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Messi Shoots Wide in Argentina’s Penalty Shoot-out Loss to Chile in Copa America Final

 June 27, 2016   R K Gupta

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People in Santiago and other Chilean cities went wild as Chile scored their second Copa America victory in a row. The Chilean government has announced a public holiday for the entire nation and the town streets will be full of crazy Chilenos dancing with the choicest Latin music. In a repeat of last year’s final, […]

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Argentina Loses the final of Copa America – Again!!!!!

 June 27, 2016   Vishal Pandey

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Argentina lost to Chile in the Penalty Shootout after a goalless 120 minutes in the Final of Copa America Centenario. Chile won 4-2 after Leo Messi and Bigila missed their spot-kick for Argentina while Vidal had his penalty saved.The match was marred with controversy regarding some decision made by referee Heber Roberto Lopes, which included […]

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Chile Make History by Stunning Argentina in 2015 Copa America Final

Chile Make History by Stunning Argentina in 2015 Copa America Final at Santiago

 July 5, 2015   R K Gupta

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The first football tournament between the nations of South America took place in Argentina during July 2-17, 1916 with four participant; Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Brazil. Uruguay were the winners after drawing the final with hosts Argentina 0-0. This competition later became known as Copa America or the American Cup. Since then, the format has […]

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Hosts Chile Beat Peru to Storm Into Copa America Final After 28 Years

 June 30, 2015   R K Gupta

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Along with Venezuela and Ecuador, Chile is the only team, which has never won the South American championship. Going into the semifinal clash with Peru at Santiago on Monday, Chile were the favorites on form, team strength and home advantage. They had a great run in the group stage and the knock-out phase. Of all […]

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End of the Road for Defending Champions Spain in World Cup 2014

 June 19, 2014   R K Gupta

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Adios Spana – read one placard held by a Chilean fan in the crowd just as the match between the defending champions and Chile was coming to an end. But it was a sad goodbye to an otherwise brilliant football side. As Spain’s journey in the 2014 FIFA World Cup came to an unpredictable halt, […]

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