Chicago, Illinois. The Chilean national team has arrived in the Windy City after utterly humiliating Mexico seven-nil in the quarter finals. The players prepare for the semifinal against Colombia, and their fans have nothing but high expectations.
The vice president began his trip in Colombia ahead of visits to Argentina, Chile and Panama. Talks with foreign leaders are likely to be dominated by a political crackdown in Venezuela and drug trafficking into the US.
In Colombia, US Vice President Pence expressed confidence for a peaceful solution to the situation in Venezuela but he did not rule out a military option. He said the Venezuelan president was on the path to dictatorship.
Chile are aiming to win a third title in as many years and have claimed a host of famous wins. Their midfielder Arturo Vidal believes one more over Germany will make them the best in the world. How did they get here?
Joachim Löw says he's considering changes, but not a wholesale revamp for Germany's Confederations Cup game against bookmakers' favorites Chile. One of those changes is to be between the sticks.
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