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Chile Wins The Copa America

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July 06, 2015 

What a way to end La Copa America with penalty shots to decide the Champion. The heavily favored Argentina, led by their star player Lionel Messi, could not score a goal through out the game and Chile’s long awaited Copa would come during the penalty shootouts. Arsenal’s Alexi Sanchez hit the winning penalty shot for….

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Lionel Messi Breaks La Liga Scoring Record

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November 25, 2014 

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi set a La Liga scoring record of 253 goals when he netted a hat-trick in Saturday’s (November 22) 5-1 win at home to Sevilla. Messi is now the indisputably the record goal scorer in La Liga’s history. The previous record has been held by former Athletic Bilbao striker Telmo Zarra since….

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Messi Is No Maradona As Argentina Loses World Cup Final

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July 13, 2014 

Tens of thousands of Argentinians had flooded Rio hoping to see Messi inspire his team to their third World Cup win. This was Messi’s chance to put himself on par with the legend, Diego Maradona. But unlike in 1986, when Maradona helped Argentina win the World Cup by beating Germany. When the game looked like….

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Argentina Versus Germany In The World Cup Final.

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July 12, 2014 

In the previous World Cups finals, we saw a battle between two stars help decide the outcome of the game. In 2002, it was Ronaldo versus Oliver Kahn. In 2006, it was Zinedine Zidane versus Marco Materazzi. In 2010 it was Andres Iniesta versus Mark van Bommel. This time around it will be Bastian Schweinsteiger….

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¡Que Viva Argentina! Germany vs Argentina In the World Cup Finals

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July 09, 2014 

Latin America is just 90 minutes away from winning the World Cup. The battle of Messi vs Robben turned out to be the battle of the goalies and who can make penalty shots. On a cold rainy night in Belo Horizonte, Argentina and the Netherlands battled with very few chances to score. The only really….

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