The pope receives the trophy from San Lorenzo

San Lorenzo team gives its trophy to the Pope

Pope Francis received an unexpected gift on Wednesday when leaders and players from the Argentinean soccer club San Lorenzo visited him to deliver the championship trophy from his native country, after a decisive match played on Sunday. Seven members of the club and two players...

Ecuador will face “mature” rivals , according to Rueda

Technical director of the Ecuadorian soccer team, Reinaldo Rueda,  said yesterday that the team will play against  “mature” rivals as France and Switzerland in the 2014 World Cup, so the team cannot have any distraction in the initial phase of the competition. The...

South American teams already have their rivals for Brazil 2014

Ecuador, in Group E, will face Switzerland, Honduras and France; for many it is a “good group” with rivals whose level could allow Ecuador to go through to the new stage of the  World Cup Brazil 2014. The other South American teams had different fates; Brazil, leader...

Plane of Manchester United had landing problems

On Tuesday, the plane that was transporting  Manchester United’s players and coaching staff had to abort its landing due to the presence of  another aircraft on  the airstrip at the Cologne airport, in Germany. United Airlines confirmed that there were no injuries and later...

Ecuador remains in third place in the Bolivarian games

Tennis, weightlifting, surfing, cycling and swimming harvested medals and thus Ecuador remained yesterday immovable in the  third-place of the Bolivarian games 2013 which take place in Peru. Esmeraldas weightlifter Seledina Nieves, consecrated until the close of the issue as the...
Uruguay tied with Jordan

Uruguay tied with Jordan and qualified for the World Cup

The South Americans didn’t score, but their goalless draw was enough as they won the game as visitors  5-0 and thus was the last country to qualify for the World Cup Brazil 2014. The lack of scoring did not tarnish the party lived for 55,000 Uruguayans in the Centenario...

Uruguay (or Jordan) remains for Brazil 2014

With the victory of Mexico over New Zealand, as visitors, by 4-2 (won 5-1 as locals) it only needs to define the winner betweem Uruguay and Jordan. The match will be played this afternoon and in which the South Americans are favorites after defeating 0-5 as visitors, to complete...
The Bolivarian games take place in Peru

Ecuador reaches third place in Bolivarian Games

Ecuadorian athletes won several gold medals yesterday and brought the country to the third place in the Bolivarian Games that are played in Peru. The first day ended with 21 ecuadorian medals, one of them gold, on Monday the total number was up to 44, with eight new gold medals,...