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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 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 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 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 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 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 women qualify for Olympics and World Cup
Sep 29, 2014 Ξ Comments 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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Colombia reclaims 3rd place in FIFA rankings
Sep 18, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia reclaims 3rd place in FIFA rankings

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

Colombia is ranked third in the FIFA’s global ranking, having swapped places with the Netherlands in the soccer federation’s updated list of best soccer countries.

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Colombia’s James Rodriguez voted ‘World’s Sexiest Man’
Sep 5, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombia’s James Rodriguez voted ‘World’s Sexiest Man’

posted by Matthew Sterne

Colombia’s James Rodriguez was voted the “World’s Sexiest Man” by Spanish People Magazine on Thursday, just one week after becoming an underwear model for Bronzini Black.

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Colombia – this time with Falcao – to try to avenge World Cup loss against Brazil
Sep 2, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia – this time with Falcao – to try to avenge World Cup loss against Brazil

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

Colombia’s national team will have chance to redeem themselves from this summer’s elimination from the World Cup, when on Friday they face Brazil in a friendly match.

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