Paulo Bento believes South Korea are making progress under his leadership after the side extended their unbeaten run with a 4-0 win over Uzbekistan.
Martin Boyle has passed the anthem test with flying colours, and he's still soaring following a huge first week of action for Australia.
Lionel Scaloni has righted the ship since the shambles in Russia. But how long will it be his Argentina team? Big decisions now must be taken.
Mexico was a bit unlucky not to score against Argentina but overall the visitors constantly struggled to break down hosts Argentina.
An early goal from Mauro Icardi and a late strike from Paulo Dybala gave Argentina their second win in a row with a 2-0 victory over Mexico.
France striker Kylian Mbappe went off nursing a shoulder injury as they beat Uruguay 1-0 with an Olivier Giroud penalty.
Matteo Politano scored in second-half stoppage time to hand Italy a deserved 1-0 win against the United States in a friendly in Genk, Belgium.
Brazil beat Cameroon 1-0 in a friendly on Tuesday despite losing captain Neymar to injury after seven minutes, as Richarlison's goal made it six win
Nigeria and Uganda battled to a 0-0 draw as the Super Eagles' underwhelming recent record against the Cranes continues.
South Korea maintained their unbeaten start under former Portugal coach Paulo Bento on Tuesday as they thrashed Uzbekistan 4-0 in Brisbane.
Martin Boyle bagged a first-half double at ANZ Stadium and an assist after the break as Tim Cahill made a final international appearance.
Argentina's interim coach Lionel Scaloni says if he has one regret in his six games in charge it is that he didn't get to coach Lionel Messi.
"I sent Neymar a video of his clash with Edinson via WhatsApp and he just laughed in response, so that says it all."
Graham Arnold is focused on gathering intelligence in Australia's last hit-out before the Asian Cup, rather than Tim Cahill's Socceroos swansong.
Mexico's recent form may be poor, but Ricardo Ferretti will be hoping that his last match in charge will set El Tri on course for success in 2022.
Originally Lionel Scaloni was thought of as nothing more than a cheap stop-gap. The former West Ham man, however, has Argentina humming again.