Copa America

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Brazilian Gabriel Jesus celebrates his goal in the Copa America final. Photograph: EPA

Brazil 3 Peru 1 Brazil’s Gabriel Jesus made one goal, scored another and was sent off in the second half as they beat Peru 3-1 on Sunday to win the C(...)

Lionel Messi with a fan who ran onto the field prior to the start of the second half in Houston, Texas. Photograph: Bob Levey/Getty Images

Lionel Messi stood calmly over the ball about 25 yards from the goal, contemplating the possibilities in front of him, which, for him, often seem alm(...)

Brazil players argue with Uruguayan referee Andres Cunha as he consults his assistants before awarding a goal to Peru. Brazil have failed to get out of their Copa America group for the first time since 1987. Photograph: Getty Images

Defiant Brazil manager Dunga brushed off suggestions that early elimination from the Copa America would cost him his job on Sunday, telling reporters (...)

USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann speaks during a press conference at Sodier Field stadium ahead of the Copa America match against Costa Rica. Photograph: Getty Images

After the US’s loss to Colombia in their opening group match last Friday, Clint Dempsey described Tuesday’s Copa America Centenario game against Costa(...)

 Sergio Aguero, Lionel Messi, Lucas Biglia and Pablo Zabaleta were all part of last year’s Argentina squad beaten in the Copa America final. Photograph: Getty Images

Not everybody, it’s fair to say, will be taking the Copa America Centenario entirely seriously. There’s the Olympics to prepare for and, after a World(...)

Chile players celebrate after defeating Argentina in the Copa America 2015 final. Photograph: Jorge Adorno/Reuters

Chile 0 Argentina 0 (Chile win 4-1 on penalties) Chile beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties to win their first ever Copa America title on home soil. After (...)