Chile Wins 2nd Straight Copa America TitleMessi put his penalty kick over the crossbar, Francisco Silva converted Chile's shootout finale and La Roja won their second straight Copa America title by beating Argentina 4-2 on penalty kicks following a 0-0 tie Sunday night.
Team USA Falls To Columbia 1-0, Finishes 4th In Copa AmericaAfter losing to Argentina 4-0 in the semifinals, the 31st-ranked U.S. was beaten by No. 3 Colombia for the second time in the 16-nation tournament.
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Gap Between U.S. & World Elites Evident In Copa LossThere were plenty of things that the U.S. wishes it had done differently in the Copa America semifinal against Argentina. However, it's entirely possible there was nothing these players could have done.
Cameron Back In Houston For Copa SemifinalEarlier this year, Geoff Cameron wasn't quite sure what his role on the U.S. national team would be. Things are much different now. Cameron has paired with John Brooks to help the United States reach the Copa America semifinals.
Dempsey, Zardes Lead US Over Ecuador 2-1, Into Copa SemisThe U.S. won a knockout game against a nation outside its region for only the second time and will play Argentina or Venezuela on Tuesday in Houston.
Klinsmann Hopes Mentality Changes In Copa KnockoutsJurgen Klinsmann wants a transformed mentality when the United States opens the knockout phase of the Copa America against Ecuador on Thursday. "I want to see them risk things," the U.S. coach said. "Let's go for it."
US Bounces Back With 4-0 Victory Over Costa RicaClint Dempsey had a goal and two assists, and the United States rebounded from its opening loss in Copa America with a convincing 4-0 victory over Costa Rica on Tuesday night.