Five stars of Copa América 2015 you (probably) won’t have heard of

Christian Cueva

Copa América 2015 draws to a close this weekend with hosts Chile and pre-tournament favourites Argentina desperate to end their barren runs in the competition when the neighbouring nations meet in the final in Santiago on Saturday night. We’ve seen some … Continue reading

Argentina thrash Paraguay to reach Copa América 2015 Final

Angel Di Maria

Argentina crushed the 2011 runners up Paraguay 6-1 to progress to the final of the 2015 Copa América where they will meet tournament hosts Chile. Marcos Rojo and Javier Pastore put the 14-time winners in control but substitute Lucas Barrios … Continue reading

Brazil out in the quarters as Paraguay progress on penalties

Paraguay celebrate

Brazil are eliminated from the Copa América at the quarter-final stage after losing 3-2 on penalties to Paraguay following a 1-1 draw. Derlis González scored an equalising penalty in normal time and scored the winning goal in the shootout to … Continue reading

Argentina through to semi-finals as Tevez wins shoot-out

Argentina win the shoot-out

Argentina are through to the last four of the Copa América winning 5-4 on penalties after a 0-0 draw with Colombia in normal time. After a goalless draw over 90 breathless minutes, the game headed straight for spot-kicks. Both sides netted … Continue reading

Chile in Copa América semi-finals as holders Uruguay crash out

Chile celebrate scoring

Chile have qualified for the semi-finals of the Copa América after a tempestuous 1-0 win over defending champions Uruguay. Mauricio Isla scored the only goal of the game in the 81st minute to send Jorge Sampaoli’s men through with the … Continue reading

Copa América 2015 Quarter-final Preview: Messi’s Argentina face Falcao’s Colombia

The group stage of Copa América 2015 was completed on Sunday night, with Brazil’s 2-1 victory confirming their place in the last eight of the competition. Mexico, Ecuador, Jamaica and Venezuela have all been eliminated, so here’s how we’re shaping up in … Continue reading

Argentina must copy Chile to win Copa América 2015

Argentina are into the quarterfinals of the 2015 Copa América as group winners after they beat Jamaica 1-0. Gonzalo Higuaín’s disguised shot just 10 minutes into the match was eventually enough for Tata Martino’s men to take maximum points in … Continue reading