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Copa America Final: Uruguay 3 Paraguay 0

Copa America Final: Uruguay 3 Paraguay 0

Jul. 25 | Diego Forlan scored twice as Uruguay clinched a record 15th Copa America title with a comfortable win over Paraguay in Buenos Aires. The Paraguayans reached the final without winning a single match in normal time but their fortune ran out against...

Copa America 3rd/4th Place: Peru 4 Venezuela 1

Copa America 3rd/4th Place: Peru 4 Venezuela 1

Jul. 24 | Paolo Guerrero scored a second-half hat-trick as Peru claimed third place at the Copa America with a 4-1 win over Venezuela on Saturday. Hamburg striker Guerrero, who is nicknamed ‘Predator’ was involved in the opener as William Chiroque...

Copa America Semi-Final: Paraguay 0 Venezuela 0; 5-3 penalties

Copa America Semi-Final: Paraguay 0 Venezuela 0; 5-3 penalties

Jul. 21 | Paraguay overcame Venezuela 5-3 in a penalty shoot-out to book a date with Uruguay in the Copa America final. Goalkeeper Justo Villar’s save to deny Franklin Lucena proved the key moment in the shoot-out after a match Venezuela controlled for the...

Copa America Semi-Final: Uruguay 2 Peru 0

Copa America Semi-Final: Uruguay 2 Peru 0

Jul. 20 | Luis Suarez netted a second-half double to secure a 2-0 victory over 10-man Peru and send Uruguay into the Copa America final. Liverpool striker Suarez scored twice in five minutes shortly after half-time in La Plata to keep Uruguay’s hopes of securing...

Copa America QF: Chile 1 Venezuela 2

Copa America QF: Chile 1 Venezuela 2

Jul. 18 | Venezuela upset Chile 2-1 in San Juan to reach the Copa America semi-finals for the first time. Oswaldo Vizcarrondo gave the Venezuelans a surprise lead in the 35th minute at the Estadio del Bicentenario. Claudio Borghi’s side raised their game...

Copa America QF: Brazil 0 Paraguay 0; 0-2 penalties

Copa America QF: Brazil 0 Paraguay 0; 0-2 penalties

Jul. 17 | Paraguay dumped holders Brazil out of the Copa America and booked their place in the semi-finals after a dramatic penalty shoot-out win. After two hours of goalless action, spot-kicks had to decide the contest. However the Samba stars collapsed under...

Copa America QF: Argentina 1 Uruguay 1; 4-5 on penalties

Copa America QF: Argentina 1 Uruguay 1; 4-5 on penalties

Jul. 17 | Uruguay dumped Argentina out of the Copa America, with Carlos Tevez’s penalty miss proving crucial in the 5-4 shoot-out defeat. Gonzalo Higuain’s equaliser had got Sergio Batista’s side level at 1-1 in the 17th minute, cancelling out...

Copa America QF: Colombia 0 Peru 2

Copa America QF: Colombia 0 Peru 2

Jul. 17 | Carlos Lobaton and Juan Vargas fired Peru into the Copa America semi-finals with a 2-0 victory over Colombia after extra time. Lobaton and Vargas both scored in the 30 additional minutes after Colombia had failed to make their superiority pay in normal...

Copa America Match Report: Brazil 4 Ecuador 2

Copa America Match Report: Brazil 4 Ecuador 2

Jul. 14 | Defending champions Brazil eased into the last eight of the Copa America after a comfortable 4-2 win over Ecuador. Alexandre Pato and Neymar netted two goals apiece in Cordoba as they advanced to quarter-finals as Group B winners. Defeat for Mano Menezes’s...

Copa America Match Report: Venezuela 3 Paraguay 3

Copa America Match Report: Venezuela 3 Paraguay 3

Jul. 14 | Venezuela claimed a 3-3 draw with Paraguay which saw both teams progress into the last eight of the Copa America. Two late goals saw Venezuela claim a point against Paraguay in a dramatic Group B encounter in Salta. Salomon Rondon had given surprise...