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# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

'It's football and we play to win' - Peru player denies making World Cup pact with Colombia

With the scores at 1-1, Colombia were set to qualify automatically while Peru were heading for a play-off against New Zealand.

# colombia-soccer - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Out-of-favour James Rodriguez joins Bayern Munich in 2-year loan deal

Man United were previously linked with the player, who had fallen down the pecking order at Real Madrid.

# colombia-soccer - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

James Rodriguez causes middle finger storm

Controversy has engulfed the Real Madrid star in his native Colombia.

# colombia-soccer - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Brazil and Colombia unite in special friendly for victims of Chapecoense tragedy

More than €350,000 was raised to aid the tragedy-hit Brazilian club.

# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Neymar the hero as Brazil emerge from the jungle with victory Take A Bow This post contains videos

Neymar the hero as Brazil emerge from the jungle with victory

Meanwhile, Argentina squandered the opportunity to maintain their lead after a 2-2 draw away to Venezuela.

# colombia-soccer - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

It's 23 years since Colombia's 'golden generation' hammered Argentina Looking Back This post contains videos

It's 23 years since Colombia's 'golden generation' hammered Argentina

Pele predicted they could win the World Cup on the back of their impressive qualification performance.

# colombia-soccer - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Colombia shatter American dream in Copa opener

AC Milan’s Zapata and Real Madrid star Rodriguez struck in the first half.

# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Neymar: I'm fed up and p****d off

The Brazilian is frustrated with his transfer from Santos to Barcelona still being under legal scrutiny.

# colombia-soccer - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Power ranking the Copa America's 7 best performers so far

Teams have set out with a defensive mindset in this year’s tournament, meaning no strikers feature.

# colombia-soccer - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Rejoice... even the world's best player can miss from four yards out

There was some great goalkeeping on display in the Copa America last night.

# colombia-soccer - Monday 22 June, 2015

Reported Man United target Firmino scored to help Brazil into the Copa América quarter final

Colombia’s draw with Venezuela also ensures that they’re through to the last eight.

# colombia-soccer - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Neymar sent off amid ugly scenes as Brazil lose to Colombia at Copa America

Jeison Murillo proved the match-winner last night.

# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

7 unheralded players set to light up the Copa América

Thursday night sees the beginning of one of football’s least appreciated tournaments.

# colombia-soccer - Thursday 30 April, 2015

A former Real Madrid player is facing charges relating to drug crimes

The intergovernmental police organisation has added one of the club’s ex-players to the wanted-list on their website.

# colombia-soccer - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

How well do you remember the 2014 World Cup?

Are you a genuine expert or is your knowledge about as reliable as USA Soccer Guy’s.

# colombia-soccer - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Falcao relishing Di Maria partnership at Man Utd

The Argentina winger was in top form on Wednesday with a stunning performance against Germany, and the striker has added to the plaudits following his loan move to Old Trafford

# colombia-soccer - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Football in Colombia: what happened next when the drug money dried up?

Colombia charmed us at the World Cup but Liga Postobon is “a graveyard of unfulfilled promise,” writes Mikey Stafford from Medellin.

# colombia-soccer - Friday 15 August, 2014

A Colombian lawyer is suing FIFA for €1billion over refereeing decisions

Aurelio Jimenez claims decisions made by Carlos Velasco Carballo at the World Cup partially casued his cardiac problems.

# colombia-soccer - Monday 21 July, 2014

FIFA say yes but was this the best goal of the World Cup? Poll This post contains a poll

FIFA say yes but was this the best goal of the World Cup?

James Rodriguez’ effort against Uruguay got the nod but we want to know if you agree.

# colombia-soccer - Sunday 20 July, 2014

James Rodriguez will join Real Madrid for €80 million, according to Spanish media

It is believed the Colombian star is already on his way to Spain to finalise the deal.

# colombia-soccer - Saturday 5 July, 2014

World Cup hangout: Belgium crash out, Neymar hysteria, Rihanna's provocative tweets and more

Don’t worry though, Messi was on hand to restore our faith in attractive football against Belgium today.

'Anyone who tells you the party died with Neymar's injury was in the wrong part of town'

Brazil has been shaken by the loss of its biggest star – but Mikey Stafford found that there was no stopping the party in Rio.

'Neymar has been hunted': What they're saying about the injury that has rocked Brazil

Brazil’s golden boy ruled out of the rest of the World Cup with a fractured vertebra.

'The referee didn't help': Tearful James fires one last volley before leaving

One of the World Cup’s leading lights is on his way home.

# colombia-soccer - Friday 4 July, 2014

Match report: Brazil seal World Cup semi-final spot, Neymar carried off

It’s the end of the road for James and the Colombians.

Captain Thiago Silva knees Brazil into early lead against Colombia

The PSG defender bundled home a Neymar corner.

# colombia-soccer - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Monaco say World Cup star James Rodriguez is not for sale

The French club also hope to hang on to striker Falcao next season.’s World Cup last 8 power rankings

Just one more day before the quarter-finals are upon us.

# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

20 years on, the world remembers the tragic loss of Andres Escobar

The talented Colombian defender was shot dead on 2 July 1994 after scoring an own goal at the World Cup.

# colombia-soccer - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Colombian commentary for Rodríguez's wondergoal was predictably brilliant

The new star of the World Cup struck a magnificent volley against Uruguay last night.

Rodriguez 'like Maradona', says Uruguay coach

“For me, special talents are those who do things that are completely out of the ordinary,” he explained.

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action

The hosts go through to set up another mouth-watering fixture with Colombia in the quarter-finals while Chile and Uruguay are heading home.

# colombia-soccer - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Rodriguez rocket earns Colombia Brazil clash

The pre-match build-up had been dominated by talk of Suarez’s four-month ban for biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini.

Stop the World Cup lights, James Rodriguez has scored an absolute cracker

The 22-year-old has set tonight’s second round tie alight.

As it happened: Colombia v Uruguay, World Cup last 16

Colombia took on Uruguay in the second last-16 game of the day.

He drives me crazy but Suárez is no fine young cannibal

What the Uruguayan did was wrong but it wasn’t pre-meditated or life-threatening writes Mikey Stafford.

Colombia on the menu for Uruguayans as manager says Suárez has been made a 'scapegoat'

The Copa América champions are circling the wagons.

# colombia-soccer - Friday 27 June, 2014

Lionel Messi fails to make FIFA list of top 10 World Cup players

James Rodriguez now leading the way as World Cup’s (statistically) best player

# colombia-soccer - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Bags packed with ice cubes and beer cans as Colombia's convenient invasion keeps going strong

Mikey Stafford was in a fan fest in Recife, pondering the ramifications of an All-Ireland final on Good Friday.

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