Copa America

Copa America 2019 – Get all the latest news from this year´s Copa America, when national teams from South America compete for the South American Football Championship.

Aguero, prepared for the Brazil challenge

Argentina and Brazil will play each other in the 2019 Copa America Semifinals, and two of Manchester City's footballers talked about what they expect from the game.

Nicolas Otamendi relishing Argentina-Brazil showdown

Nicolas Otamendi is looking forward to Argentina's "Clasico" against Brazil following their 2-0 quarter-final win over Venezuela.

Chile boss Reinaldo Rueda says VAR takes away spontaneity

Reinaldo Rueda conceded that VAR has robbed football of the "spontaneity" factor following Chile's victory over Colombia amid VAR drama.

Oscar Tabarez warns Uruguay over ‘very difficult’ Peru

Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez warned his players to expect a different Peru in their quarter-final clash compared to the one Brazil thrashed.

Scaloni insists Lionel Messi is still a key man for Argentina

Lionel Scaloni is adamant that Lionel Messi remains an "essential addition" for Argentina despite his underwhelming Copa America campaign.

Alexis’ penalty takes Chile to the semifinals vs Colombia

In an uneventful 90 minutes of the third Copa America quarterfinal, Chile defeated Colombia in a dramatic penalty shootout thanks to Alexis. The Chile National...

Leo Messi accepts he is not playing at the top of...

After Argentina's victory against Venezuela, Leo Messi confessed that he is not playing at the top of his game during this Copa America. Leo Messi...

Messi’s Argentina find their best version against Venezuela 

With goals from Lautaro and Lo Celso, Lionel Messi's Argentina finally found a solid version of themselves vs Venezuela. They will play vs Brazil...

Lionel Messi sings the Argentina anthem for the first time

After so many years without doing it in front of a camera, Lionel Messi was spotted singing the Argentina National Anthem for the first...

‘P*ssed off’ Gabriel Jesus relishes winning penalty for Brazil

Gabriel Jesus was pleased to bounce back in style by scoring the decisive spot-kick in Brazil's penalty shoot-out win over Paraguay in the Copa America.

Alisson: Brazil must retain focus after ‘deserved’ Paraguay win

Alisson Becker believes Brazil were worthy winners against Paraguay in the shoot-out success, but warned them against losing focus in the Copa America.

Brazil boss Tite wary of ‘unquestionable’ Lionel Messi threat

Brazil manager Tite is wary of a Copa America semi-final tie with Argentina considering they have the "best in the world" in Lionel Messi.

Lionel Scaloni teases Argentina’s new-found confidence

Lionel Scaloni thinks Argentina's win over Qatar gave the squad a "significant emotional boost" ahead of their Copa America quarter-final clash with Venezuela.

Brazil gets past Paraguay from the spot in the Quarterfinals

After a complicated Copa America Quarterfinal match, Brazil was finally able to eliminate Paraguay in a dramatic penalty shootout. The Brazil National Team really struggled...

Menotti and Ruggeri are at war over the Argentina squad

Right in the middle of Argentina's Copa America participation, Oscar Ruggeri and Cesar Luis Menotti are going at it for the squad's mediocre results. We...

Rivaldo issues Brazil a warning over Lionel Messi threat

Rivaldo warned Brazil over a potential Copa America encounter against Argentina and Lionel Messi, who "comes out on top in these big games".

Salomon Rondon reckons Venezuela can handle Lionel Messi

Salomon Rondon is feeling bullish over Venezuela's chances of containing Lionel Messi ahead of Friday's Copa America quarter-final clash.

Messi would be the first Argentinean to do this

The Albiceleste star has been asked to put his mark on the "Calzada de la Fama" at Maracana Stadium in Brazil. The Maracana Stadium has...

Ronaldo Nazario wants Messi to play football all his life

In an interview with Marca Claro, Ronaldo Nazario came out to congratulate Messi for his birthday and wish that he plays football all his...

Luis Suarez appeals for ‘penalty’ after goalkeeper save

Luis Suarez rounded off Chile goalkeeper Gabriel Arias who eventually managed to make a save only to see the striker bizarrely call for hand-ball. Luis...

Opinion: World Cup Karma has been cruel to Argentina 

After five years of their latest World Cup heartbreak, we look into Argentina's bad Karma with this competition that has lasted 33 years. The Argentina...