FIFA has approved the calender for the Confederacion Sudamericana de
Futbol elimination round towards the World Cup France 1998. Unlike the
past years, this elimination will pit every country against each other.
The top four (4) teams will qualify towards the WC98 including Brasil.
The tournament will consist a total of 72 matches, 16 per team, to be
played between April 24, 1996, and November 16, 1997.
Apr 24 1996: Arg-Bol, Ven-Uru, Col-Par, Ecu-Per
Jun 2: Ecu-Arg, Uru-Par, Ven-Chi, Per-Col
Jul 7: Per-Arg, Chi-Ecu, Col-Uru, Bol-Ven
Sep 1: Arg-Par, Col-Chi, Ecu-Ven, Bol-Per
Oct 9: Ven-Arg, Uru-Bol, Ecu-Col, Par-Chi
Nov 10: Chi-Uru, Bol-Col, Par-Ecu, Per-Ven
Dec 15: Arg-Chi, Uru-Per, Ven-Col, Bol-Par
Jan 12 1997: Uru-Arg, Per-Chi, Ven-Par, Bol-Ecu
Feb 12: Col-Arg, Ecu-Uru, Par-Per, Bol-Chi
Apr 2: Bol-Arg, Uru-Ven, Par-Col, Per-Ecu
Apr 30: Arg-Ecu, Par-Uru, Chi-Ven, Col-Per
Jun 8: Arg-Per, Ecu-Chi, Uru-Col, Ven-Bol
Jul 6: Par-Arg, Chi-Col, Per-Bol, Ven-Ecu
Jul 20: Arg-Ven, Bol-Uru, Col-Ecu, Chi-Par
Aug 20: Uru-Chi, Col-Bol, Ecu-Par, Ven-Per
Sep 10: Chi-Arg, Per-Uru, Col-Ven, Par-Bol
Oct 12: Arg-Uru, Chi-Per, Par-Ven, Ecu-Bol
Nov 16: Arg-Col, Uru-Ecu, Per-Par, Chi-Bol