Colombia bows out of World Cup in penalty shootout with England

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The English finally overcame their penalty kick curse and it was Colombia that turned out to be snake-bitten at the end of Tuesday's dramatic...

Colombia vs England As It Happened: Colombia stumbles in penalty shootout...

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*Please note that loading may take a few seconds depending on your browser. England win on penalties 4-3 against Colombia.

Playing away: Spanish football language

Spanish football language
If the World Cup puts you in the mood for a game or two, we have all the Spanish football language that will help you make your point on the pitch.

Will Colombia vanquish England?

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 In what will present a test for the loyalties of many a Colombian-based English expat, Los Cafeteros are set to take on England in...

Football idioms: Back of the net

Football idioms
The beautiful game has inspired some beautiful language. We kick around some football idioms so that you can banter with the best of them.

Colombia’s World Cup kits

Colombia's World Cup kits
In every tournament from 1962 until 2018, Colombia shines with a different kit. What have Colombia's World Cup kits looked like through the ages?

Colombia tops Senegal to win World Cup group and advance to...

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  Colombia got its dream result Thursday with a 1-0 win against Senegal to win Group H and classify for the Round of 16 for...

Opinion: Has Colombian football overcome the tragedy of Andrés Escobar?

Vengeance, football, murder: the infamous end of Andrés Escobar is the very real story of what can occur when on-field mistakes result in real...

As it happened: Colombia upends Senegal 1-0 to win Group H

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After a rough start to the World Cup, a convincing 3-0 win against Poland has momentum back on Colombia's side. But can Los Cafeteros...

Senegal stand between Colombia and knockout rounds

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It is theoretically possible for the Colombian national team to advance to the knockout rounds with a draw against Senegal this morning. If Japan...