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 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 Colombia hold Brazil, top Group D at Copa America Blog

Brazil qualified for the quarter-finals of the Copa America with an action-packed 1-1 draw against Colombia in California. Colombia, who finished first in Group D with seven points, will face Panama in the quarter-finals, while second-placed Brazil will face Group C winners Uruguay. In a hectic first fifteen minutes at Levi’s Stadium on Tuesday, Colombia … Read more

World News Colombia book Copa America knockout spot with big win Blog

Colombia secured a clear 3-0 win over Costa Rica in Group D and secured their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa America thanks to goals from Luis Diaz, Davinson Sanchez and Jhon Cordoba. Colombia started well and took the lead in the 31st minute through Liverpool winger Diaz, who confidently converted from the penalty … Read more