The Chile national football team represents Chile in all major international football competitions and is controlled by the Federación de Fútbol de Chile which was established in 1895. The team is commonly referred to as La Roja (“The Red One”). They have appeared in nine World Cup tournaments and were hosts of the 1962 FIFA World Cup where they finished in third place, the highest position the country has ever achieved in the World Cup. Since the mid to late 1960s, the Elo ratings ranks Chile among the 25 strongest football teams in the world.
Chile are the reigning Copa América champions, having won the tournament for the first time on home soil in 2015. Prior to this, Chile had been runners-up in the competition on four occasions. As a result of winning the 2015 Copa América, they qualified for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup.
Chile Performance in the Copa America Events
Chile Men’s Football team is playing in the CONMEBOL Copa America before this tournament on 37 occasion First time they play in coap america in 1916. Chile football Team best performance in Copa America in 2015 on win the title.