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Colombia to play USA in friendly: FIFA
Oct 21, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia to play USA in friendly: FIFA

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Colombia will be playing the USA in a friendly match in London on November 14, global soccer federation FIFA announced on Wednesday.

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Oct 15, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

James Rodriguez scores to give Colombia 1-0 win over Canada in friendly

posted by The Associated Press

James Rodriguez scored on a quick restart in the 75th minute and Colombia beat Canada 1-0 in the nightcap of an international friendly doubleheader Tuesday night.

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Canada-Colombia soccer preview: Cafeteros to carry on momentum
Oct 14, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Canada-Colombia soccer preview: Cafeteros to carry on momentum

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia is set to build upon a recent run of form that got the national soccer squad to the World Cup quarter finals as they continue with the first friendly against Canada  Full Article »

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Oct 14, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

James to feature in Real Madrid’s starting line-up against Barcelona: Coach

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia’s James Rodriguez will debut in the Spanish soccer classic against Barcelona together with the team’s established players Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema, said Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti  Full Article »

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Carlos Bacca scores twice in 2nd-half flurry, Colombia beats El Salvador 3-0
Oct 12, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Carlos Bacca scores twice in 2nd-half flurry, Colombia beats El Salvador 3-0

posted by The Associated Press

Radamel Falcao Garcia scored in the eighth minute and Carlos Bacca added a pair of goals two minutes apart in the second half to give Colombia a 3-0 victory over  Full Article »

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As Colombia soccer competitions heat up, debate over scheduling demands simmers
Oct 3, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

As Colombia soccer competitions heat up, debate over scheduling demands simmers

posted by Steven Cohen

With Colombia’s soccer league entering the final quarter of the regular season, and the national cup tournament almost at the semifinal stage, the debate over excessive scheduling is once again at the forefront of  Full Article »

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Colombia’s Caterine Ibarguen nominated for world athlete of the year
Oct 3, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Colombia’s Caterine Ibarguen nominated for world athlete of the year

posted by Adriaan Alsema

World athletics federation IAAF on Friday nominated Colombian athlete Caterine Ibarguen for the 2014 Athlete of the Year award.

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Colombia women qualify for Olympics and World Cup
Sep 29, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Colombia women qualify for Olympics and World Cup

posted by Matthew Sterne

Colombia’s women’s soccer team qualified for both the 2015 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics on Sunday after finishing second in the Copa America tournament.

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Real Madrid president praises James as future star
Sep 22, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Real Madrid president praises James as future star

posted by Matthew Sterne

The president of Spanish soccer side Real Madrid has praised Colombian James Rodriguez as a player to lead the club to more silverware, newspaper El Tiempo reported on Monday.

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Colombia cycling team refuses to change controversial outfit
Sep 18, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia cycling team refuses to change controversial outfit

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

The Colombian women’s cycling team who have come under criticism over their “scandalous” outfit, said Wednesday they refuse to change the design. 

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