Top 5 Hidden Talents to watch in Copa America 2015

South America’s answer to the European Championships will embark in the early hours of Friday morning. Chile is all set with the preparations to be the perfect host; the strongest teams are all buckled up and the football lovers of all around the world are waiting breathlessly to witness the magic of football called Copa America. And if you have to create magic you need the perfect wizard. So let’s go and see some of such names that will make your time and money worth for.

This list is not about the ‘star players’  but those hidden talents of 2015 Copa America, who need a bit more recognition for their contribution in such a tender age.

Top 5 Players to watch in Copa America 2015

Here are the hidden gems for you.

Marcos Rojo [Argentina]:

marcos rojo

this 25 years old Argentinean defender first appearance for Argentina in 2011 FIFA World cup and his contribution for the team is unforgettable. A sheer talent in such a young age will surely be the dark horse for the 2015 Copa America Argentinean squad. He is playing for Manchester United since 2014.

Willian [Brazil]:


just 26 years old Willian debuted in the national team in 2014 FIFA World cup. This winger for English club Chelsea now, for £32 million deal. From the last world cup the player has shown no sign to drop his glorious journey. His smashing performance against Turkey in November,

“The Copa America has various great teams, like Uruguay, who are the current champions, Chile, who are the hosts, Colombia, who reached the quarter-finals of the World Cup,”

says Willian and we say ‘you will rock again’.

Eduardo Vargas [Chile]:

Eduardo Vargas

part of the Chilean national team, this 25 years old footballer plays as a winger and forward is one of those names that deserve to be in this list. Top Scorer of Copa Sudamericana (2011), Best Player of Copa Sudamericana (2011), Best Player of Chilean Primera División (2011), Best Forward of Chilean Primera División (2011) and 2nd best South American Footballer of the Year 2011, he is one of the promising players of 2015 Copa America.

Miiko Albornoz [Chile]:

Miiko Albornoz

just 24 years old now, this winger got a chance to play in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. A fresh talent that is taking his first appearance in Copa America 2015 will surely be a new face to explore. In spite of his reckless life and charge of statutory rape, this player has shown promising talent in his first world cup appearance.

Abel Hernández [Uruguay]:

Abel Hernández

24 years old striker currently playing for Hull City had been part of winning team of 2011 Copa America. So, obviously all eyes will be on this powerhouse performer who despite of his young age proved that talent cannot be counted with age.

Wrap up:

The list includes some of the new talents who can be talk of the town right with the start of Copa America 2015. We always talk about Messi and Neymer and those stars of football fraternity. But these are such names that ensure a team’s performance and consistency. And you never know when from these talents we may get another Messi or Neymer. I hope the list of the top 5 Players to watch in Copa America 2015 will satisfy your quest for new talents in  Copa America 2015.  For more such news log on to Football lens.