Chile Wins Copa America in the Best of the Week

  • Peru Seal Third Place After Paraguay Beatdown
    1/28 Peru ended their 2015 Copa America campaign on a high, overcoming Paraguay 2-0 in the third-place match in Concepcion. Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero were the heroes for Peru, who also finished third four years ago, with their second-half goals proving the difference at Estadio Municipal Alcaldesa Ester Roa Rebolledo.
  • Gonzalo Jara Suspended Two Games
    2/28 Chile defender Gonzalo Jara has had his three-match ban reduced on appeal, though he still won't feature again in this year's Copa América. Jara was punished by Conmebol after the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) reported the player for the role he played in the dismissal of Edinson Cavani.
  • Gonzalo Jara Suspended Two Games
    3/28 Chile defender Gonzalo Jara has had his three-match ban reduced on appeal, though he still won't feature again in this year's Copa América. Jara was punished by Conmebol after the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) reported the player for the role he played in the dismissal of Edinson Cavani.
  • AC Milan Secure Luiz Adriano Signing
    4/28 Milan have announced the signing of Brazil striker Luiz Adriano from Shakhtar. Adriano, who scored nine times in seven UEFA Champions League appearances last season, has signed a contract at San Siro until June 2020.
  • AC Milan Secure Luiz Adriano Signing
    5/28 Milan have announced the signing of Brazil striker Luiz Adriano from Shakhtar. Adriano, who scored nine times in seven UEFA Champions League appearances last season, has signed a contract at San Siro until June 2020.
  • Porto Confirm Atletico Madrid Move For Jackson Martinez
    6/28 Porto have confirmed Jackson Martinez's move to Atletico Madrid has taken a step closer after the Liga club met the release clause in his contract. Porto have confirmed to the Portuguese Securities and Market Commission that Atletico have activated the €35million clause in his contract, paving the way for talks to begin over his transfer.
  • Porto Confirm Atletico Madrid Move For Jackson Martinez
    7/28 Porto have confirmed Jackson Martinez's move to Atletico Madrid has taken a step closer after the Liga club met the release clause in his contract. Porto have confirmed to the Portuguese Securities and Market Commission that Atletico have activated the €35million clause in his contract, paving the way for talks to begin over his transfer.
  • Vargas and Guerrero Ended as Copa America Top Scorers
    8/28 The Chilean Eduardo Vargas and Peruvian Paolo Guerrero shared the award for top scorer in the 2015 Copa America, as both scored 4 goals throughout the tournament. Guerrero was also the top scorer in the 2011 edition.
  • Vargas and Guerrero Ended as Copa America Top Scorers
    9/28 The Chilean Eduardo Vargas and Peruvian Paolo Guerrero shared the award for top scorer in the 2015 Copa America, as both scored 4 goals throughout the tournament. Guerrero was also the top scorer in the 2011 edition.
  • Miranda Makes Inter Move
    10/28 Inter have completed the signing of Atletico Madrid defender Miranda. The Brazil international, who has recently returned from the Copa America in Chile, jetted into Milan for his medical and has now sealed a transfer that sees him become head coach Roberto Mancini's latest addition after Geoffrey Kondogbia arrived from Monaco last week.
  • Miranda Makes Inter Move
    11/28 Inter have completed the signing of Atletico Madrid defender Miranda. The Brazil international, who has recently returned from the Copa America in Chile, jetted into Milan for his medical and has now sealed a transfer that sees him become head coach Roberto Mancini's latest addition after Geoffrey Kondogbia arrived from Monaco last week.
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  • America New King
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  • Javier Hernandez Injury Sours Friendly With Honduras
    14/28 A serious injury to Javier Hernandez hung a dark cloud over Mexico's 0-0 friendly draw against Honduras. Hernandez was substituted in the 41st minute after being pushed over by Honduras' Brayan Beckeles at NRG Stadium in Texas, immediately beckoning to the bench with his left arm, while holding his right arm limp and has been ruled out of the Gold Cup.
  • Javier Hernandez Injury Sours Friendly With Honduras
    15/28 A serious injury to Javier Hernandez hung a dark cloud over Mexico's 0-0 friendly draw against Honduras. Hernandez was substituted in the 41st minute after being pushed over by Honduras' Brayan Beckeles at NRG Stadium in Texas, immediately beckoning to the bench with his left arm, while holding his right arm limp and has been ruled out of the Gold Cup.
  • Peru Seal Third Place After Paraguay Beatdown
    16/28 Peru ended their 2015 Copa America campaign on a high, overcoming Paraguay 2-0 in the third-place match in Concepcion. Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero were the heroes for Peru, who also finished third four years ago, with their second-half goals proving the difference at Estadio Municipal Alcaldesa Ester Roa Rebolledo.
  • F1: Lewis Hamilton Wins British GP
    17/28 Finally, Lewis Hamilton won the 2015 Formula 1 British Grand Prix after an inspired drive in changeable conditions at Silverstone - his third triumph on home soil, matching the record of compatriots Jim Clark and Nigel Mansell. The world champion saw off the threat of early leaders Williams, and then made an inspired pit call when rain hit late in the race to ensure victory over Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg and the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel.
  • F1: Lewis Hamilton Wins British GP
    18/28 Finally, Lewis Hamilton won the 2015 Formula 1 British Grand Prix after an inspired drive in changeable conditions at Silverstone - his third triumph on home soil, matching the record of compatriots Jim Clark and Nigel Mansell. The world champion saw off the threat of early leaders Williams, and then made an inspired pit call when rain hit late in the race to ensure victory over Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg and the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel.
  • Chile Crowned Copa America Champions
    19/28 Chile finally won their first major trophy to spark jubilant scenes in Santiago as Argentina were beaten 4-1 on penalties in the Copa America final. Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega missed from the spot in a shootout at Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez Pradanos following a drab goalless encounter, as Argentina endured more heartbreak almost a year after losing the World Cup final against Germany.
  • Federer Beat Groth to Reach Wimbledon Last 16
    20/28 Seven-time champion Roger Federer defeated big-serving Australian Sam Groth to reach the Wimbledon last 16. Second seed Federer clinched a 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 victory over the world number 69 who fired a 147mph ace in the third game.
  • Federer Beat Groth to Reach Wimbledon Last 16
    21/28 Seven-time champion Roger Federer defeated big-serving Australian Sam Groth to reach the Wimbledon last 16. Second seed Federer clinched a 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 victory over the world number 69 who fired a 147mph ace in the third game.
  • Tour de France 2015: Rohan Dennis Wins Opening Stage
    22/28 Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial. Dennis powered along the 8.6-mile, flat and windy urban circuit through cycling-mad Utrecht in 14 minutes, 56 seconds.
  • Tour de France 2015: Rohan Dennis Wins Opening Stage
    23/28 Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial. Dennis powered along the 8.6-mile, flat and windy urban circuit through cycling-mad Utrecht in 14 minutes, 56 seconds.
  • Chelsea Agree Loan Deal for Falcao
    24/28 Chelsea have agreed a deal with Monaco to complete the loan signing of Colombia international Radamel Falcao for a year. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has previously hinted the club could make a move for the striker before the switch was confirmed.
  • Chelsea Agree Loan Deal for Falcao
    25/28 Chelsea have agreed a deal with Monaco to complete the loan signing of Colombia international Radamel Falcao for a year. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has previously hinted the club could make a move for the striker before the switch was confirmed.
  • Chile Crowned Copa America Champions
    26/28 Chile finally won their first major trophy to spark jubilant scenes in Santiago as Argentina were beaten 4-1 on penalties in the Copa America final. Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega missed from the spot in a shootout at Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez Pradanos following a drab goalless encounter, as Argentina endured more heartbreak almost a year after losing the World Cup final against Germany.
  • Chile Crowned Copa America Champions
    27/28 Chile finally won their first major trophy to spark jubilant scenes in Santiago as Argentina were beaten 4-1 on penalties in the Copa America final. Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega missed from the spot in a shootout at Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez Pradanos following a drab goalless encounter, as Argentina endured more heartbreak almost a year after losing the World Cup final against Germany.
  • America New King
    28/28 In this exciting week in sports world, Chile won 2015 Copa America.

Chile Crowned Copa America Champions
Chile finally won their first major trophy to spark jubilant scenes in Santiago as Argentina were beaten 4-1 on penalties in the Copa America final. Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega missed from the spot in a shootout at Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez Pradanos following a drab  goalless encounter, as Argentina endured more heartbreak almost a year after losing the World Cup final against Germany.

Chile gana la Copa América 2015 en los penales
Hizo historia. Chile se abrazó a la Copa América 2015 como el tesoro más grande. Nunca lo soltó, nunca se desconcentró. La Roja le ganó 4-1 por penales a la Selección argentina y consiguió su primer título en la historia, luego de igualar sin goles ante el conjunto de Martino.

Peru Seal Third Place After Paraguay Beatdown
Peru ended their 2015 Copa America campaign on a high, overcoming Paraguay 2-0 in the third-place match in Concepcion. Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero were the heroes for Peru, who also finished third four years ago, with their second-half goals proving the difference at Estadio Municipal Alcaldesa Ester Roa Rebolledo.

Perú vence a Paraguay y es tercero en la Copa América
Perú terminó su campaña en la Copa América 2015 venciendo a Paraguay por 2-0 en el partido del tercer lugar en Concepción. André Carrillo y Paolo Guerrero fueron los héroes de Perú, que también terminó en tercer lugar hace cuatro años.

Vargas and Guerrero Ended as Copa America Top Scorers
The Chilean Eduardo Vargas and Peruvian Paolo Guerrero shared the award for top scorer in the 2015 Copa America, as both scored 4 goals throughout the tournament. Guerrero was also the top scorer in the 2011 edition.

Vargas y Guerrero son los máximos goleadores de la Copa
El chileno Eduardo Vargas y el peruano Paolo Guerrero compartieron el premio al máximo goleador de la Copa América 2015, pues ambos anotaron 4 goles a lo largo del torneo. Guerrero también fue el máximo artillero en la edición de 2011.

Gonzalo Jara Suspended Two Games
Chile defender Gonzalo Jara has had his three-match ban reduced on appeal, though he still won't feature again in this year's Copa América. Jara was punished by Conmebol after the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) reported the player for the role he played in the dismissal of Edinson Cavani.

Conmebol reduce sanción a Gonzalo Jara
Tras escuchar la apelación chilena, la Conembol decidió reducir la sanción al defensor de la Selección Chilena Gonzalo Jara a dos partidos. Inicialmente, Jara había recibido tres partidos de suspensión tras verse involucrado en los incidentes en los que terminó el partido entre Chile y Uruguay de cuartos de final.

Javier Hernandez Injury Sours Friendly With Honduras
A serious injury to Javier Hernandez hung a dark cloud over Mexico's 0-0 friendly draw against Honduras.  Hernandez was substituted in the 41st minute after being pushed over by Honduras' Brayan Beckeles at NRG Stadium in Texas, immediately beckoning to the bench with his left arm, while holding his right arm limp and has been ruled out of the Gold Cup.

Javier Hernández sufre lesión en amistoso
Javier Hernández sufrió una fractura de clavícula en su brazo derecho durante un amistoso con la selección Mexicana ante Honduras, por lo que estará fuera de las canchas por al menos 4 semanas.

Chelsea Agree Loan Deal for Falcao
Chelsea have agreed a deal with Monaco to complete the loan signing of Colombia international Radamel Falcao for a year. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has previously hinted the club could make a move for the striker before the switch was confirmed.

Radamel Falcao jugará en Chelsea
Ya no hay más vueltas ni rumores: Radamel Falcao jugará en Chelsea. El club de Londres, a través de su cuenta de Twitter, confirmó hoy la noticia. El colombiano, cuyo pase pertenece a Monaco, fue cedido por un año.

Miranda Makes Inter Move
Inter have completed the signing of Atletico Madrid defender Miranda. The Brazil international, who has recently returned from the Copa America in Chile, jetted into Milan for his medical and has now sealed a transfer that sees him become head coach Roberto Mancini's latest addition after Geoffrey Kondogbia arrived from Monaco last week.

Atlético de Madrid confirma el traspaso de Miranda al Inter
El Atlético de Madrid ha confirmado el traspaso de Joao Miranda al Inter de Milán. El club español ha anunciado a través de un comunicado emitido en su página web la salida del defensa brasileño, que se marcha al conjunto italiano tras cuatro años en el Vicente Calderón.

AC Milan Secure Luiz Adriano Signing
Milan have announced the signing of Brazil striker Luiz Adriano from Shakhtar. Adriano, who scored nine times in seven UEFA Champions League appearances last season, has signed a contract at San Siro until June 2020.

El AC Milan anuncia el fichaje de Luiz Adriano
El AC Milan ha alcanzado un acuerdo para fichar al delantero brasileño del Shakhtar Donetsk, Luiz Adriano, que será rossonero hasta junio de 2020.



Porto Confirm Atletico Madrid Move For Jackson Martinez
Porto have confirmed Jackson Martinez's move to Atletico Madrid has taken a step closer after the Liga club met the release clause in his contract. Porto have confirmed to the Portuguese Securities and Market Commission that Atletico have activated the €35million clause in his contract, paving the way for talks to begin over his transfer.

Porto confirma transferencia de Jackson Martines al Atlético
Jackson Martínez se convirtió en nuevo jugador de Atlético de Madrid. Así lo confirmó Porto a través de su sitio oficial, donde anunció algunos detalles de los acuerdos alcanzados con el Colchonero."Atlético de Madrid le anunció a Porto que pagará la cláusula de rescisión del jugador Jackson Martínez por la cantidad de 35 millones de euros", explicó el club portugués mediante un comunicado en su portal.

Tour de France 2015: Rohan Dennis Wins Opening Stage
Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial. Dennis powered along the 8.6-mile, flat and windy urban circuit through cycling-mad Utrecht in 14 minutes, 56 seconds.

Tour de Francia 2015: Dennis hace historia
El joven australiano Rohan Dennis logró el récord de la etapa más rápida de la historia del Tour de Francia, al completar los 13,8 kilómetros de la contrarreloj en Utrecht a 55,446 kilómetros por hora. Con este récord, Dennis se convirtió en el ganador de la primera etapa de la edición 2015 del Tour.

Federer Beat Groth to Reach Wimbledon Last 16
Seven-time champion Roger Federer defeated big-serving Australian Sam Groth to reach the Wimbledon last 16. Second seed Federer clinched a 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 victory over the world number 69 who fired a 147mph ace in the third game.

Federer no detiene su marcha en Wimbledon
El suizo Roger Federer avanzó a los octavos de final de Wimbledon 2015 tras derrotar al australiano Sam Groth por 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5-7) y 6-2 en dos horas y 16 minutos de partido.

F1: Lewis Hamilton Wins British GP
Finally, Lewis Hamilton won the 2015 Formula 1 British Grand Prix after an inspired drive in changeable conditions at Silverstone - his third triumph on home soil, matching the record of compatriots Jim Clark and Nigel Mansell. The world champion saw off the threat of early leaders Williams, and then made an inspired pit call when rain hit late in the race to ensure victory over Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg and the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel.

F1: Lewis Hamilton logra la victoria en Silverstone
Finalmente, El británico Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) ganó el Gran Premio de Gran Bretaña de Fórmula 1, en Silverstone, para sumar su quinta victoria de la temporada y reforzar su liderato en la clasificación general. Hamilton, que había comenzado desde la 'pole position', se impuso ante su público y bajo la lluvia, por delante de dos alemanes, su compañero de Mercedes Nico Rosberg (2º) y Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari), tercero.