Tag: Copa America

Copa America
Argentina Beat Brazil 1-0; Messi Bags His First Major Title

The last time Argentina had won a major international trophy -- the Copa America itself -- was way back in 1993 when Messi was just six and Di Maria was only five.

  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
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Copa America: Argentina Sets Up Tantalising Final Against Brazil

It will be the first time that South American football's biggest rivals have met in the final of the continental tournament since 2007, when Brazil won 3-0 in the Venezuelan city of Maracaibo.

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Copa America: 10-Man Brazil Sink Chile To Secure Semi-Final Spot

Peru advanced to the semifinal after beating Paraguay on penalties 4-3 after a 3-3 score in regular time, in the most thrilling Copa America match yet.

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
Despite criticism, Arena do Gremio ready to host CA quarters

Porto Alegre (Brazil): Arena do Gremio in Porto Alegre is ready to host the upcoming Copa America quarterfinals match between host Brazil and Paraguay, with management working to address the criticism of the facility leveled by Argentine superstar Lionel Messi. The field was in bad shape on Sunday, when Argentina defeated Qatar 2-0, with dry […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Brazil beat Peru 3-1 to win 9th Copa America title

Rio de Janeiro: Everton and Gabriel Jesus struck first-half goals before Richarlison converted a late penalty as hosts Brazil defeated Peru 3-1 in the Copa America final here on Sunday. Gremio forward Everton opened the scoring at the Maracana. Peru captain Paolo Guerrero netted from the penalty spot in the 44th minute, Xinhua reported. Jesus […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021