Ecuador-Peru Draw Leaves Group B Wide Open

GLENDALE, AZ (June 8, 2016) – It had drama. It had goals. It had a comeback. It had twitter going nuts. The Ecuadorian National Team battled back from two goals down to tie the Peruvian National Team 2-2 at University of Phoenix Stadium on Wednesday night. It sets Copa America’s Group B for a Sunday […] READ MORE

US National Team Chip Shots – Klinsmann Experiment Blows Up


This week we saw Klinsmann being Klinsmann, and the young guns split in their final tune-ups before Olympic Qualifying. USMNT Last week we talked about the USMNT playing two “Warm-Up” games against Peru and Brazil to prepare for the all-important match against Mexico in October. Jurgen Klinsmann decided this would be a great time to […] READ MORE

Brazil Easily Defeat Peru in a Pan Am Games Group A Match


Hamilton, ON, Canada A sparse crowd at CIBC Hamilton Soccer Stadium witnessed Brazil win comfortably 4 – nil in a Pan Am Games group A match. It took only three minutes for the game’s first goal, as the Brazilians opened the scoring in style. After mounting pressure led to a corner, the ensuing kick was beautifully taken by […] READ MORE

Copa America Semi-Finals: The Best Four Teams Are Here


The four best teams in the Copa America have reached the semifinals. Some may think that is a ludicrous statement since the matchups pit hosts Chile against perennial bottom half of CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifying Peru and the other matchup has the talent laden Argentina meeting the second smallest CONMEBOL member nation in population, Paraguay.   […] READ MORE

Copa America Quarterfinals Have Arrived


The end of the Copa America group stage marks the arrival of the quarterfinals. The group stage was marked by lots of tight and gritty play, with teams sometimes playing the game close as losses were near death sentences for many. Jamaica is going home after only allowing three goals, however, their lack of firepower […] READ MORE

Copa America Preliminary Rosters Breakdown


The Copa America preliminary rosters were officially released this week for this summer’s grand South American tournament for the CONMEBOL region. All ten CONMEBOL members, plus two CONCACAF invitees, Jamaica and Mexico, will compete in Chile from June 11 through July 4 to become the champion of South America and represent the region at the […] READ MORE