World News 10-man Colombia edge Uruguay to make Copa America final Blog

Colombia defeated Uruguay 1-0 in the semi-finals of the Copa America despite playing with only ten men for 45 minutes. Their win in Charlotte on Wednesday (Thursday AEST) set up a title playoff against defending champions Argentina thanks to a first-half header from Jefferson Lerma. Uruguayan Darwin Nunez missed several chances in the first half … Read more

World News US men’s soccer coach fired after Copa America failure Blog

Gregg Berhalter was fired as coach of the United States men’s soccer team after his team’s first-round elimination from the Copa America tournament raised doubts about whether he was the right person to take over at the 2026 World Cup. Berhalter’s second stint as coach ended with great expectations 10 months after he returned to … Read more

World News Paraguay fire coach Garnero after winless Copa America Blog

Paraguay sacked coach Daniel Garnero on Monday after their winless Copa America season. Paraguay lost all of its group matches in the current tournament in the USA against Colombia 2-1, Brazil 4-1 and Costa Rica 2-1. Garnero, a 54-year-old Argentine, has been in charge for less than a year and has played just 10 games. … Read more

World News Colombia cruise to Copa America semi-finals Blog

James Rodriguez scored a goal and provided two assists as Colombia defeated Panama 5-0 to advance to the semi-finals of the Copa America. The Colombians have made it to the semifinals for the third time in four editions and will face either Uruguay or Brazil on Saturday, who will face each other in the quarterfinals … Read more

World News Canada reach Copa America semi-finals for first time Blog

Canada has reached the semi-finals of the Copa America for the first time after a 4-3 penalty shootout win against Venezuela. The teams tied 1-1 on Friday and couldn’t be separated after the first five penalties until Wilker Angel’s sudden-death penalty was saved by Maxime Crepeau. Ismael Kone then converted the decisive penalty and put … Read more