Colombia beat USA 2-0 in Copa America 2016 debut


Colombia began their Copa America campaign with an impressive 2-0 victory over the USA in California. An early goal from center-half Cristian Zapata and a penalty from captain James Rodriguez just before the break was enough to see the South Americans take all three points in the opening game of the centenary competition. The win puts Colombia in a More...

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While 2015-16 was a tough year for James at Real Madrid, his trademark swagger has returned when suiting up for Colombia.
By Rico On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Copa America Group A: Colombia, Costa Rica the teams to beat

While 2015-16 was a tough year for James Rodriguez, his trademark swagger has returned when suiting up for Colombia. The Copa America is set to kick off, with Colombia, Costa Rica, Paraguay and hosts the United More...

By Rico On Saturday, November 28th, 2015

Colombian Team Negotiates for Cuban Pitcher Freddy Asiel Álvarez

TODAY COLOMBIA – (Prensa Latina) The Colombian baseball club Tigres de Cartagena negotiates possible acquisition of Cuban pitcher Freddy Asiel Alvarez, confirmed today sport authorities of this country. Ernesto More...

By Today News On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Colombia’s Nairo Quintana named best athlete in Ibero-America

Colombia Reports Colombia rider Nairo Quintana was recognized as the best Latin American athlete of 2014 Tuesday after major performances in cycling events like the Tour de France. Quintana received the award More...

By Today News On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Argentina beat Colombia 1-0 in World Cup qualifier

Colombia Reports Colombia lost 0-1 to Argentina on Tuesday in a World Cup qualifying match, leaving “Los Cafeteros” with a disappointing four points after four matches. Colombia, which has only won one game More...

By Today News On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Former Pittsburgh Pirates minor league player killed in airplane crash

Colombia Reports Former minor league baseball player Jordan Galvez (Pittsburgh Pirates) and a pilot were killed Tuesday when their aircraft crashed in northwest Colombia. Others on board the aircraft were injured. The More...

By Today News On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Rodriguez snatches draw for Colombia in Chile

Colombia Reports James Rodriguez struck in the second half to give Colombia a 1-1 draw away against Chile in 2018 World Cup qualifying on Thursday as the hosts dropped their first points of the South American campaign. Chile More...

By Today News On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Colombia soccer chief resigns amid FIFA corruption links

Colombia Reports The top boss of Colombia’s soccer federation announced his resignation on Monday amid accusations he received bribes in an elaborate FIFA corruption scheme. Luis Bedoya, director of the Colombian More...

By Today News On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Chelsea sells Colombia’s Juan Cuadrado to Juventus for $25 million

Colombia Reports Chelsea and Juventus reached an agreement for the Colombian winger Cuadrado to be permanently transferred for just under $25 million, Italian press reported Wednesday. According to La Gazzetta More...

By Today News On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Colombia’s Maria Luisa Calle fails at Pan Am Games drug tests

Colombian cyclist Maria Luisa Calle has tested positive in drug tests at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, bringing the count of athletes caught doping at the games to nine, two of which are Colombian. The More...