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Falcao saves boy’s life after securing heart transplant
Jan 23, 2015 Ξ Comments

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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Colombia’s soccer league among world’s best 10
Jan 22, 2015 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s soccer league among world’s best 10

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia’s soccer league has been named among 10 best in the world in 2014 for the second consecutive year, proving once again just how successful last year was for Colombian soccer.

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Coca Cola to sponsor Colombia’s soccer leagues: Reports
Jan 19, 2015 Ξ Comments Off

Coca Cola to sponsor Colombia’s soccer leagues: Reports

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia’s national soccer federation is set to announce Coca Cola as the new sponsor for the country’s soccer league, local media reported on Monday.

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James and Teofilo add more bling to Colombia’s historic soccer year
Jan 14, 2015 Ξ Comments Off

James and Teofilo add more bling to Colombia’s historic soccer year

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombia’s James Rodriguez and Teofilo Gutierrez received prestigious awards for their achievements in 2014 at new-year award ceremonies organized in Switzerland and Uruguay this week.

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Bogota’s Santa Fe beat Medellin in Colombia soccer league final
Dec 21, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Bogota’s Santa Fe beat Medellin in Colombia soccer league final

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Bogota side Santa Fe won Colombia’s league title on Sunday after drawing 1-1 with Independiente Medellin in the second leg of the soccer final.

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Rastrojos drug cartel threatens Colombia soccer legend Asprilla
Dec 10, 2014 Ξ Comments

Rastrojos drug cartel threatens Colombia soccer legend Asprilla

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Colombian soccer legend Faustino Asprilla and his family have fled his home after receiving death threats by drug trafficking organization “Los Rastrojos,” the soccer player said Thursday.

Sports

Despite being fit, Falcao stays on bench and loses coach’s confidence
Dec 9, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Despite being fit, Falcao stays on bench and loses coach’s confidence

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Radamel Falcao, Colombia’s most decorated soccer player of the past decade, continues his woes at the English club Manchester United despite recovering to full fitness.

Sports

4 Colombia soccer players among the world’s best in 2014
Dec 3, 2014 Ξ Comments

4 Colombia soccer players among the world’s best in 2014

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Four Colombian national soccer team members have been included in a prestigious list of 100 best players in the world in 2014 published by an English magazine FourFourTwo on Monday.

Sports

Colombia eyes revenge on Brazil in Copa America group
Nov 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia eyes revenge on Brazil in Copa America group

posted by Piotr Wojciak

Colombian national soccer team will get a chance to even the score for the World Cup 2014 defeat with Brazil, as the two giants were drawn together for the group stage  Full Article »

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Falcao finally back in training following month-long injury
Nov 24, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Falcao finally back in training following month-long injury

posted by Piotr Wojciak

One of Colombia national soccer team’s most coveted player, Radamel Falcao, announced this weekend that he is back in full training following a month-long calf injury.

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