Copa Sudamericana - Paraguay/Uruguay: Guarani, Libertad, Danubio, Nacional
The 3rd biggest club in Paraguay has had one of it's best years so far this year. They got to the final of the Apertura and are leaders of the Clausura. Strong candidate to advance out of this group.
The best Paraguayan team in the last couple of years. Led by a strong base of core players. This team is back to back champions and are co-leaders of the current tournament. Even the loss of top central defender Da Silva has not slowed them down.
Top players and newcomers: Juan Samudio, Luis Bonnet, Freddy Bareiro, Justo Villar
One of the few teams that has challenge in the last few years the dominance of Nacional and Peńarol in the Uruguayan league. It has some interesting players that could put up a good fight.
Top players and newcomers: Diego Perrone, Jorge Curbelo, Yhoner Toro, Carlos Barrionuevo, Luis Barbat
The best team in Uruguay over the last 5 years. The team wasdecimated diring the summer transfer market, with the departure of Abreu, Alvez and Juarez. Plus captain Lembo is rumored to signing with Betis. Forward Peralta is also on the way to Europe. Vanzini is in Portugal, Guglielmone is in Mexico, Munua is Spain trying to sign with Depor La Coruńa. This team is in the middle of a masive rebuilding process.
Top players and newcomers: Jorge Dely Valdez, Julio Dely Valdez, Sergio Vazquez, O.J. Morales, Fabian O'Neill