There were warm-up wins for the likes of world champions Germany, as well as Switzerland and Croatia, while Poland were held to a draw.
Nathan Ake scored two minutes from time for the Netherlands to grab a 1-1 draw with hosts Italy in a friendly in Turin on Monday.
Jose Mourinho has opened up on why Manchester United fought to sign Alexis Sanchez ahead of Sunday's Old Trafford showdown with Arsenal.
A thrilling Brazil side retained their World Cup trophy in Chile with Garrincha proving the star of the show.
Romelu Lukaku scored twice as Belgium romped to a 4-0 victory over Saudi Arabia on Tuesday night.
Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez played a full match as Chile edged to a 2-1 friendly victory over Sweden.
Alexis Sanchez carries the expectation of a nation in the same way David Beckham did for England, says Arsene Wenger.
Arturo Vidal has backtracked on his decision to retire, saying he is a "warrior" who would "never abandon" Chile.
Claudio Bravo's wife Carla Pardo has criticised some of her husband's Chile team-mates after they failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Arturo Vidal has retired from international duty at the age of 30 after Chile failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Alexis Sanchez will not be at the 2018 World Cup after Chile missed out on qualification after a 3-0 defeat to Brazil.
Alexis Sanchez and Gareth Bale will miss out on the 2018 World Cup, but who else will not be in Russia? We look at the absent XI...
Argentina could fail to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since Mexico 1970 after Peru held them to a 0-0 draw.
Argentina are in danger of missing their first World Cup since 1970 after they were held to a goalless draw against Peru.
Could Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo not be in Russia? We look at the players who could potentially miss the 2018 World Cup.
Argentina and Chile face World Cup Qualifiers over the next week that will determine if Lionel Messi and Alexis Sanchez are at the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Alexis Sanchez has issued a long message saying he is 'tired' of the criticism he receives when on international duty.
Chile's World Cup qualification hopes were left on a knife edge after crashing to a 1-0 defeat against Bolivia.
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is in fine spirits despite the uncertainty over his future, Chile manager Juan Antonio Pizzi has revealed.
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