Friday, July 3, 2015
Ricardo Gareca has challenged Peru to build on its showing at the 2015 Copa America and qualify for Russia 2018.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Key men Derlis Gonzalez and Roque Santa Cruz will be missing for Paraguay in the Copa America third-place playoff against Peru.
The unsettled Argentine is being linked with a move away from Manchester United after an indifferent debut campaign, but the German giants are adamant they will not bid for him.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Chile defender Eugenio Mena said the Copa America finalists both deserve their crack at continental glory.
Lionel Messi was full of praise for his Argentina team after a resounding win at the Copa America.
Paraguay coach Ramon Diaz said their 6-1 loss to Argentina did not take away from their progress at the Copa America.
Lionel Messi's lack of goals is no concern to Gerardo Martino, who led a nation to a Copa America final for the second straight tournament.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Gerardo Martino's men produced an extraordinary exhibition of attacking football to beat Paraguay 6-1 and send a message to the host ahead of Saturday's final, writes Ben Hayward.
La Albiceleste turned in a fantastic offensive performance, with captain Lionel Messi pulling the strings while other personnel helped themselves to the goals in Concepcion.
The Barcelona forward starred as Argentina crushed Paraguay to move into the Copa America final, where they will face host Chile on Saturday.
The 28-year-old has been linked with a move to north London, but the player's representative says there has been no contact between the two parties
Jorge Sampaoli labelled Chile's Copa America semifinal success over Peru as a "dream", before turning his attention to Saturday's final.
The Barcelona forward has been in fine form at the Copa America, but is still lacking help from his teammates as the Albiceleste struggle to score goals at Chile 2015.
Gerardo Martino said it will be tough for him to face his old team Paraguay in the Copa America semifinals on Tuesday.
The controversial sending off of Carlos Zambrano upset Peru's rhythm in their Copa America semi-final loss to Chile.
Monday, June 29, 2015
After a tense semifinal victory at the Copa America, Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli applauded Peru's stubborn display.
While the higher-profile duo suffered an off night it was left to Vargas to emerge with two priceless goals and send his side to the Copa America final, writes Peter Staunton.
Gonzalo Jara's appeal of his three-match ban did not free him for the Copa America, but he will be available for World Cup qualifying.
Two goals from Eduardo Vargas helped to secure La Roja's safe passage into the Copa America final, despite a late Gary Medel own goal making things interesting in Santiago.
A brace from Eduardo Vargas saw Chile defeat Peru 2-1 in a testy Copa America semifinal Monday.