In social media many Brazilian fans have jokingly said Chile should get a hand to advance and put the Argentines at an even bigger risk of humiliation. I have had opportunities and a life has been made from these opportunities.
"This was the time to be present, and that yellow card leaves me out of the most important game of the qualifying campaign".
Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal has said he is "gutted" to miss Chile's key World Cup qualifier in Brazil on Tuesday but expects his side to clinch a place in Russia. I can't imagine what it is like for others; they must be having trouble sleeping.
"I'm nervous, but I have every confidence in my team and my teammates".
La Canarinha ensured their appearance at next year's competition back in March after a 3-0 win over Paraguay, and since then they have played three matches: a 2-0 win over Ecuador and 1-1 and 0-0 draws with Colombia and Bolivia respectively, so there could be a temptation to back another low scoring game.
Returning to the setback of almost ten years ago, Ederson said, "I was not home at the time of the call, my mother was".
Brazil face Chile tonight and for the 24-year-old Manchester City goalkeeper from São Paulo State, it will be a landmark moment after he fought back from rejection to make it at the highest level of football. He confirmed that defender Marquinhos, who will replace the injured Thiago Silva, will be the captain for the clash against the desperate Chileans in Sao Paulo. Uruguay, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Argentina and Paraguay still depend on results tomorrow. Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi has called up Esteban Pavez, who plays for Brazil's Atletico Paranaense.
It has been a remarkable CONMEBOL qualifying tournament and heading into the final round of matches, only one of the four automatic World Cup spots has been claimed.
"But this national team is strong, not because of the individual players but because of the collective".
The Brazilians did not win in the last two games.