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The heartwarming tale of Radamel Falcao's spectacular rebirth

The heartwarming tale of Radamel Falcao's spectacular rebirth

He looked an irreparablybroken player at Manchester United and at Chelsea, but the Colombian striker has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in Monaco 10 May 2017
The 15 best football documentaries you need to watch

The 15 best football documentaries you need to watch

Clough, Colombia and the Class of 92 all star as Jon Spurling selects the best factual films about the beautiful game. 7 May 2017
8 players who switched international allegiances – and a Premier League star who still could

8 players who switched international allegiances – and a Premier League star who still could

Tim Ellis picks out a handful of stars who chose to represent a country they weren't born in. 10 Apr 2017
Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

See how many of these long-serving international heroes you can recall 30 Mar 2017
Ecuador 0 Colombia 2: James the star as Pekerman's men leapfrog Argentina

Ecuador 0 Colombia 2: James the star as Pekerman's men leapfrog Argentina

Colombia beat Ecuador 2-0 in Quito to boost their World Cup hopes, thanks to goals from James Rodriguez and Juan Cuadrado. 29 Mar 2017
Colombia 1 Bolivia 0: Captain James hits crucial late winner

Colombia 1 Bolivia 0: Captain James hits crucial late winner

Colombia looked to be heading for a costly draw in World Cup qualifying before James Rodriguez's intervention against Bolivia. 24 Mar 2017
James: I can play more freely with Colombia than Real Madrid

James: I can play more freely with Colombia than Real Madrid

Real Madrid star James Rodriguez feels more restricted playing for Zinedine Zidane's men than he does Colombia. 16 Mar 2017
Tite enjoys 'human dimension' of Colombia friendly more than Brazil win

Tite enjoys 'human dimension' of Colombia friendly more than Brazil win

Dudu scored the only goal as Brazil overcame Colombia in a friendly for Chapecoense, but Tite was not concerned about the result. 26 Jan 2017
Brazil 1 Colombia 0: Dudu scores winner in friendly for Chapecoense

Brazil 1 Colombia 0: Dudu scores winner in friendly for Chapecoense

A goal from Dudu helped Brazil to a friendly win over Colombia as the nations raised money for Chapecoense. 26 Jan 2017
Robinho named in Brazil squad for Chapecoense fundraiser

Robinho named in Brazil squad for Chapecoense fundraiser

Brazil will face Colombia in a fundraiser for the families of the Chapecoense air crash victims, and Robinho is set to feature. 20 Jan 2017
Brazil-Colombia friendly for Chapecoense confirmed for January 25

Brazil-Colombia friendly for Chapecoense confirmed for January 25

A Brazil side formed of domestic-based players will take on Colombia to raise funds for Chapecoense in January. 20 Dec 2016
Who should win the Puskas Award 2016? FourFourTwo decides

Who should win the Puskas Award 2016? FourFourTwo decides

Lionel Messi, Neymar and Wales Euro 2016 hero Hal Robson-Kanu are among the nominees for FIFA's goal of the year gong which is awarded next month. Greg Lea turns judge to weigh up the 10 contenders' efforts 8 Dec 2016
Brazil-Colombia friendly proposed to raise money for Chapecoense

Brazil-Colombia friendly proposed to raise money for Chapecoense

Brazil and Colombia could play at the Maracana on January 22 to help raise money for Chapecoense after last week's tragic air disaster. 6 Dec 2016
Ronaldo a bad influence on James - Asprilla

Ronaldo a bad influence on James - Asprilla

James Rodriguez's bad attitude on the pitch stems from his relationship with Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid, says Faustino Asprilla. 18 Nov 2016
Messi made the difference - Pekerman

Messi made the difference - Pekerman

Jose Pekerman lamented Colombia conceding first in their World Cup qualifying loss to Argentina. 16 Nov 2016
Bauza never questioned players

Bauza never questioned players

Edgardo Bauza praised Argentina for what he felt was a deserved win over Colombia in World Cup qualifying. 16 Nov 2016
Argentina players boycott media after Lavezzi claims

Argentina players boycott media after Lavezzi claims

Accusations made against Ezequiel Lavezzi led to Argentina players boycotting media duties after their win over Colombia. 16 Nov 2016
Argentina 3 Colombia 0: Messi inspires much-needed win

Argentina 3 Colombia 0: Messi inspires much-needed win

Argentina finally returned to winning ways in World Cup qualifying as Lionel Messi led them past Colombia. 16 Nov 2016
When Pablo Escobar did football – and changed the game in Colombia forever

When Pablo Escobar did football – and changed the game in Colombia forever

Pablo Escobar may be one of historys most infamous criminals, but he also had a soft spot for football. Heres the story of how his passion and money changed the face of Colombias game 15 Nov 2016
Rude scoreboards, wrong flags, Rivaldo's numbers & football's biggest balls-ups

Rude scoreboards, wrong flags, Rivaldo's numbers & football's biggest balls-ups

Tim Ellis picks out nine embarrassing episodes that prove that major gaffes don't just happen on the pitch 30 Sep 2016
FIFA rankings: Brazil soar to fourth, Spain exit top 10

FIFA rankings: Brazil soar to fourth, Spain exit top 10

Brazil are up into joint-fourth, Spain are out of the top 10, while Argentina remain top of the latest FIFA World Ranking table. 15 Sep 2016