Copa America

Christian Benitez of America celebrates his second goal against Atlas, during their Mexican Apertura tournament, in Mexico City, on August 21, 2011. (credit: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

Ecuadorian Soccer Star Dies Suddenly After Game

Christian Benitez, a soccer star from Ecuador who led the Mexican league in scoring last season, died Monday a day after playing in a game for his club in Qatar. He was 27.

07/29/2013

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Uruguay Beats Paraguay 3-0 To Win Copa America

Diego Forlan scored twice and Uruguay won the Copa America for a record 15th time after beating Paraguay 3-0 Sunday.

07/24/2011

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Uruguay Upsets Argentina In PKs At Copa America

Uruguay advanced to the semifinals of the Copa America with a penalty shootout victory over hosts Argentina on Saturday, with Carlos Tevez having his spotkick saved.

07/16/2011

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