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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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Maradona goes violent at match for peace in Colombia

posted by Talor Gruenwald

Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona lashed out violently at members of the press, fans and security personnel after a friendly match in Bogota ironically held to promote peace.

Sports

Falcao ties Colombia goals record in 3-1 win over Kuwait

Falcao ties Colombia goals record in 3-1 win over Kuwait

posted by Talor Gruenwald

Star striker Radamel Falcao tied Colombia’s international goals record in a 3-1 victory over Kuwait Monday, scoring on a penalty kick in the friendly match.

Sports

Falcao’s position in Colombia national team unchallenged: Pekerman

Falcao’s position in Colombia national team unchallenged: Pekerman

posted by Talor Gruenwald

Colombia striker Radamel Falcao’s lackluster season with Manchester United is no reason to question his position within the South American national team, the coach said Sunday.

Sports

Falcao desires Manchester United exit with interest from Liverpool and Chelsea

Falcao desires Manchester United exit with interest from Liverpool and Chelsea

posted by Alice Bradshaw-Smith

Colombia soccer star Radamel Falcao indicated his intention to leave Manchester United in a press conference given upon arrival in Bahrain with the squad this week.

Sports

Colombia’s James Rodriguez possibly sidelined for 2 months

Colombia’s James Rodriguez possibly sidelined for 2 months

posted by Nat Smith

Colombian soccer icon James Rodriguez has fractured a metatarsal in his right foot, potentially sidelining himself for two months, media reported on Thursday.

Sports

Colombia new soccer jersey accidentally made public

Colombia new soccer jersey accidentally made public

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Sports clothing brand Adidas accidentally been showing its yet secret design of Colombia’s new soccer jersey, local media found out.

Sports

Colombia’s Cuadrado signs with Chelsea

Colombia’s Cuadrado signs with Chelsea

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Premier League side Chelsea announced on Monday that Colombia midfielder Juan Cuadrado has signed a 4.5-year contract with the English team.

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Carlos Bacca called ‘Colombian scum’ in Spain league match

Carlos Bacca called ‘Colombian scum’ in Spain league match

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Valencia goalkeeper Diego Alves told FC Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca he was “Colombian scum” during a Spanish league game on Sunday, the Colombian player complained.

Sports

Falcao saves boy’s life after securing heart transplant

Falcao saves boy’s life after securing heart transplant

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia soccer star Radamel Falcao Garcia became even more of a national hero after securing a successful heart transplant surgery on a 17-year old boy from the north of the country.

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