Tag Archives: chile

  • Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    After enduring plenty of scrutiny for coming up short in yet another international tournament, Lionel Messi is believed to be pondering a temporary split from Argentina’s national soccer team. According to Argentine newspaper Olé (via the Spanish Daily AS), Messi “has been hurt by a series of personal attacks” following Argentina’s loss to Chile in […]

  • Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    This year’s Copa America hosts have booked themselves a spot in Saturday’s final thanks to Eduardo Vargas, who scored both goals during Chile’s 2-1 win over Peru on Monday—including this ridiculous game-winning-golazo from long-range. Check it out: Chile will take on the winner of tomorrow’s second semi-final between Argentina and Paraguay.

  • The VCA Race Is The Craziest Race In The World! (POV Video)

    The VCA Race Is The Craziest Race In The World! (POV Video)

    Many consider the Valparaiso Cerro Abajo Downhill race (a.k.a. VCA race) to be one of the craziest races in the world.  Just one look at the video below from a racer’s point of view will likely have you agreeing with such a statement. Taking place in the streets of Chile, riders compete in time trials […]

  • Referee Punches Player…Runs For His Life

    Referee Punches Player…Runs For His Life

    Being a referee in soccer is not exactly a safe line of work.  One mistake and you may very well find yourself running for your life.  This referee from the Chilean second division learned that the hard way.  So what was his mistake?  Punching a player in the face. Upon seeing their fallen teammate, several […]