Peru finished in third place for a second successive Copa América tournament after recording a 2-0 victory over Paraguay in Concepción. André Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero scored in the second half as Los Incas, beaten 2-1 by hosts Chile in the semi-finals, ended an impressive campaign on a winning note. The deadlock was broken shortly after half time, Sporting Lisbon’s Carrillo volleying home […] Continue reading
Eduardo Vargas scored the two goals as Chile saw off the 10 men of Peru 2-1 to book their place in the 2015 Copa América final. The tournament hosts, who have never lifted the trophy, made sure they would be back in Santiago on Saturday with a hard-fought victory over their neighbours, who had to play 70 minutes without […] Continue reading
Derlis González fired Paraguay into a Copa América semi-final showdown against Argentina, converting the crucial spot-kick to defeat Brazil 4-3 on penalties following a 1-1 draw in Concepción. Dunga’s men suffered a repeat of their 2011 Copa nightmare, when they crashed out to the same opponents in the last eight of the competition, with Everton Ribeiro […] Continue reading
Colombia will take on Argentina in a mouth-watering Copa América quarter-final after squeezing through to the knockout stages, with the last eight fixtures confirmed on Sunday night. Los Cafeteros were held to a 0-0 draw by Peru in their final game in Group C, leaving them sweating on the result of the clash between Brazil and […] Continue reading
Los Cafeteros came out on top in their Group C clash in Santiago in a re-run of the 2014 World Cup quarter-final Jeison Murillo was the unlikely hero as Colombia recorded only the third victory in their history over Brazil to bring Dunga’s 11-match winning run to a shuddering halt, with Neymar shown a red […] Continue reading
La selección cubana de fútbol disputará sendos partidos amistosos contra sus similares de Panamá y Guatemala en agosto, como preparación para la Copa del Caribe, informó este jueves el comisionado nacional, René Pérez.
“El partido frente a los panameños será el día 20 de agosto en la capital istmeña y cuatro días después enfrentarán a los guatemaltecos también en tierras de estos”, dijo Pérez, citado por el diario digital Jit, del Instituto Nacional de Deportes, Educación Física y Recreación de Cuba (Inder).
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