Copa Sudamericana - Chile/Peru: U. Catolica, Osorno, Alianza Lima, Cienciano
One of the most popular teams in Chile in trying to rebuild after losing in the last 6 months 4 top players in Milovan Mirosevic, Patrico Ormazabal, Jorge Acuña and Johny Walker. Now they have young who played with a lot of heart to make it to the Sudamericana.
Top players and newcomers: Jorge Campos, Arturo Norambuena, Oscar Meneses, Sebastian Rozental
The 1st ever 2nd division Chilean team to play international football. Their qualification shocked everyone in Chile, but they are not expected to do much.
Finished 2nd in the Apertura tournament in Peru. They have been able to retain the majority of their top players. They want to adavance past the quarters where they were eliminated last year.
Top players and newcomers: Jefferson Farfan, Aldo Olcese, Hugo Quinteros, Jose Soto, Marco Ciurlizza, Juan Jayo
Cienciano de Cuzco
One of the best provincial teams in Peru over the last 3 years. The team is doing a strong prep. for this tournament. One of the toughest team play because of the high altitude in Cuzco.
Top players and newcomers: Marcelo Vega, German Carty, Ernesto Zapata, Cesar Ccahuantico, Oscar Ibañez