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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...

Messi wary of Bolivia trip after 6-1 humbling

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 22 2013

Lionel Messi says he is not particularly looking forward to Tuesday's World Cup qualifying game at Bolivia, given the painful memories he retains of his last visit with Argentina.

WCQ S.America: Another Messi masterclass

ESPN staff | June, 3 2012

Argentina climbed top of the South American World Cup qualifying group as Lionel Messi inspired them to a comfortable 4-0 win over Ecuador.

Klinsmann names 20-man USA squad

ESPNsoccernet staff | December, 22 2011

USA manager Jurgen Klinsmann has named 20 players in a training camp set from January 3-26 in the United States and Panaman.

Messi named Argentina captain for friendly

September, 1 2011

Lionel Messi will wear the captain's armband for Argentina for the first time when they face Venezuela in a friendly at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata tomorrow.

Venezuela coach slams 'provocative' Paraguay

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 21 2011

Venezuela coach Cesar Farias has hit out at Paraguay after the two sides were embroiled in a mass brawl after their Copa America semi-final penalty shoot-out, which Paraguay won.

Copa: Paraguay defeat Venezuela on penalties

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 21 2011

Paraguay have qualified for their first Copa America final since 1999 after defeating Venezuela in a penalty shootout following their scoreless draw in Mendoza.

Copa: Brazil penalised, Chile eliminated

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 17 2011

Eight-time Copa America winners Brazil were left stunned and eliminated as they failed to convert a single penalty in their shootout against Paraguay, losing it 2-0.

Copa: Brazil breeze through, Venezuela fight

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 14 2011

Paraguay fought back from conceding an early goal, but managed to let in two goals in the final minutes to draw 3-3 with Venezuela in their Group B Copa America clash.

Copa America: Brazil draw blank

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 3 2011

Brazil failed to fire against Venezuela in their Copa America opener on Sunday, drawing 0-0 at the Estadio Unico in La Plata, outside Buenos Aires.

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