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Copa America 2011

Champions League return is Liverpool’s primary target, says goalkeeper Reina

Jose Reina said that the club’s target is to secure a top-four finish to make a Champions League return.


Diego Forlan kisses the Copa America cup after Uruguay beat Paraguay to win the championship for a record 15th...
Forlan scores two as Uruguay win Copa America

Monday , 25 July '11

Uruguay has been crowned South American champions for a record 15th time.
Peru's Paolo Guerrero kicks the ball to score their fourth goal past Venezuela's goalkeeper Renny Vega as Peru...
Peru beats Venezuela for 3rd place in Copa America

Sunday , 24 July '11

The fourth-place finish remains Venezuela's best result in the Copa America.
Paranormal activity

Sunday , 24 July '11

Paraguay highlight the queer nature of Copa ‘11, having made the final without winning a match.
Uruguay not resting on laurels: Suarez

Thursday , 21 July '11

Uruguay will play against Paraguay in Sunday's Copa America final.
Paraguay's Dario Veron celebrates after scoring the last penalty kick against Venezuela's goalkeeper Renny Veg...
Paraguay beat unlucky Venezuela to reach Copa final

Thursday , 21 July '11

Paraguay has reached the final of Copa America for the first time since 1979.
Uruguay's Diego Lugano, center, reacts during during a Copa America semifinal soccer match with Peru in La Pla...
Uruguay beat Peru 2-0, reach final

Thursday , 21 July '11

Liverpool star’s double strike sees Uruguay through to yet another Copa final.
Copa legend has been there, seen all, and still living it

Wednesday , 20 July '11

When Sergio Livingstone says that the current Chile side is the best he has ever seen, it is quite a claim.
Giantkillers Venezuela leave Chile in Copa cold

Monday , 18 July '11

Venezuela reached the semifinals for the first time with a gutsy 2-1 win over fancied Chile.
Brazil lost to Paraguay on penalties in the quarterfinals.(AP photos)
Brazil follows Argentina out of Copa America

Monday , 18 July '11

The tournament will finish without South America's two most important national teams.
Uruguay coach, Oscar Tabarez finds it useless to mark Lionel Messi, because it is almost impossible.(AP photo)
'Uruguay to focus on own game, not Messi'

Friday , 15 July '11

According to Uruguay coach, trying to mark Argentina's Lionel Messi is a waste of time.
'Don't compare Argentina with Barcelona'

Friday , 15 July '11

Messi said that the Spanish club had been working as a unit for lot longer.
Uruguay's national soccer players jog during a training session in Buenos Aires. Uruguay will face Argentina i...
Argentina braced for clasico against old rivals Uruguay

Thursday , 14 July '11

Both teams met last at World Cup qualifier in Oct. 2009, won 1-0 by Argentina.
Paraguay's Nelson Haedo Valdez and Venezuela's Gabriel Cichero fight for the ball during a Group B Copa Americ...
Venezuela late comeback stuns Paraguay to snatch draw

Thursday , 14 July '11

Venezuela, with seven points have already secured a place in the quarter-finals.
The ball passes Brazil's Robinho, Alexandre Pato and Ecuador's Neicer Reasco to enter the net for Brazil's thi...
Brazil beats Ecuador 4-2 to reach Copa quarters

Thursday , 14 July '11

Brazil finished atop Group B and advanced to a knockout match against Paraguay.
Deja vu for Brazil in tight Copa

Wednesday , 13 July '11

Brazil are in the same position as four years before, facing Ecuador in a decisive final group match.
Chile's Waldo Ponce, Luis Jimenez and goalkeeper Miguel Pinto celebrate beating Peru at the Copa America socce...
Chile win Pacifico clasico; Uruguay book Argentina clash

Wednesday , 13 July '11

Chile took neighbourly bragging rights at the Copa America, winning their Pacifico clasico with Peru to top Group C.
Lionel Messi, Costa Rica's Oscar Duarte and Johnny Acosta struggle for the ball during a Copa America group A ...
Argentina swamp Costa Rica, reach last eight

Tuesday , 12 July '11

Argentina joined Group A winners Colombia, Chile, Peru and Venezuela in the quarters.
Lionel Messi in action during Copa America 2011. (AP)
After tinkering, Messi and Argentina are reborn

Tuesday , 12 July '11

“We were full of confidence and this produced a strong showing against Costa Rica,” said Messi.
Brazil eke out last-minute draw with Paraguay. (AP)
Brazil eke out last-minute draw with Paraguay

Sunday , 10 July '11

Paraguay were left to kick themselves after coming so close to an upset victory in last match.