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Copa America Dynasty

July 26, 2016 by  
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Copa America Dynasty

while Euro 2016 traditionally appeared to be the primary symbol of world’s most prestigious football event with its most fascinating headlines, competitiveness and famously for its highest demand of global media coverage along with glorious history of football revolution this tournament has identified and established during the summer calendar year, it can be easily the […]

Messi fails again with Argentina, announces retirement

June 26, 2016 by  
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Messi fails again with Argentina, announces retirement

Copa America Final: Argentina 0-0 Chile (2-4 penalty kicks) Copa America Centenario is over and Argentina lost again to Chile in the Final. After the World Cup Final in 2014, Copa America 2015, Argentina and Messi lost Copa America 2016. The Final was terrible, boring and very aggressive. After only 45 minutes of play, the […]

Brazil is no longer what it used to be

June 12, 2016 by  
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Brazil is no longer what it used to be

Copa America: Brazil 0-1 Peru Brazil has been eliminated form the Copa America after a loss to Peru 1-0. The Peruvian goal was scored with a flagrant hand ball but should have been reverted. Copa America organizers have displayed in many occasions blatant mistakes, unacceptable at this level – wrong anthems, flags and spelling . Now […]

US win group with Colombia defeat

June 11, 2016 by  
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US win group with Colombia defeat

Copa America 2016: USA 1-0 Paraguay US did not need a win necessarily to qualify but would control their destiny with a win and a guaranteed seat to the quarterfinal. The game was not pretty and the defense was strong on each side. The US were able to to unlock Paraguay’s defense with a goal […]

Copa America, why USA have no other choices?

June 7, 2016 by  
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Copa America, why USA have no other choices?

Copa America day 2: USA-Costa Rica This is already a must-win for the US National Men’s Team. Any other results will likely jeopardize US chances to advance to the knock-out round in the tournament they are hosting. Stakes are high for Klinsmann and his squad and after a poor entry to the tournament punctuated by a […]

Lackluster performance from Brazil

June 5, 2016 by  
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Lackluster performance from Brazil

Copa America 2016: Brazil 0-0 Ecuador What a poor performance this was and in general a disappointing start for this Copa America 2016 in the US. We only had one goal in three games and a total of 3 goals since the beginning of the tournament. The level of play displayed so far has been […]

USA largely dominated in Copa America 2016 opener

June 4, 2016 by  
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USA largely dominated in Copa America 2016 opener

Copa America Centenario: USA 0-2 Colombia US Men’s National Team have big expectations for the tournament the Americans are hosting. However they are onto a rough start after losing the opening match of the tournament to a strong world-class Colombian side. It only took the South Americans eight minute to be on the scoreboard when […]

Coaches speak after Chile won first ever Copa America over Argentina

July 6, 2015 by  
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Coaches speak after Chile won first ever Copa America over Argentina

Copa America 2015 Final: Chile 0-0 Argentina (4-1 on penalties) After 120 minutes of action, no team was able to score. The decision was to ne made on penalties. While Messi scored the first one, the next two Argentineans missed their penalty.  Arsenal’s forward Alexis Sanchez converted the last penalty with a controlled Panenka and […]

Copa America Soccer – 99 Years of Soccer History

May 18, 2015 by  
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Copa America Soccer – 99 Years of Soccer History

One of the most anticipated events in international soccer is right around the corner. Formerly known as the South American Football Championship, the 2015 Copa America will take place in Chile from June 14th to July 4th after 4 years since the Argentinians hosted the 2011 Cup. The current name has been used since 1975. […]

Chile to host 2015 Copa America

March 25, 2012 by  
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Chile to host 2015 Copa America

An agreement to switch dates with Brazil will see Chile host the 2015 Copa America. As Brazil prepares for both the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games, Chile proposed an agreement to swap dates with Brazil, so that they would be hosts of the tournament in 2019. Each country hosts the tournament every four […]