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Sporting fraternity shocked over Messi’s retirement

Messi

Messi

Kolkata, June 27 (IANS) Sports personalities took to Twitter on Monday to express their shock and surprise over Argentina talisman Lionel Messi quitting international football after their Copa America loss to Chile. Messi’s Argentina lost


Messi, the best ever: Chile coach Pizzi

Pizzi

Pizzi

East Rutherford (New Jersey), June 27 (IANS) Chile football team coach Juan Antonio Pizzi on Monday rated just-retired Argentina star Lionel Messi as the best ever even as he missed his penalty kick in the Copa


Top 5 moments in Lionel Messi’s international career

/ 27 June 2016

It has been a sad week for the world of football with two of the best players of the current generation deciding to retire from National duties in the space of a few days. After


Colombia finish third at Copa America 2016

Colombia

Colombia

Glendale (Arizona), June 26 (IANS) A first-half strike from Carlos Bacca earned Colombia a third place finish at the Copa America Centenario football tournament following a 1-0 win over hosts US at the University of


Chile see final against Argentina as World Cup final

Chile

Chile v Argentina in Copa America 2016 final

Santiago, June 26 (IANS) Chilean football star Arturo Vidal said that his team will consider its Copa America final against Argentina on Sunday as a World Cup final, the media reported. The midfielder felt the


Chile beat Colombia to enter Copa America final

Chile

Chile beat Colombia 1-0

Chicago, June 23 (IANS) Riding on a couple of first-half goals, defending champions Chile strode into the finals of the Copa America Centenario football tournament defeating a 10-man Colombia 2-0 in the semis at the Soldier


Messi is Argentina’s record goal scorer, delighted at feat

Messi

Messi

Houston, June 22 (IANS) Argentina football star Lionel Messi, who became his country’s scorer of record goals, surpassing Gabriel Batistuta’s mark of 54, said he was happy to reach the landmark and thanked his teammates


Messi is the best player in the world: Vidal

Vidal

Vidal

Massachusetts (US), June 20 (IANS) Chile star Arturo Vidal was ecstatic after an incredible victory over Mexico that took them to the semi-finals of the Copa America football tournament, but the midfielder remained wary of


Argentina, Chile enter Copa America semis in style

Chile

Chile beat Mexico 7-0

Massachusetts (US), June 19 (IANS) Argentina and defending champions Chile easily outclassed their respective opponents to enter the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario football tournament in style. At the Gillette Stadium here late Saturday,


Colombia pip Peru to reach Copa America semis

Colombia

Colombia

East Rutherford (New Jersey), June 18 (IANS) Colombia’s football team qualified for the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario after defeating Peru 4-2 in a penalty shoot-out. Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina on Friday stopped a