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Chile keep faith in journeymen in push to be crowned football's best

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- It's easy to assume that Chile are all about Alexis Sanchez and Arturo Vidal, but the reality is that the two-time South American champions and Confederations Cup finalists are really defined by Eduardo Vargas and Jean Beausejour.

Every elite team needs its superstars, and Chile are blessed with the tenacity and potency of Sanchez and Vidal's endless energy in midfield. But while Germany, their Confederations Cup final opponents in Saint Petersburg on Sunday, typify...

 By Tim Vickery

Colo Colo's Santiago derby win forces Chilean league down to the wire

Jean Beausejour, right, played in England for four years and is now starring for Colo Colo.

There was a glut of South American goals in the Premier League this weekend -- including strikes from the Chilean pair, Alexis Sanchez and Eduardo Vargas. Meanwhile, one of their compatriots, a Premier League old boy, scored a vital goal back in their homeland.

Jean Beausejour spent four years in England, between 2010 and 14, split between Birmingham City and Wigan Athletic. With all due respect to these clubs, they are hardly giants of their domestic championship -- in stark contrast to his current...