​The 2019 Copa America is currently underway, with a number of top South American teams, including the likes of Brazil and Argentina taking part in the competition. This means that a number of world class players are currently present in Brazil, with Argentina talisman, Lionel Messi undoubtedly the star attraction.


European giants, Barcelona for their part have had a number of superstars from South America play for them in the past and at present. The Catalan giants have seen the "best players in the world" put on the jersey, with the likes of Diego Maradona, Ronaldinho and now Messi displaying their wares at the Nou Camp.


With the tournament currently on, the La Liga champions posted a picture of best South American XI, with the words: "This is the best XI of South American players according to our fans."



The Catalan's have Claudio Bravo in goal, with a four-man defence comprising of Dani Alves, Gaby Milito, Javier Mascherano and Maxwell in front of him with the legendary Diego Maradona on the right of midfield, along with Arturo Vidal and Arthur in midfield.


Their frontline of Messi, Ronaldinho and Ronaldo are the stuff made of dreams which would be enough to scare an defence in the world.


Barcelona's best South American XI:


1) Claudio Bravo (Chile)

2) Dani Alves (Brazil) 

3) Gaby Milito (Argentina)

4) Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

5) Maxwell (Brazil)

6) Arturo Vidal (Chile)

7) Arthur (Brazil)

8) Diego Maradona (Argentina)

9 Ronaldinho (Brazil)

10) Lionel Messi (Argentina)

11) Ronaldo (Brazil)