1. Copa America Brought Chile Success, Argentina Frustration and Much More

    It unfolded the way many previous Copa America tournaments have unfolded. It had the tension, the passion and the familiarity, as well as the sense that you were witnessing another battle in a never-ending conflict and that you will never get closure...

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  2. Alexis Sanchez's Disappointing Copa Forgotten with Title-Winning Penalty

    One of the many fascinating aspects of football is the tension between individual and collective glory. The team wins, but some of its members are more important to the triumph than others...

    Tim Vickery Written by Tim Vickery about 24 hours ago 15,707 reads 31 comments

  3. Alexis Sanchez: 'We Deserve This'

    Chile wrecked Lionel Messi 's dream of a first international title with a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over Argentina to end their 99-year wait for a Copa America crown here Saturday...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 2 days ago 3,544 reads 0 comments

  4. Alexis Sanchez Delivers to Help Chile Beat Argentina and Win Copa America

    ESTADIO NACIONAL , SANTIAGO — You would never have guessed 99 years of history were weighing down on Alexis Sanchez 's shoulders as he cheekily dinked the winning penalty past Sergio Romero...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 2 days ago 17,886 reads 55 comments

  5. Alexis Sanchez Wins Copa America for Chile with Coolest Penalty

    Chile won the Copa America for the first time in its 99-year history as they beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties after a goalless draw in Saturday's final in Santiago...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 3 days ago 19,628 reads 46 comments

  6. Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez Must Inspire Chile to Copa America Victory

    If the phrase "when the going gets tough, the tough get going" is true, then it is time for Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez to step up. Both of those players have overcome adversity to become superstars, and now their country needs them most...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 4 days ago 7,647 reads 26 comments

  7. Chile Star Arturo Vidal Gets Special Haircut for Copa America Final

    Chile take on Argentina in the Copa America final on Saturday, and Arturo Vidal looks ready. The Juventus star got an eight inside a star shaved onto the side of his head. Vidal wears No...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 4 days ago 7,373 reads 11 comments

  8. How Chile Can Overcome Argentina and Win Copa America 2015

    One swallow does not make a summer, but Chile will be extremely wary of Argentina's attacking threat when the two sides meet in Saturday's Copa America final...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 5 days ago 11,137 reads 28 comments

  9. Chile Lucky to Beat Peru and Must Improve Before Copa America Final

    ESTADIO NACIONAL , SANTIAGO, Chile — The numbers don't show it, but Chile were lucky to reach the Copa America Final after a weak performance in a 2-1 win over rivals Peru on Monday...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 7 days ago 2,998 reads 23 comments

  10. Edu Vargas Scores Golazo to Give Chile the Lead vs. Peru in Copa America

    Oh my, Edu Vargas. What a hit! Vargas scored the goal to potentially send Chile to the Copa America final with a powerful shot from way outside the 18-yard box to give Chile a 2-1 advantage against Peru...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 37,068 reads 44 comments

  11. Video: Vargas Gives Chile Lead Heading into HT

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  12. Lineups for Chile vs. Peru Copa America Clash

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  13. Chile vs. Peru: Date, Time, Live Stream for 2015 Copa America Semifinal

    Host nation Chile will look to continue their march towards a maiden Copa America triumph when they take on Peru in the tournament semi-final...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 days ago 11,188 reads 1 comments

  14. Chile Are Ruining Their Own Copa America Bid

    After the Juventus star's car crash their influential defender has been banned for three matches for his provocative poke on Edinson Cavani.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 8 days ago 136 reads 0 comments

  15. Chile Overcome Controversies but Face Revitalised Peru at Copa América

    If the Chile goalkeeper Paulo Garcés is right in his assertion that “God wants us to be champions”, then it would appear he is working in mysterious ways. The hosts have been sent things to test them at the Copa América...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  16. Mauricio Isla Rescues Chile Against Uruguay as Alexis Sanchez Fails to Shine

    ESTADIO NACIONAL, Santiago — After conducting his post-match interview, on the pitch, Alexis Sanchez walked towards Chile fans gathered in the stand by the tunnel and hurled his shirt into their midst...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 12 days ago 5,463 reads 22 comments

  17. Video: Cavani Sent off vs. Chile

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  18. Squads Named for Chile-Uruguay Copa QF

    Este miércoles comienzan los Cuartos de Final de la Copa América 2015. A las 20:30 h en el estadio Nacional de Santiago se enfrentarán Chile – Uruguay con arbitraje de Sandro Ricci de Brasil...

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  19. Chile's Alexis Sanchez, Arturo Vidal and Jorge Valdivia Must Break Down Uruguay

    Chilean hearts will be in Chilean mouths on Wednesday night, when they take on Uruguay at Estadio Nacional in Santiago. It's the tournament's strongest attacking force pitted against the meanest central defensive partnership...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 13 days ago 2,520 reads 6 comments

  20. Chilean Gov't Declares Environmental State of Emergency

    The Chilean government has declared an environmental state of emergency in the country's capital, Santiago de Chile, where the bulk of the Copa America games are being played, including ...

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  21. Fatigue Is Proving Chile's Biggest Obstacle to Ending Its 99-Year Drought

    Jorge Sampaoli looked on, ensuring his players kept their heads while all around them men were losing theirs. He'd seen the opposition weep before games had even begun. Now they wept before a penalty was even kicked...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 15 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  22. Chile Show Copa America Credentials with Bolivia Rout After Tough Week

    Really, it was the only way Chile could respond, the only way to start setting things right. After a hugely stressful week, Jorge Sampaoli's side merely went and stressed their credentials ...

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  23. Copa America 2015: Friday's Day 9 Takeaways

    Chile and Bolivia knew they had both qualified for the Copa America quarter-finals before they played, after Ecuador beat Mexico earlier in the evening...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 17 days ago 11,237 reads 40 comments

  24. Vine: Sanchez Scores Diving Header

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  25. Vidal Starts vs. Bolivia in Copa Clash

    Chi: Bravo, Isla, Medel, Jara, Beausejour; Díaz, Aránguiz; Vidal, Valdivia, Vargas, Sánchez...

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