Koji Miyoshi scores twice as Japan draw 2-2 with Uruguay in Copa America

Copa America: Japan’s Young Guns Hold Uruguay

Uruguay 2-2 Japan A double strike from Kiyo Miyoshi earned Japan a 2-2 draw in a Copa America thriller in front of 30,000 fans at the Arena do Gremio in Porte Alegre last night. After being on the end of a 4-0 spanking at the hands of Chile in their opening fixture, the invitees made

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Brazil must be in good form to avoid group stage exit in Copa America

Surely Copa America Lightning Can’t Strike Twice?

Brazil vs Peru The thing with Brazil is that, in footballing terms, they are nearly always expected to not just win, but also entertain. Of course, to achieve one is difficult enough, to manage both on a consistent basis often impossible. Yet as hosts of the Copa America, the pressure on the Selecao is even

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Lionel Messi goal salvages 1-1 draw with Paraguay in Copa America tie

Copa America: Knockout Stage Qualification Scenarios

The Copa America group stage is already halfway over, but only Colombia have secured their spot in the quarter-finals after their victory over Qatar. The other seven slots are still very much up for grabs, and there are several different permutations that could possibly play out in the remaining group games. Even Argentina, who have

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Can Venezuela make it to the next round of Copa America?

Copa America: Venezuela’s Target is in Sight

Bolivia vs Venezuela The knockout stages of the Copa America are just around the corner and in Group A, the top two places are still up for grabs. Bolivia and Venezuela meet in their final group game but will arrive in rather different moods, with the Vinotinto still in with a good chance of qualification

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Argentina are still alive in the Copa America following their lucky 1-1 draw against Paraguay

Copa America: Lucky Argentina Avoid Early Exit

Argentina 1-1 Paraguay Argentina just about kept their hopes of qualifying for the Copa America knockout stage alive as they salvaged a 1-1 draw against Paraguay. Lionel Messi scored an equaliser from the penalty spot while goalkeeper Franco Armani saved a Paraguay penalty for La Albiceleste, who once again failed to look like one of

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