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Chelsea confirms signing Colombia’s Falcao after Manchester United exit
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jul 3, 2015 Leave a comment

Chelsea confirms signing Colombia’s Falcao after Manchester United exit

English soccer club Chelsea on Friday confirmed it will borrow Colombia striker Radamel Falcao from AS Monaco after a disappointing year at Manchester United.

Falcao signed with Chelsea: Colombian TV
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 30, 2015 Leave a comment

Falcao signed with Chelsea: Colombian TV

Colombia midfielder Radamel Falcao has signed with English soccer side Chelsea, according to Colombian television network Caracol.

Copa America: Colombia eliminated after losing to Argentina in penalty shootout
Posted by Reuters on Jun 26, 2015 1 comment

Copa America: Colombia eliminated after losing to Argentina in penalty shootout

Argentina advanced to the semi-finals of the Copa America 5-4 on penalties on Friday after their 90-minute onslaught ended in a 0-0 draw with Colombia.

Colombia’s Jackson Martinez ‘set to join Atletico Madrid': Agent
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 24, 2015 Leave a comment

Colombia’s Jackson Martinez ‘set to join Atletico Madrid': Agent

According to Jackson Martinez’ agent, the Colombia striker will be moving from Porto to Atletico Madrid when returning to Europe from the Copa America currently played in Chile.

Colombia through to next Copa America round thanks to Brazil win
Posted by Reuters on Jun 21, 2015 Leave a comment

Colombia through to next Copa America round thanks to Brazil win

Colombia were left sweating on their Copa America hopes after a lackluster 0-0 draw with Peru on Sunday. It took Brazil beating Venezuela to secure Los Cafeteros’ place in the  Full Article »

Child killed in Medellin as Colombia celebrates Copa America victory over Brazil
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 18, 2015 Leave a comment

Child killed in Medellin as Colombia celebrates Copa America victory over Brazil

A 12-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet that had been fired in Medellin during the celebration of Colombia’s goal against Brazil that delivered the country its first victory over  Full Article »

Colombia’s makes stunning Copa America come-back, beating Brazil 1-0
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 17, 2015 5 comments

Colombia’s makes stunning Copa America come-back, beating Brazil 1-0

Colombia stunned critics by defeating soccer giant Brazil 1 – 0 in the Copa America’s Group C on Wednesday, an extraordinary achievement unseen since 1991.

Colombia seeks to win 1st Copa America title since 2001
Posted by Matthew Dancis on Jun 11, 2015 Leave a comment

Colombia seeks to win 1st Copa America title since 2001

Colombia will commence the Copa America on Sunday against Venezuela with a team that’s arguably better than the one that delivered the country the South American cup in 2001.

Cali beat Medellin to win Colombia soccer league
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 7, 2015 Leave a comment

Cali beat Medellin to win Colombia soccer league

Deportivo Cali beat Independiente Medellin to win Colombia’s soccer league on Sunday after defeating their opponents with 2-1 in two legs.

Falcao delivers Colombia 1-0 in pre-Copa America friendly against Costa Rica
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jun 6, 2015 1 comment

Falcao delivers Colombia 1-0 in pre-Copa America friendly against Costa Rica

Radamel Falcao’s disappointing performance at English club Manchester United was forgotten on Saturday when he netted the only goal for his native Colombia in a friendly match against Costa Rica.