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Seven dead in clashes during football matches between Guatemala and Colombia

At least six people have been killed and four injured in armed clashes between suspected gang members at an indoor soccer match in Guatemala, police said on Sunday, while another died after fighting during of a game in Colombia. In the latest mass violence at Latin American sporting events, five people died at the scene […]

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Several dead in clashes during football matches between Guatemala and Colombia

Gun clashes between suspected gang members at an indoor soccer match in Guatemala have left at least six people dead, police say. Fighting in a match in Colombia kills one person. Fights broke out between fans of the Union Magdalena and Junior de Barranquilla teams in the 73rd minute of a clash on the pitch […]

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Freddy Rincon, former Colombian soccer captain, dies after a car accident

Bogotá, April 14 (IANS) Former Colombian captain Freddy Rincon, who played in three FIFA World Cups, died from serious head injuries in a car accident. The 55-year-old was driving a car that collided with a bus early Monday in Cali, Colombia. “We join many in the footballing world in remembering Freddy Rincon,” FIFA said in […]

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Who was Freddy Rincon? Death of a former Colombian football captain – career and cause of death detailed after accident

Former Colombian captain Freddy Rincon has died following a car accident. The 55-year-old former captain of his country was driving a car that crashed into a bus early Monday in Cali, Colombia. Register to our World of Sport newsletter The announcement of his death came from Laureano Quintero, the medical director of the Imbanaco Clinic […]

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Argentina vs Colombia – Football Match Report – 1 February 2022

Argentina extended their unbeaten streak to 29 games on Tuesday by beating toothless Colombia 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier. Lautaro Martinez got the only goal of a messy game after 29 minutes when he took advantage of a soft defense to drive home from inside the penalty area. – Vickery: Equator’s thumb to Qatar’s […]

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Argentina vs Colombia – Football Match Report – 1 February 2022

Argentina extended their unbeaten streak to 29 games on Tuesday by beating toothless Colombia 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier. Lautaro Martinez got the only goal of a messy game after 29 minutes when he took advantage of a soft defense to drive home from inside the penalty area. – Vickery: Equator’s thumb to Qatar’s […]

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How the Colombian soccer jersey became a symbol of protest – the undefeated

In Colombia, the city of Cali has been the site of the Andean nation’s largest and most violent public protests in recent months. If you search social media under the hashtags #ParoNacional or #SOScolombia, you will find photos and videos taken during the three months of the national uprising. The protests first took place against […]

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Argentina vs. Colombia – Football Match Report – July 6, 2021

It will be Lionel Messi’s Argentina against Neymar’s Brazil in the Copa America final on Saturday. Argentina won their semi-final against Colombia 3-2 on penalties after three saves by goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez. Regulation time ended 1-1 at the Mane Garrincha stadium in Brasilia on Tuesday. Argentina haven’t won a major title since 1993 when they […]

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Uruguay vs Colombia – Football Match Report – 3 July 2021

David Ospina was the hero of Colombia’s victory over Uruguay 4-2 in a penalty shootout on Saturday. EVARISTO SA/AFP David Ospina celebrated on Saturday becoming Colombia’s most capped player by saving two penalties in a shootout to give his country victory over Uruguay and a place in the Copa America semi-finals. Ospina made a record […]

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USA vs Colombia – Football Match Report – January 22, 2021

Longtime star Megan Rapinoe scored two goals and newcomer Catarina Macario scored one goal as the United States Women’s National Team beat Colombia 6-0 on Friday in Orlando. – McNamee: Trinity Rodman gears up for soccer stardom– Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN + (US only) The victory came as planned for the reigning two-time […]

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USA vs Colombia – Football Match Report – January 19, 2021

Sam Mewis scored three goals and his sister Kristie Mewis added another to give the United States a 4-0 friendly victory over Colombia on Monday. The United States extended their unbeaten streak to 33 games and their home unbeaten streak to 49. It was the Americans’ first home game since the SheBelieves Cup last March. […]

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Colombian Football Federation publishes respectful tweet after England defeat

The Colombian football federation posted an elegant tweet following their loss to England. The tweet, strangely, comes days after the Three Lions beat Colombia on penalties, but around the same time images appear online of Gareth Southgate comforting players on their side who missed their shots on goal. goal. The shock of Tuesday’s round of […]

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Police seize 70 kilograms of liquid cocaine “impregnated” in Colombian football shirts seized at Bogota airport

The shirts, bound for Europe, were coated in cocaine, which is believed to have an estimated market value of £ 2.8million in the UK. Police seized Colombian shirts soaked in liquid cocaine ( Image: xxxxxxxxxxx) Police at El Dorado Airport in Bogata seized 70 kilograms of cocaine that had been impregnated in Colombian football shirts. […]

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Jeakson Singh scores hosts’ first goal but loses to Colombia-Sports News, Firstpost

Watch live scores and updates from the Group A match between India and Colombia. Click here for live score and updates from the Group B game between Paraguay and New Zealand. Overview: After leading a courageous fight against the United States in their Group A opener of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, the […]