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Borghi names his squad for qualifiers against Uruguay and Paraguay

Late last week Claudio Borghi announced his squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Paraguay and Uruguay with a number of Universidad de Chile players being rewarded for their recent good form as well as a return for Alexis … Continue reading

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2014 World Cup Qualifiers: Chile 4-2 Perú

Chile got its first win of the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers after defeating Perú 4-2 in front of their home fans in the Estadio Monumental in a performance that was in stark contrast to the performance four days earlier against Argentina.

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2014 World Cup Qualifiers: Argentina 4-1 Chile

Chile’s attempt at qualifying for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil didn’t exactly get off to the start they wanted as they crashed to a 4-1 defeat at the hands of neighbours, Argentina in Buenos Aires on Friday night.

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Squad for France friendly announced

Claudio Borghi has announced a twenty-two man squad for the upcoming friendly againstFranceinMontpellieron August 10th. There are no home-based players in the squad with only stalwarts Jorge Valdivia and Humberto Suazo playing outside of Europe. The squad also has a … Continue reading

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Copa América 2011: Chile 1 Venezuela 2

Chile continued the theme of the quarter-finals as they crashed out the 2011 Copa América after going down 2-1 to the unfancied Venezuela in the last of the matches to decide who would make it through to the semi-finals. It … Continue reading

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Why Chile Need Humberto Suazo

In the lead-up to Chile’s Copa América quarter-final against Venezuela many have been questioning the form and inclusion of striker, Humberto Suazo. For my first piece for The Elastico I put the case for why Chile do need Suazo, whether … Continue reading

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Copa América squad finalised

With the Copa América only three days away Claudio Borghi has finally got around to finalising his squad for the tournament. As everyone pretty much expected, the players to miss out were Raúl Olivares, Bruno Romo, Felipe Seymour, Fernando Meneses and … Continue reading

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