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Colombia national soccer team receives new training center in Barranquilla
Aug 19, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia national soccer team receives new training center in Barranquilla

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

Plans to build a new high performance training center for Colombia’s national soccer team were announced Tuesday, according to local media reports.

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Pekerman to continue to coach Colombia: Federation
Aug 19, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Pekerman to continue to coach Colombia: Federation

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Argentina’s Jose Pekerman will continue leading Colombia’s national soccer squad, national soccer federation FCF announced on Tuesday.

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Falcao back to doing Falcao things
Aug 16, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Falcao back to doing Falcao things

posted by Steven Cohen

As the first AS Monaco matchday of the season approaches Sunday, it’s been about eight months since suspected jungle cat and regular Colombian national team captain Radamel Falcao last played in official  Full Article »

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Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez officially signs with UK’s Aston Villa
Aug 15, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez officially signs with UK’s Aston Villa

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

British soccer club Aston Villa officially signed Colombia’s defensive midfielder, Carlos Sanchez, on Friday, according to the team website. 

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Inter Milan woos yet another of Colombia’s World Cup team
Aug 15, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Inter Milan woos yet another of Colombia’s World Cup team

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

Inter Milan is now pursuing Colombia’s Carlos Carbonero, according to international media Friday.

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James Rodriguez most Googled player in Colombia after 1st Real Madrid match
Aug 15, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

James Rodriguez most Googled player in Colombia after 1st Real Madrid match

posted by Tim Hinchliffe

Colombia’s star midfielder James Rodriguez became the most sought after player on Google following his debut for Real Madrid at the European Super Cup, Colombian media reported on Thursday.

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James Rodriguez’s debut for Real Madrid had ‘little impact’ on Super Cup final
Aug 13, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

James Rodriguez’s debut for Real Madrid had ‘little impact’ on Super Cup final

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

James Rodriguez started his first game for Real Madrid with no crucial impact in the 2-0 defeat of Sevilla in the European Super Cup on Tuesday, according to international media.

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Rodriguez vs Bacca, Colombia duel in European Super Cup
Aug 12, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Rodriguez vs Bacca, Colombia duel in European Super Cup

posted by Emil Foget

Colombian midfielder James Rodriguez, World Cup top scorer with six goals, is set to face his teammate Carlos Bacca from the national soccer team, when the European Super Cup between Sevilla and  Full Article »

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Colombia lawyer sues FIFA, referee, for ‘bad call’ in Brazil match
Aug 12, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia lawyer sues FIFA, referee, for ‘bad call’ in Brazil match

posted by Victoria McKenzie

‘Indignant against FIFA’ is suing the organization for $1.3 billion, claiming “negligence and fault” in the arbitration of the game that eliminated Colombia from the 2014 World Cup semifinals, local media reports.

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Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez also rumored in European transfer
Aug 11, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez also rumored in European transfer

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

Colombian midfielder Carlos Sanchez has been reported to be in negotiations with British soccer club Aston Villa, following his impressive stint during the World Cup, according to international media.