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 »
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.
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.
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
Colombia goes into its final group stage game against Japan Tuesday already guaranteed a place in the elimination round.