Two goals by Diaz gives Colombia third place at Copa America

Colombia beat Peru 3-2 on Friday in the third-place match at Copa America after striker Luis Díaz scored a pair of goals, one of them assisted by goalkeeper Camilo Vargas.

Rio opens 10 per cent of Maracana Stadium for Copa America final

Rio de Janeiro officials are allowing Copa America organizers to invite thousands of COVID-19-tested fans into the final at Maracana Stadium between Brazil and Argentina on Saturday.

Argentina advances on penalties to Copa final against Brazil

It will be Lionel Messi's Argentina against Neymar's Brazil in the Copa America final on Saturday at the historic Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Neymar and Sanchez return for Copa America knockout match

Neymar and Sanchez return for Copa America knockout match

Defending champion Brazil and Chile will have their star players back in action when they meet in the Copa America quarterfinals on Friday. Neymar will return for Brazil and Alexis Sánchez has recovered from a calf muscle injury ahead of the encounter at the Nilton Santos Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Brazil beats Colombia after referee's accidental pass

Brazil beat Colombia 2-1 in a tense Copa America match on Wednesday that featured three extraordinary goals.

Euros headline a full slate of soccer action today on TSN

Wednesday’s schedule is packed with soccer as eight games from Euro 2020, Copa America, and Major League Soccer will be featured live on TSN.

Englishman scores in Chile's Copa America win over Bolivia

Englishman scores in Chile's Copa America win over Bolivia

On a day many football fans expected Harry Kane to shine at the European Championship, it was an Englishman playing for Chile at Copa America who managed to put the ball into the back of the net. Born in Stoke, 22-year-old Ben Brereton scored Chile's goal in a 1-0 win over Bolivia on Friday.

Brazil beats Peru to move into first in Copa America group

Brazil beats Peru to move into first in Copa America group

Brazil changed half of its team to face Peru on Thursday in its second Copa America match but still cruised to a 4-0 victory. Defender Alex Sandro, Neymar, midfielder Everton Ribeiro and striker Richarlison scored the goals at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Messi and Argentina draw with Chile at Copa America

Lionel Messi scored a stunning free kick, repeatedly dribbled through the Chilean defense and created opportunities regularly for his Argentina teammates.

Brazil opens Copa America with 3-0 win over Venezuela

Brazil kicked off a Copa America tournament that has been opposed by some members of its own team with a 3-0 win over Venezuela on Sunday.

Brazil's top court allows Copa America despite virus worries

Brazil's top court allows Copa America despite virus worries

Brazil’s Supreme Court on Thursday gave its go-ahead for the Copa America soccer tournament to kick off here despite the country's alarming COVID-19 figures. The unanimous vote by the 11 justices provides relief for President Jair Bolsonaro and tournament organizers in Brazil, which is hosting the event after the withdrawal of Colombia and Argentina.

Bolsonaro wants to host Copa America in Brazil despite virus

Bolsonaro wants to host Copa America in Brazil despite virus

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro wants this month's Copa America soccer tournament to be held in his country despite the raging coronavirus pandemic. South American soccer body CONMEBOL chose Brazil as a replacement host on Monday after Argentina was dropped because of the spread of the virus in that country.

FIFA bans Peruvian soccer official Burga for life

FIFA bans Peruvian soccer official Burga for life

A South American soccer official acquitted of racketeering in the United States has been banned for life by FIFA for taking bribes. FIFA says it found "overwhelming evidence" that Manuel Burga got or was promised $6.6 million in bribes linked to marketing deals for the Copa America and Copa Libertadores.

Brazil coach Tite critical of Messi's complaints

Brazil coach Tite critical of Messi's complaints

Brazil coach Tite has criticized Lionel Messi for his complaints against the Copa América refereeing. Brazil beat Messi's Argentina lineup in the semifinals and clinched the title Sunday with a 3-1 win over Peru.

Another side of Messi appears in Copa America

Another side of Messi appears in Copa America

Gone was the shy player who rarely showed any emotion on or off the field. In was an outspoken leader who got mad at referees and made corruption accusations against South American soccer officials.

Copa America: Messi sent off as Argentina takes 3rd place

Copa America: Messi sent off as Argentina takes 3rd place

For a match that didn't mean much, there was a lot going on as Argentina defeated Chile 2-1 to finish third in the Copa América on Saturday. Lionel Messi was sent off after getting involved in an altercation in a tense third-place game between the rivals from the last two finals of the South American competition.

Messi sent off, shown straight red card in heated contest

Messi sent off, shown straight red card in heated contest

Lionel Messi has been sent off in the first half of the third-place game between Argentina and Chile in the Copa America on Saturday. Messi was red carded after getting into a shoving match with Chile midfielder Gary Medel, who also was ejected.