Articles about Copa America

Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats

11 Jul 2021

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Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats

Lionel Messi lifted his first international trophy of his career as Argentina won Copa America after defeating Brazil 1-0 on Saturday.

Messi claims first international trophy as Argentina win Copa America

11 Jul 2021

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Messi claims first international trophy as Argentina win Copa America

Argentina won their first major title in 28 years on Saturday after winning a record-equaling 15th Copa America.

Copa America final, Argentina vs Brazil: Decoding the key stats

10 Jul 2021

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Copa America final, Argentina vs Brazil: Decoding the key stats

The 2021 edition of Copa America sees South American giants Argentina and Brazil take on each other in the finale.

Copa America: Argentina reach final with penalty shoot-out win

07 Jul 2021

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Copa America: Argentina reach final with penalty shoot-out win

Argentina beat Colombia 3-2 on penalties in the Copa America semi-final after the match ended 1-1.

Copa America, Argentina beat Ecuador to reach semis: Records broken

04 Jul 2021

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Copa America, Argentina beat Ecuador to reach semis: Records broken

Lionel Messi made two assists and scored a goal as Argentina reached the semis of Copa America.

Copa America: Brazil beat Chile, will face Peru in semi-finals

03 Jul 2021

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Copa America: Brazil beat Chile, will face Peru in semi-finals

Brazil defeated Chile in their quarter-final clash at the Copa America in Rio on Friday.

Neymar edges closer to Pele's record for Brazil: Details here

18 Jun 2021

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Neymar edges closer to Pele's record for Brazil: Details here

Football superstar Neymar was pivotal for Brazil in their 4-0 win over Peru in the Copa America.

Copa America: Decoding Argentina's 28-member squad

11 Jun 2021

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Copa America: Decoding Argentina's 28-member squad

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has named a 28-member squad for the upcoming Copa America to be held in Brazil.

Copa America 2021: Maracana stadium to host the final

03 Jun 2021

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Copa America 2021: Maracana stadium to host the final

The iconic Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro is set to host the final of Copa America 2021 on July 10.

Copa America 2021: After Colombia, Argentina removed as host

31 May 2021

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Copa America 2021: After Colombia, Argentina removed as host

The 2021 edition of Copa America is without a host nation less than two weeks before it kicks off.

Coronavirus outbreak: Ballon d'Or canceled for the first time

20 Jul 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: Ballon d'Or canceled for the first time

Football's prestigious award Ballon d'Or will not be presented this year as the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the season midway.

Sporting events you should not miss in 2020

02 Jan 2020

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Sporting events you should not miss in 2020

A new year has kicked in and the sporting world is all set to witness another action-packed and eventful 12-months ahead.

Football: A look at the best moments this year

28 Dec 2019

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Football: A look at the best moments this year

2019 was a year that had its fair chunk of top moments. From national teams, club football to individual honors, we had an entertaining year.

Copa America 2020: Title-holders Brazil to start proceedings against Venezuela

04 Dec 2019

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Copa America 2020: Title-holders Brazil to start proceedings against Venezuela

The draw for the next edition of Copa America was officially held in Cartagena, Colombia, on Tuesday, as the 12 participating teams were divided into respective groups, besides the fixtures being finalized as well.

Looking at some of the unknown records by Lionel Messi

19 Nov 2019

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Looking at some of the unknown records by Lionel Messi

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is one of the GOATs of modern-day football.

Argentina edge past Brazil 1-0, thanks to Lionel Messi

16 Nov 2019

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Argentina edge past Brazil 1-0, thanks to Lionel Messi

Argentina put up a competitive show as they managed to tame arch-rivals, Brazil, 1-0 during a friendly tie at the King Saud University Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Friday.

Lionel Messi to resume international career for Argentina this month

01 Nov 2019

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Lionel Messi to resume international career for Argentina this month

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is all set to resume his international duties after being included in the squad for their upcoming friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay.

Lionel Messi wins best men's player of the year award

24 Sep 2019

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Lionel Messi wins best men's player of the year award

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi edged out Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the best men's player at the Best FIFA Football Awards in Milan.

Ranking the greatest on-field fights in football history

13 Sep 2019

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Ranking the greatest on-field fights in football history

Football/soccer is the most popular sport, globally.

Manchester City vs Tottenham: Preview, Dream11 and more

17 Aug 2019

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Manchester City vs Tottenham: Preview, Dream11 and more

Premier League champions Manchester City host Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad in a high-octane Premier League clash on Saturday.

Prosecutors ask Neymar rape case to be closed

09 Aug 2019

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Prosecutors ask Neymar rape case to be closed

Brazilian superstar Neymar would be breathing a sigh of relief after the prosecutors asked Brazilian police to close the alleged rape case against him.

Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

08 Aug 2019

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Gabriel Jesus fined $30,000 for Copa America outburst: Details here

Manchester City and Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus was fined $30,000 by CONMEBOL following his outburst during the final of the 2019 Copa America last month.

Diego Forlan announces retirement from professional football: Details here

07 Aug 2019

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Diego Forlan announces retirement from professional football: Details here

Uruguay's legendary footballer Diego Forlan on Wednesday announced his retirement from competitive and professional football.

Lionel Messi banned for 3 months by CONMEBOL: Details here

03 Aug 2019

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Lionel Messi banned for 3 months by CONMEBOL: Details here

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been banned for three months by the The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) following his criticism of the governing body during the Copa America 2019 last month.

Police close rape case against Neymar citing lack of evidence

30 Jul 2019

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Police close rape case against Neymar citing lack of evidence

The Brazilian Police have closed the alleged rape case against Brazilian footballer, Neymar Jr., citing lack of evidence.

Neymar posts mischievous video, speculations rise about move to Barcelona

14 Jul 2019

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Neymar posts mischievous video, speculations rise about move to Barcelona

Football superstar Neymar has been grabbing the headlines of late.

Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

09 Jul 2019

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Lionel Messi could be banned for two years, here's why

Argentine football superstar Lionel Messi could be banned for two years from international football following his foul comments on referring during the just-concluded Copa America 2019.

Brazil drub Peru 3-1 to clinch ninth Copa America title

08 Jul 2019

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Brazil drub Peru 3-1 to clinch ninth Copa America title

Brazil came up with a stellar performance as they drubbed Peru 3-1 in the final of the Copa America 2019 at the Estadio do Maracana in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

Argentina file complaint for poor refereeing in Copa America

04 Jul 2019

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Argentina file complaint for poor refereeing in Copa America

Former Copa America champions Argentina were knocked out of the ongoing tournament on Monday by arch-rivals Brazil.

Copa America: Lionel Messi's horrific spell with Argentina continues

03 Jul 2019

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Copa America: Lionel Messi's horrific spell with Argentina continues

One of the GOATs of football, Lionel Messi has continued to make a big leap every season with Barcelona, but his agony with the national side is pretty alarming.

Relentless Brazil outplay lackluster Argentina to reach Copa America final

03 Jul 2019

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Relentless Brazil outplay lackluster Argentina to reach Copa America final

Brazil showed their class as they outplayed arch-rivals Argentina in the semis of the Copa America 2019 at the Estádio Mineirão on Tuesday.

Brazil vs Argentina: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

02 Jul 2019

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Brazil vs Argentina: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

Brazil would take on arch-rivals Argentina in the semis of the Copa America 2019 at the Estádio Mineirão on Tuesday.

Copa America quarter-finals preview: All details here

28 Jun 2019

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Copa America quarter-finals preview: All details here

Argentina are up against Venezuela in a crunch Copa America 2019 quarters battle later tonight.

Is Neymar on his way back to Barcelona?

24 Jun 2019

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Is Neymar on his way back to Barcelona?

As per media reports, Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) striker Neymar is on his way back to Spanish giants, Barcelona.

Uruguay vs Ecuador: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

16 Jun 2019

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Uruguay vs Ecuador: Match preview, head-to-head and predicted line-ups

Record champions Uruguay get set for their biggest international tournament of the year, as they take on Ecuador in the fifth match of the Copa America 2019 at the Estádio Mineirão in Belo Horizonte.

Key takeaways as Brazil thrash Bolivia in Copa America 2019

15 Jun 2019

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Key takeaways as Brazil thrash Bolivia in Copa America 2019

Brazil got off to a resounding start in their opening match of the Copa America 2019.

Brazil vs Bolivia: Preview, head-to-head, line-ups and Dream XI

14 Jun 2019

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Brazil vs Bolivia: Preview, head-to-head, line-ups and Dream XI

Brazil get set for the international season when they take on Bolivia in the opening game of the Copa America 2019 at the Estádio do Morumbi in Sao Paulo on Friday.

Neymar's transfer value takes a hit post rape allegations

12 Jun 2019

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Neymar's transfer value takes a hit post rape allegations

Brazilian striker Neymar has been in the headlines lately for all the wrong reasons.

Brazil's Neymar might not play Copa America 2019: Reports

05 Jun 2019

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Brazil's Neymar might not play Copa America 2019: Reports

Brazilian star striker Neymar might not play the upcoming Copa America due to psychological concerns.

Lionel Messi wants to achieve two more things: Details here

01 Jun 2019

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Lionel Messi wants to achieve two more things: Details here

One of the GOATs of football, Lionel Messi has more or less achieved everything with his club Barcelona.