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Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite tells Lionel Messi to show some respect following his rant against CONMEBOL
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Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite tells Lionel Messi to show some respect following his rant against CONMEBOL

Brazil coach Tite told Lionel Messi to show some respect following claims from the Argentina captain that the Copa America had been fixed so the hosts would win.

Copa America 2019: Organised Brazil adhere to Tite's progressive philosophy to clinch continental title
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Copa America 2019: Organised Brazil adhere to Tite's progressive philosophy to clinch continental title

This was Brazil's third Copa America win in 15 years and they were by far the best-organised and modern side in the tournament

Copa America 2019: Ten-man Brazil beat Peru 3-1 in final to lift trophy for first time in 12 years
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Copa America 2019: Ten-man Brazil beat Peru 3-1 in final to lift trophy for first time in 12 years

Ten-man Brazil held on to win the Copa America on home soil despite Gabriel Jesus's dismissal with a 3-1 victory over Peru on Sunday.

Copa America 2019: CONMEBOL responds to Lionel Messi's corruption jibe, says accusations 'unfounded and untrue'
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Copa America 2019: CONMEBOL responds to Lionel Messi's corruption jibe, says accusations 'unfounded and untrue'

South American football governing body CONMEBOL hit back at Argentine superstar Lionel Messi on Saturday after he accused the body of corruption.

Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite strives to find right balance as uninspiring hosts aim to beat Peru in final
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Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite strives to find right balance as uninspiring hosts aim to beat Peru in final

Brazil failed to ignite at this Copa America. They haven’t conceded a single goal, a testimony to their defensive solidity, but the team hasn’t played attractive football either.

Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi blasts CONMEBOL for 'corruption' and biased referees after being shown red card
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Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi blasts CONMEBOL for 'corruption' and biased referees after being shown red card

Lionel Messi hit out at corruption and the referees at the Copa America after he was harshly sent off as Argentina secured third place with a 2-1 victory over Chile on Saturday.

Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi shown red card as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 to finish third in tournament
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Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi shown red card as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 to finish third in tournament

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.

Copa America 2019: 'It's an ideal time to play Brazil,' says Peru coach Ricardo Gareca ahead of continental final
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Copa America 2019: 'It's an ideal time to play Brazil,' says Peru coach Ricardo Gareca ahead of continental final

While he said he'd analyzed all of Brazil's matches, Gareca insisted he'd taken no hints from Venezuela and Paraguay, two sides who kept a clean sheet against the hosts

Copa America 2019: Brazil look to maintain tournament clean sheet in final against Peru
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Copa America 2019: Brazil look to maintain tournament clean sheet in final against Peru

Brazil are aiming to win the Copa America without conceding a single goal in the entire tournament when they face Peru in the finals on Sunday

Copa America 2019: Argentine Football Association seeks answers on suspected VAR interference during semi-final clash against Brazil
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Copa America 2019: Argentine Football Association seeks answers on suspected VAR interference during semi-final clash against Brazil

Argentina's football association on Friday asked the company supplying the VAR technology being used at the Copa America to clarify whether Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro's security team interfered with Tuesday's semi-final.

Copa America 2019: Argentina Football Assocation lodges complaint with CONMEBOL over refereeing in Brazil defeat
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Copa America 2019: Argentina Football Assocation lodges complaint with CONMEBOL over refereeing in Brazil defeat

AFA president Claudio Tapia sent a six-page letter to CONMEBOL in support of the Argentinian team after Lionel Messi himself expressed anger against refereeing of Ecuadorian Roddy Zambrano.

Copa America 2019: Peru stun defending champions Chile to reach final for first time in 44 years
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Copa America 2019: Peru stun defending champions Chile to reach final for first time in 44 years

Goals from Edison Flores, Christian Cueva and Paolo Guerrero handed Peru a deserved win which sends them into a final against Brazil at the Maracana Stadium on Sunday.

Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero fume over VAR's absence in Argentina's 2-0 semi-final loss to Brazil
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Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero fume over VAR's absence in Argentina's 2-0 semi-final loss to Brazil

Argentina’s Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero lashed out at the officiating after their 2-0 Copa America semi-final defeat to Brazil on Tuesday and questioned why video technology was not consulted in two penalty appeals that were waved away.

Copa America 2019: Argentina crash out but have a future to build on; Brazil still not getting the right balance
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Copa America 2019: Argentina crash out but have a future to build on; Brazil still not getting the right balance

Copa America finally came to life with Brazil's 2-0 win over Argentina in the semi-finals. Despite the defeat, Argentina can take heart from progress made, something that cannot be said for Brazil.

Copa America 2019: No retirement on the cards for Lionel Messi after another heartbreak with Argentina
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Copa America 2019: No retirement on the cards for Lionel Messi after another heartbreak with Argentina

Lionel Messi has said he has no plans to retire from international football after yet another trophy-less run in a tournament. Argentina lost to Brazil in the Copa America.

Copa America 2019: Gabriel Jesus, Roberto Firmino send Brazil into final as Lionel Messi fails to inspire Argentina again
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Copa America 2019: Gabriel Jesus, Roberto Firmino send Brazil into final as Lionel Messi fails to inspire Argentina again

Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino scored the goals as Brazil beat arch-rivals Argentina 2-0 on Tuesday to qualify for the Copa America final

Copa America 2019: Chile determined to leave legacy as 'triple champions', says midfielder Arturo Vidal
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Copa America 2019: Chile determined to leave legacy as 'triple champions', says midfielder Arturo Vidal

Title holders Chile are gunning to become only the second team to win the title thrice in a row after Argentina did so from 1945-47

Copa America 2019: Tite's Brazil seek 2016 encore at Mineirao as they meet Lionel Messi's Argentina in semi-final
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Copa America 2019: Tite's Brazil seek 2016 encore at Mineirao as they meet Lionel Messi's Argentina in semi-final

Brazil's Tite has been obsessed with the balance of his side since Kazan and he has enforced obvious corrections to allow his team more solidity and steel — lower positioning of the full backs, the pace of Marquinhos in defence and the extra man in front of the back line. The flip side is that Tite runs the risks of becoming overly cautious and defensive.

Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite admits to having sleepless nights ahead of Argentina clash
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Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite admits to having sleepless nights ahead of Argentina clash

Tite took over from the sacked Dunga following Brazil's poor performance at the 2016 Centenario Copa America and said that he is just as nervous now as he was during his early matches in charge of the national team.

Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero will have to sweat to score against Brazil, says Jesus
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Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero will have to sweat to score against Brazil, says Jesus

Striker Jesus reckons Argentina will have it tough to breach the Brazilian defence which has not conceded a goal in four matches at the Copa America