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After shining in World Cup, Colombia soccer front and center in international transfer window
Aug 6, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

After shining in World Cup, Colombia soccer front and center in international transfer window

posted by Steven Cohen

The end of Colombia’s thrilling run to the World Cup Quartefinals only marked the start of the real offseason excitement for many of the team’s star players, including names like Radamel Falcao  Full Article »

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World falls for Colombia’s World Cup dance moves
Jul 7, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

World falls for Colombia’s World Cup dance moves

posted by Daniel Medendorp Escobar

Colombia made history in the 2014 World Cup by reaching the quarterfinals, although eventually losing to Brazil. Nevertheless, Colombia’s dance moves remain alive and well as the international press praises  Full Article »

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Colombia loses 1-2 to Brazil, ending historic World Cup run in thrilling quarterfinal
Jul 4, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia loses 1-2 to Brazil, ending historic World Cup run in thrilling quarterfinal

posted by Steven Cohen

Colombia lost 1-2 to Brazil, the host country in the 2014 World Cup, in what became a gutsy, all-out blitz for the semifinals.

Sports

‘Every match is a different challenge': Colombia coach
Jul 4, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

‘Every match is a different challenge': Colombia coach

posted by Daniel Medendorp Escobar

Colombian coach, Argentine Jose Nestor Pekerman commented on the Brazil game with a sense of caution, while at the same time projecting confidence and optimism, he told reporters Thursday.

Sports

Colombia-Brazil World Cup Quarterfinals Preview: History is waiting
Jul 3, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia-Brazil World Cup Quarterfinals Preview: History is waiting

posted by Steven Cohen

For both sides and for very different reasons, history will be hanging thick as the coastal humidity Friday, when Colombia faces off against Brazil in the afternoon Fortaleza sun.

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Colombia arrives in Fortaleza for historic World Cup match against Brazil
Jul 2, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia arrives in Fortaleza for historic World Cup match against Brazil

posted by Nicolas Bedoya

Colombia’s national soccer team arrived in the coastal Brazilian city of Fortaleza Tuesday night, where they will face-off against the World Cup host nation in Colombia’s first ever quarterfinals Friday.

Sports

Colombia beats Uruguay 2-0, surges into 1st ever World Cup quarterfinals
Jun 28, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia beats Uruguay 2-0, surges into 1st ever World Cup quarterfinals

posted by Steven Cohen

Colombia beat Uruguay 2-0 Saturday on the back of a James Rogriguez brace, securing “Los Cafeteros’” first ever berth to the World Cup quarter finals.

Sports

Colombia-Uruguay World Cup Preview: This is how you win
Jun 27, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia-Uruguay World Cup Preview: This is how you win

posted by Steven Cohen

It’s been 24 years since Colombia last appeared in a World Cup elimination round, and a win Saturday against Uruguay would take “Los Cafeteros” further than they’ve ever made it  Full Article »

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Uruguay one of biggest teams in South America: Colombia coach
Jun 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Uruguay one of biggest teams in South America: Colombia coach

posted by Nicolas Bedoya

Colombia coach Jose Pekerman was very enthusiastic over Colombia’s 4 to 1 victory over Japan on Tuesday, but remained pragmatic over the upcoming World Cup match against Uruguay in the  Full Article »

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Colombia rolls Japan 4-1, cruises into 1st World Cup elimination round in 24 years
Jun 24, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia rolls Japan 4-1, cruises into 1st World Cup elimination round in 24 years

posted by Steven Cohen

Colombia rolled Japan 4-1 Tuesday in the final game of group play, sealing first place in Group C and setting the stage for a classic South American elimination round matchup  Full Article »

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