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Falcao To Miss Colombia Friendlies Against South Korea, China

/ 04 November 2017

Radamel Falcao

Bogota, Nov 4 (IANS) Monaco striker Radamel Falcao and Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina have been left out of Colombia’s squad for international football friendlies against South Korea and China. But there were recalls for center-back Yerri

Chile Revive Hopes, Argentina Held By Peru, Colombia Slip To Home Defeat

/ 06 October 2017

Santiago/Buenos Aires, Oct 6 (IANS) Chile beat Ecuador 2-1 in Santiago to revive their hopes while Argentina continued their disappointing form with a goalless draw in Buenos Aires against Peru to leave their 2018 FIFA World

Colombia’s World Cup Qualifier Against Paraguay Like ‘A Final’

/ 04 October 2017

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Barranquilla, Oct 4 (IANS) Defender Cristian Zapata has said Colombia will treat their World Cup qualifier match against Paraguay on Thursday like a final as they attempt to secure a berth at a second consecutive World

Colombia Recall Bacca, Zapata For World Cup Qualifiers

/ 30 September 2017

Barranquilla (Colombia), Sep 30 (IANS) Colombia coach Jose Pekerman has recalled Villarreal striker Carlos Bacca and Sampdoria forward Duvan Zapata for his team’s final 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Paraguay and Peru. Both players were overlooked

Spain To Take On Colombia In Football Friendly Match


Madrid, June 6 (IANS) Spain will play Colombia in a football friendly match on Wednesday in a game which could see some players make their international debut. Thousands of Colombians who live here are expected

Colombia Calls Up Uncapped Zapata For World Cup Qualifiers

/ 18 March 2017

Duvan Zapata

Rio de Janeiro, March 18 (IANS) Colombia coach Jose Pekerman has called up uncapped Udinese forward Duvan Zapata for the team’s 2018 football World Cup qualifiers against Bolivia and Ecuador. Zapata, 25, has been in

Brazil Beat Colombia In Chapecoense Benefit Match

/ 26 January 2017

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 26 (IANS) Palmeiras forward Dudu scored a second-half goal as Brazil defeated Colombia 1-0 in a friendly to raise money for the families of the victims of the Chapecoense air disaster.

Colombia Arrive In Brazil For Chapecoense Benefit Football Friendly

/ 24 January 2017

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 24 (IANS) Colombia’s national football squad have arrived here, eager to impress coach Jose Pekerman in Wednesday’s friendly against Brazil. The fixture, which will feature South American-based players only, will raise

Coach Pekerman Names Colombia Squad For Brazil Friendly

/ 21 January 2017

Jose Pekerman

Bogota, Jan 21 (IANS) Colombia head coach Jose Pekerman has included seven Atletico Nacional footballers in his squad for a friendly against Brazil in Rio de Janeiro next week. Felipe Aguilar, Farid Diaz, Daniel Bocanegra,

Robinho In Brazil Squad For Friendly Against Colombia

/ 20 January 2017


Rio de Janeiro, Jan 20 (IANS) Brazil football team coach Tite has included former Real Madrid, Manchester City and AC Milan forward Robinho in his squad for next week’s friendly against Colombia, a match that