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Colombia soccer legend Freddy Rincon wanted by Interpol, again

Colombia soccer legend Freddy Rincon wanted by Interpol, again

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Former soccer star Freddy Rincon, a member of Colombia’s legendary 1990s national team, is wanted by international police organization Interpol over money laundering charges filed in Panama.

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Colombia goalkeeper has highest win ratio of any Premier League player

Colombia goalkeeper has highest win ratio of any Premier League player

posted by Alice Bradshaw-Smith

Colombia’s goalkeeper has topped the table for the highest win ratio of any player in England’s Premier League, with a rate of 91.7% success.

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

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

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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‘Every match is a different challenge': Colombia coach

‘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.

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Colombia-Brazil World Cup Quarterfinals Preview: History is waiting

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

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.

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

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.

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

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 »