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Gulati denies 2016 U.S. Copa America rumors

Doug McIntyre | April, 11 2014

No agreement has been reached that would put the 2016 Copa America in the United States, according to the U.S. Soccer federation. U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati denied published reports via Twitter on Friday. #CopaAmerica 2016 in U.S.? Interes...

Brazil convention cancelled amid security fears

ESPN staff | November, 6 2013

Questions have been raised over security at the 2014 World Cup after a major football convention due to be held in Brazil was cancelled as a result of "ongoing civil unrest". The global Soccerex convention was set to visit the Maraca...

Conte: Tevez 'deserves to be' in Argentina squad

ESPN staff | November, 1 2013

Juventus coach Antonio Conte backed his striker Carlos Tevez for a return to the Argentina team after learning that he has not been included in the squad for their upcoming friendlies. "Tevez is the class of player who deserves to go to t...

Scolari tricked into Diego Costa admission

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | October, 24 2013

A prank on Spanish radio has tricked Brazil boss Luiz Felipe Scolari into admitting that he wants Diego Costa in his squad at next summer’s World Cup. #INSERT type:image caption:Diego Costa's form makes him a man in demand. END# &bu...

Argentina to play Ecuador in N.J. Nov. 15 friendly Video

Associated Press | October, 18 2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Argentina's soccer team will play its third exhibition game in 2½ years at MetLife Stadium. The Argentines will meet Ecuador on Nov. 15, four days before playing Bosnia-Herzegovina at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. All t...

Brazil legend Romario calls for World Cup protests

ESPN staff | October, 17 2013

Former Brazil international Romario has called for protests over the Brazil government's alleged neglect of vital infrastructure to continue during next year's World Cup. There is continued backlash in Brazil as citizens argue that too much mo...

WCQ CONMEBOL: Uruguay finish fifth, face play-off

ESPN staff | October, 16 2013

Uruguay will again face a two-legged play-off for a chance to appear at a World Cup despite defeating Argentina 3-2 in the final round of South American qualifying. Uruguay have been left in the fifth spot of the CONMEBOL region the last four ...

Argentina's Icardi: Italy was never an option

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | October, 9 2013

Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi said representing Italy had never been an option as he seeks to pick up his first cap for Argentina. Rosario-born Icardi has been included in Alejandro Sabella’s squad to face Peru in Buenos Aires and Uru...

Argentina rest Aguero, Di Maria against Uruguay

ESPN staff | October, 14 2013

Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero and Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria will not play for Argentina against Uruguay in Montevideo on Tuesday, according to reports. With Argentina having already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, coa...

CONMEBOL: Falcao sends Colombia through

PA Sport | October, 11 2013

Two Radamel Falcao penalties saw Colombia come from three goals down to clinch their place at the World Cup with a 3-3 draw against 10-man Chile. Nestor Pekerman's side reached the 27-point mark and secured their place in Brazil next year alon...

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