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  • Paraguay fightback stuns Argentina at Copa

    LA SERENA: Argentina’s dreams of a first major title in 22 years were given a reality check on Saturday as Paraguay came from behind to snatch a last-gasp 2-2 draw in a Copa America classic...

    Substitute striker Lucas Barrios scored in the 90th-minute to cap Paraguay’s comeback after Argentina had opened a two-goal lead in the first half at the La Portada Stadium...

  • Paraguay down Brazil on penalties to reach semis

    CONCEPCION: Derlis Gonzalez slotted two penalties, one in regular time and again in the shootout, to help Paraguay upset five-time world champions Brazil 4-3 after a 1-1 draw on Saturday that advanced them to a Copa America semi-final against Argentina...

    It was the second tournament in succession that Paraguay have beaten Brazil on penalties at the quarter-final stage after 2011 when they went on the reach the final...

  • Paraguay dump Brazil out of Copa America

    CONCEPCION: Brazil's penalty shoot-out jinx struck again Saturday as Paraguay sent them crashing out of the Copa America in a stunning repeat of their 2011 upset of the five-time world champions...

    Striker Derlis Gonzalez was the hero for Paraguay, slotting a second-half penalty to level the match at 1-1 before then stepping up to rifle home the decisive spotkick to clinch a 4-3 win in the shoot-out...

  • Willian brace lifts Brazil, Paraguay hold Argentina

    MONTEVIDEO: Brazil kick-started their South American World Cup qualifying campaign with a 3-1 victory over Venezuela on Tuesday as Chile, Ecuador and Uruguay posted their second wins and Argentina gained their first point...

    While Brazil were celebrating their first three points of the young campaign, Copa America champions Chile, Ecuador and Uruguay all notched their second victories in as many matches to stand tied on six points...

  • Messi sparkles as Argentina thrash Paraguay

    CONCEPCION: Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to reach the final of the Copa America here Tuesday...

    The Barcelona superstar tormented Paraguay mercilessly as the favorites produced their best display of the tournament and advanced to a showdown with Chile in Saturday's final...

  • Messi sparkles as devastating Argentina rout Paraguay

    CONCEPCION: Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina produced their best performance of the Copa America so far to crush Paraguay 6-1 on Tuesday and set up a classic final against hosts Chile...

    Although Messi failed to end his run of more than 900 minutes without an international goal from open play, the diminutive maestro turned creator as Argentina tore Paraguay apart and helped set up five goals......

  • Peru down Paraguay to clinch third spot

    CONCEPCION: Paolo Guerrero fired Peru to a third place play-off victory over Paraguay here on Friday to stay in the hunt for Copa America tournament top-scorer honours...

    A dangerous corner by Peru’s highly rated midfielder Christian Cueva was headed into the path of Carrillo by Paraguay’s Raul Bobadilla...

  • Messi injury absence threatens Argentina World Cup hopes after 1-0 defeat against Paraguay

    Argentina played poorly in their last three qualifiers without the injured Messi and languish in fifth place in the South American group with Paraguay and Chile hot on their tails...

    Unable to compensate for Messi's absence despite a pool of players with big reputations in European club football, Argentina were jeered and whistled by their fans after Tuesday's humiliating 1-0 home defeat by Paraguay in Cordoba...

  • Paraguay to move its embassy back to Tel Aviv

    ASUNCION: Paraguay said on Wednesday it was moving its embassy in Israel back from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv, prompting Prime Minister Benjamin Netan­yahu to order the closure of his country’s mission in the South American country...

    Paraguay’s new President Mario Abdo Benitez took the decision “to contribute to the intensification of regional and international diplomatic efforts that aim to achieve a broad, just and durable peace in the...

  • Argentina, Chile stumble again; Uruguay on brink

    Uruguay, who won 2-1 away at Paraguay, are in second-place with 27 points, followed by Colombia on 26...

    Uruguay meanwhile moved to the brink of qualification with a typically combative win over Paraguay in Asuncion and a win in Venezuela in their next game would see them through to the finals...

  • Uruguay battle Argentina to predictable stalemate

    MONTEVIDEO: Uruguay and Argentina drew 0-0 in an uninspiring but hotly contested World Cup qualifier in Montevideo on Thursday, a result that leaves both sides still needing points to guarantee a place at Russia 2018...

    Uruguay’s Diego Rodin had a goal chalked off for offside in the first half and Luis Suarez saw his 45-yard attempt to lob keeper Sergio Romero sail narrowly over...

  • After 252 years, English warship to be raised off Uruguay

    COLONIA SACRAMENTO: A sunken English warship, perhaps holding a treasure chest of gold coins onboard, will be raised from its watery grave off the coast of Uruguay after being submerged for some 252 years, a treasure hunter announced...

    Collado announced on Friday he has received permission from the Uruguay government to bring up the remains of the 60-gun privateer from off the coast of Colonia del Sacramento...

  • Furious Messi warns team mates ahead of Uruguay clash

    LA SERENA: Lionel Messi has warned his Argentina team-mates that Tuesday's Copa America clash with Uruguay is a must-win encounter after their stumbling draw with Paraguay...

    The tournament favourites were left stunned on Saturday after they let a 2-0 lead slip as Paraguay snatched a 2-2 draw with a last-gasp equaliser in Group B...

  • Aguero header downs Uruguay, gets Argentina on-track

    LA SERENA: Sergio Aguero got Argentina's Copa America campaign back on track Tuesday, scoring the only goal as the tournament favourites battled to a 1-0 victory over historic rivals Uruguay...

    The result leaves Argentina firmly on course to win Group B, with only one game against tournament minnows Jamaica, beaten 1-0 by Paraguay in Tuesday's early game, remaining...

  • Italy cruise past Uruguay

    NICE: Italy beat Uruguay for the first time in 27 years with a comfortable 3-0 success in Nice, France on Wednesday, as the South Americans’ defender Jose Gimenez had a shocker...

    With star strikers Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez injured, Uruguay suffer an early blow as Gimenez scored a bizarre own goal after just seven minutes...

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