players to watch out for in Chile squad for Copa America 2015

Alexis Sanchez: The 26 years old Chilean forward had an outstanding season for Arsenal. Not only he dragged his team quiet single handed but also he managed to score sixteen goals in his 31 appearances. The striker joined Arsenal coming from Barcelona and had been elementary for Arsene Wenger’s starting eleven. Sampaoli will be depending a lot on him!Alexis Sanchez

Arturo Vidal: This defensive midfielder from Juventus has not only been outstanding, but also he is a transfer target for a lot of European giants the next season. Vidal will be the one, shielding his team and also would build up the play for his team with his excellent ball distributing abilities.Arturo Vidal

Claudio Bravo: The most experienced member of the Chile squad for Copa America 2015. The Barcelona keeper will be taking charge under the bar for the Chileans. The last man defence seems pretty strong for Chile team list for Copa America 2015.


Team: Chile

FIFA Ranking: 16

Group: A

Group Opponents – Mexico, Ecuador, Bolivia


Wrap Up:

Playing in home, Chile will be keen on breaking the deadlock. Good news for them is they are placed in a comparatively easy group. However for latest updates on announced Copa America squad of Chile don’t forget to bookmark us!