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Colombian team forced to don replica shirts

ESPN staff | October, 22 2013

Colombian side Independiente Santa Fe had to play a match wearing counterfeit replica versions of their shirts when they forgot to bring their away strip to Boyaca Chirco. Officials rushed out to buy the shirts from street traders around the sta...

Bedoya receives 15-match suspension

ESPN staff | September, 27 2012

Independiente Santa Fe defender Gerardo Bedoya picked up the 41st red card of his career when his side faced Millonarios in Colombia's Bogota derby, resulting in a 15 match suspension for violent conduct and a fine.

Gomez quits Colombia post after bar incident

August, 9 2011

Hernan Dario Gomez has tendered his resignation as coach of Colombia, the Colombian football federation have confirmed.

Independiente Medellin win fifth title

December, 21 2009

Independiente Medellin lifted their fifth Colombian league title with a 2-2 draw at home to Atletico Huila in the second leg of the Clausura championship final.

Drinks firm wins sponsorship of Colombian soccer

Reuters | November, 6 2009

Colombia's biggest soft drinks producer Postobon won the right to sponsor the country's soccer on Thursday after beating off rivals in a "cola war", a leading sports director said.

Nacional edge in front, Universitario win derby

Reuters | July, 13 2009

Nacional beat Defensor Sporting 2-1 in the first leg of Uruguay's title decider while in Peru, Universitario beat Alianza by the same score in the Lima derby at the weekend.

Once Caldas win Colombian championship

June, 29 2009

Once Caldas won the Colombian Apertura championship when they upset Atletico Junior 3-1 away in the second leg of the final in Barranquilla on Sunday.

Colombian coach is banned, ref suspended

May, 28 2009

Former Colombia coach Jorge Luis Pinto has been given a 10-match stadium ban after he was sent off on Sunday, while a referee has been suspended for five matches over a penalty award.

Colombia rules out foreign refs after controversy

May, 26 2009

Colombia has ruled out bringing in referees from abroad following a controversial start to the playoff stage of the Apertura championship.

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