Venezuela News

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Home-based Argentina for Venezuela

March, 10 2011

Argentina national team coach Sergi Batista has named a 22-man squad of home-based men to play Venezuela in a friendly match next Wednesday.

Venezuela arrive early to acclimatise in Bolivia

May, 26 2009

Venezuela began training in high altitude La Paz on Tuesday, 12 days before their World Cup qualifier with Bolivia, as they attempted to avoid falling into the same trap as Diego Maradona's Argentina.

Venezuela star Arango denies joining Spurs

December, 25 2008

Venezuela star Juan Arango insists he is not quitting Spanish side Mallorca to join Tottenham.

Dunga complains of hostile treatment in Venezuela

October, 13 2008

Brazil coach Dunga complained of a hostile reception in Venezuela, saying his players were kept awake at night and that some suffered stomach problems.

Venezuela's win over Brazil avenges snub

June, 7 2008

Venezuela coach Cesar Farias said Friday's shock 2-0 win over Brazil had avenged an incident last year when his nine-year-old son was snubbed by the five-times world champions after asking for an autograph.

Venezuela register first victory over Brazil

June, 7 2008

Unsung Venezuela produced two superb first-half goals to stun Brazil 2-0 in a friendly on Friday, their first win against the five-times world champions.

Venezuela name Farias as Paez replacement

December, 19 2007

Venezuela named 34-year-old Cesar Farias as the replacement for Richard Paez as the national team coach. He will lead the team until the end of the World Cup qualifiers in October 2009.

Venezuela coach Paez quits over jeers

November, 27 2007

Venezuela coach Richard Paez quit on Monday after six-and-a-half years in charge during which he transformed the team's fortunes, but had become subject to recent criticism by fans

Players brawl after Venezuela hold Panama

September, 13 2007

Players punched and kicked each other in an ugly brawl after Venezuela converted an injury-time penalty to draw 1-1 with Panama in a friendly international.

Venezuela coach eyes further improvement

July, 5 2007

Richard Paez said his Venezuela team were still far from their best despite reaching the Copa America quarter-finals for the first time.

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