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Lionel Messi magic seals Argentina's 2018 World Cup spot; Chile out

Lionel Messi magic seals Argentina's 2018 World Cup spot; Chile out

The win helped Argentina finished third in the ten-team qualifiers and booked their ticket to Russia. They are joined by Brazil (1st), Uruguay (2nd) and Colombia (4th). Fifth-placed Peru will take on New Zealand in the inter-confederation play-off.

Oct 11, 2017, 07:42 AM IST
Argentina, Chile slip up, Uruguay on brink of 2018 World Cup qualification

Argentina, Chile slip up, Uruguay on brink of 2018 World Cup qualification

The results left 2014 World Cup finalists Argentina and reigning Copa America champions Chile outside of the automatic qualifying places and sets up a nail-biting final two rounds of matches next month.

Sep 06, 2017, 09:45 AM IST
2018 World Cup qualifiers: Lionel Messi-led Argentina look to maintain pressure on Chile

2018 World Cup qualifiers: Lionel Messi-led Argentina look to maintain pressure on Chile

An uninspiring 0-0 draw with Uruguay in Montevideo on Thursday left Argentina level on 23 points with fourth-placed Chile, who lead on goal difference.

Sep 04, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Alexis Sanchez named in Chile squad for games against Paraguay, Bolivia

World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Alexis Sanchez named in Chile squad for games against Paraguay, Bolivia

Sanchez has yet to play for his English Premier League club Arsenal this season after straining an abdominal muscle.

Aug 18, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Chile result a sign that positive outcome possible for India at U-17 World Cup: Coach Luis Norton de Matos

Chile result a sign that positive outcome possible for India at U-17 World Cup: Coach Luis Norton de Matos

The Indian Colts came from a goal down to hold Chile after being reduced to 10 men in Mexico City in a 1-1 draw.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:30 PM IST
Confederations Cup 2017: Soaked Joachim Loew hails Germany's next generation of stars after win over Chile

Confederations Cup 2017: Soaked Joachim Loew hails Germany's next generation of stars after win over Chile

Lars Stindl`s simple tap-in was enough to seal Germany`s victory in Sunday`s final in St Petersburg as the youthful world champions lifted the Confed Cup for the first time.

Jul 03, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Confederations Cup 2017: Chile coach defends Marcelo Diaz after blunder in final against Germany

Diaz`s momentary lapse of concentration in Saint Petersburg let Timo Werner rob him of possession, draw goalkeeper Claudio Bravo and pass to Lars Stindl, who tapped the winning goal into an empty net on 20 minutes.

Jul 03, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
Confederations Cup 2017: Lars Stindl tap-in punishes Chile blunder as Germany lift maiden title

Confederations Cup 2017: Lars Stindl tap-in punishes Chile blunder as Germany lift maiden title

Diaz`s momentary lapse in concentration let Timo Werner rob him of possession, draw the goalkeeper and pass to Stindl, who scored into an empty net on 20 minutes in Saint Petersburg.

Jul 03, 2017, 09:00 AM IST
FIFA Confederations Cup final: Germany vs Chile – Five key areas in battle for trophy

FIFA Confederations Cup final: Germany vs Chile – Five key areas in battle for trophy

When the teams drew 1-1 in the group stages ten days ago, an early mistake in the German defence allowed Alexis Sanchez to put Chile ahead after only six minutes, before Lars Stindl equalised.

Jul 02, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
FIFA Confederations Cup final: Germany vs Chile – Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

FIFA Confederations Cup final: Germany vs Chile – Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

Regardless of what happens in the final there will be a new name on the trophy, as both Germany and Chile have never won this tournament.

Jul 01, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Confederations Cup 2017: Leon Goretzka's brace against Mexico puts Germany in final

Confederations Cup 2017: Leon Goretzka's brace against Mexico puts Germany in final

Attacking midfielder Goretzka ran riot in Sochi with goals on six and eight minutes before Timo Werner and substitute Amin Younes netted in the second half.

Jun 30, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
Confederations Cup 2017: Germany's youthful squad are ambitious enough to win title, says Joachim Loew

Confederations Cup 2017: Germany's youthful squad are ambitious enough to win title, says Joachim Loew

Loew opted not to bring his World Cup winning stars to the Confed Cup, but Germany`s young guns booked their place in Sunday`s final in St Petersburg after a devastating opening spell in Sochi.

Jun 30, 2017, 09:00 AM IST
Confederations Cup: Shootout hero Claudio Bravo sends Chile into final after 0-0 draw with Portugal

Confederations Cup: Shootout hero Claudio Bravo sends Chile into final after 0-0 draw with Portugal

Bravo stopped Portugal`s first three spot kicks from Ricardo Quaresma, Joao Moutinho and Nani while Chile converted their first three kicks.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
Chile out to curb Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring prowess in Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal

Chile out to curb Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring prowess in Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal

The 32-year-old Ronaldo converted a penalty in Saturday`s 4-0 thrashing of New Zealand to claim his 75th international goal.

Jun 27, 2017, 22:04 PM IST
Confederations Cup: Alexis Sanchez desperate to show Arsenal his worth in bid to seal semi-finals spot for Chile

Confederations Cup: Alexis Sanchez desperate to show Arsenal his worth in bid to seal semi-finals spot for Chile

Sanchez has a year left on his Gunners contract but is yet to sign a new deal with Arsenal and has been linked with a move to Bayern Munich.

Jun 25, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
Confederations Cup 2017: Heavyweights Germany, Chile go head to head

Confederations Cup 2017: Heavyweights Germany, Chile go head to head

Germany have won all four meetings between the countries in the last 40 years.

Jun 21, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Five things to look out for at FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

Five things to look out for at FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

Since its inception in 1997, the Confederations Cup has been won four times by Brazil, twice by France and once by Mexico.

Jun 16, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

Chile declares emergency to speed rescue of two trapped miners

"With this step we intend to reinforce all efforts being made to find the trapped miners," said Interior Minister Mahmud Aleuy.  

Jun 16, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
A world's first – These lion cubs were born after their father had reversed vasectomy

A world's first – These lion cubs were born after their father had reversed vasectomy

The cubs, born three months ago, were conceived after their father 'Maucho' underwent the procedure, which vets at Buin Zoo in the suburbs of Santiago said took months of planning and a five-hour operation.

May 09, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Magnitude 6.1 quake hits northern Chile: USGS

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck northern Chile, 144 km (90 miles) southeast of Calama, at a depth of 188 km, the United States Geological Survey said on Saturday.

Apr 15, 2017, 14:32 PM IST