Referee hits back at Messi, Argentina accusations

2019-07-10 17:39

The referee accused by Argentina at the Copa America of having made "serious and gross" mistakes during their semi-final defeat to Brazil has hit back.

Brazil coach Tite tells Messi to show some respect

2019-07-08 07:39

Brazil coach Tite told Lionel Messi to show some respect following claims from the Argentina captain that the Copa America had been "fixed" so the hosts would win.

South America football bosses fire back at Messi jibe

2019-07-07 09:42

South American football governing body CONMEBOL has hit back at Argentine superstar Lionel Messi after he accused the body of corruption.

Argentine federation seeks answers on suspected VAR interference

2019-07-06 08:08

Argentina's football association have asked the company supplying the VAR technology at the Copa America to clarify if there was any interference in their clash with Brazil.

Staying on feet pays off for persistent Gabriel Jesus

2019-07-06 07:35

After scoring 17 goals in 34 matches for Brazil, it might seem absurd to say it, but Gabriel Jesus was under pressure coming into the Copa America.

Life has changed for 'little onion' Everton at Copa America

2019-07-04 21:18

Brazil revelation Everton said his life has changed since his performances at the Copa America brought him global attention.

Willian to miss Copa America final with hamstring injury

2019-07-04 08:13

Brazil's attacking midfielder Willian will miss the Copa America final against either champions Chile or Peru after injuring his hamstring.

Scaloni feeling positive for Argentina future despite Brazil loss

2019-07-03 10:43

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni insisted the future is bright for his squad despite their defeat to Brazil as they failed to reach the Copa America final.

'I knew I'd score' says Brazil goal hero Jesus after Copa win

2019-07-03 10:15

Brazil forward Gabriel Jesus said after his match-winning display in Tuesday's 2-0 Copa America semi-final victory over Argentina that he'd had a premonition he would score.

Messi vows to play on after latest Argentina heartache

2019-07-03 09:44

Lionel Messi vowed to extend his international career after yet another bid to win a major title with Argentina ended in failure at the Copa America on Tuesday.


No Neymar, no problem as Brazil begin new Copa reign

2019-07-09 13:44

As Brazil geared up for the Copa America, a Neymar-induced pall of doom and gloom threatened to scupper the host nation's chances before a ball had been kicked.

Brazil win Copa America despite Jesus dismissal

2019-07-08 07:15

Ten-man Brazil held on to win the Copa America on home soil despite Gabriel Jesus's dismissal with a victory over Peru.

Messi sees red as Argentina beat Chile for Copa 3rd place

2019-07-06 23:24

Lionel Messi was harshly sent off as Argentina secured third place at the Copa America with victory over Chile.

Brazil banking on defense in Copa America final with Peru

2019-07-06 07:39

Brazil will be looking to maintain their defensive invincibility against Peru in the Copa America final, midfielder Casemiro says.

Serial trophy-collector Dani Alves shows no signs of letting up

2019-07-05 07:03

At 36 years young, Brazil captain Dani Alves could be forgiven if he was thinking of hanging up his boots and admiring his bursting trophy cabinet.

Peru coach Gareca praises players' response to Brazil thrashing

2019-07-04 08:32

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca praised his side for overcoming adversity after they reached the Copa America final with a win over defending champions Chile.

Peru stun champions Chile to reach Copa America final

2019-07-04 07:42

Peru stunned defending champions Chile 3-0 to reach the final of the Copa America for the first time in 44 years.

Soap actress offers 'kiss' to Peru player who secures Copa win over Chile

2019-07-03 10:41

A popular Peruvian soap actress has offered an unusual incentive to encourage her country's footballers to give their all to reach the Copa America final.

Messi rages: That's bulls**t, they didn't even check VAR

2019-07-03 10:14

Lionel Messi blasted the officiating in Argentina's Copa America loss to Brazil after the awarding of a penalty, calling the decision to not check VAR bulls**t.

Messi flops as Brazil beat Argentina to reach Copa America final

2019-07-03 06:41

Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino scored the goals as Brazil beat arch-rivals Argentina to qualify for the Copa America final.

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