Football in Chile http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28762/all en Soccer-Malaga swoop for Chile midfielder Morales http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/soccer-malaga-swoop-chile-midfielder-morales <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MADRID, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Malaga have signed Chile midfielder Pedro Morales until the end of the season with the option of extending his stay further, the Spanish club said in a statement on Thursday.</p> <p>The 27-year-old, who arrives on a free transfer after leaving Chilean club O'Higgins, replaces Argentine Diego Buonanotte who was sold earlier in the day to La Liga rivals Granada.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/soccer-malaga-swoop-chile-midfielder-morales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Pedro Morales Pedro Morales Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:00:59 +0000 5742012 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Chile 2 Egypt 1 - international friendly result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/soccer-chile-2-egypt-1-international-friendly-result <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 6 (Reuters) - Chile 2 Egypt 1 - international friendly result on Wednesday</p> <p>Played at the Vicente Calderon, Madrid</p> <p>Scorers:</p> <p>Chile - Eduardo Vargas 59, Carlos Carmona 66</p> <p>Egypt - Mohamed Salah 88</p> <p>Halftime: 0-0 (Compiled by Rex Gowar, Editing by Tom Pilcher)</p> Football in Chile Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Feb 2013 19:31:54 +0000 5748011 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Vargas and Carmona on target as Chile beat Egypt http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/soccer-vargas-and-carmona-target-chile-beat-egypt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 6 (Reuters) - Chile notched a third win in as many matches under new coach Jorge Sampaoli when they beat Egypt 2-1 in an international friendly in Madrid on Wednesday.</p> <p>It was Sampaoli's first match with his full senior squad including exiles, since taking over from fellow Argentine Claudio Borghi in December, after wins over Senegal and Haiti with a team of home-based players last month.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/soccer-vargas-and-carmona-target-chile-beat-egypt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Marcelo Díaz Sherif Ekramy Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Feb 2013 21:00:35 +0000 5748116 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Libertadores Cup group phase summaries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/soccer-libertadores-cup-group-phase-summaries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 20 (Reuters) - South American Libertadores Cup group-phase summaries on Tuesday: Group One At the Nemesio Diez, Toluca Toluca (Mexico) 2 - Luis Tejada 21, Edgar Benitez 51 Nacional (Uruguay) 3 - Vicente Sanchez 46, 54, Ivan Alonso 56 Halftime: 1-0 Group Five At El Campin, Bogota Millonarios (Colombia) 0 Red card: Roman Torres 90+5 Tijuana (Mexico) 1 - Richard Ruiz 61 Halftime: 0-0 Group Seven At the Defensores del Chaco, Asuncion Olimpia (Paraguay) 3 - Juan Manuel Salgueiro 1, Richard Ortiz 8, Salustiano Candia 4</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/soccer-libertadores-cup-group-phase-summaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Thomson Reuters Wed, 20 Feb 2013 09:45:14 +0000 5760855 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Libertadores summaries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/soccer-libertadores-summaries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 20 (Reuters) - South American Libertadores Cup group phase summaries on Wednesday:</p> <p>Group Four</p> <p>At El Fortin, Buenos Aires Velez Sarsfield (Argentina) 3 - Federico Insua 24, Ezequiel Rescaldini 34, Fernando Gago 68 Deportes Iquique (Chile) 0</p> <p>Halftime: 2-0</p> <p>Group Eight</p> <p>At the CAP, Talcahuano Huachipato (Chile) 1 - Miguel Aceval 64 Caracas FC (Venezuela) 3 - Dany Cure 13, Louis Pena 45+1, 53</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/soccer-libertadores-summaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Thomson Reuters Thu, 21 Feb 2013 01:30:36 +0000 5761656 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Russian inmate to stay in Chile to play second division http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130222/soccer-russian-inmate-stay-chile-play-second-division <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SANTIAGO, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Russian Maksim Molokoedov, who was convicted of drug trafficking in Chile, will stay in the South American country to play second division soccer after finishing his three-year prison term on Friday.</p> <p>The 25-year-old Molokoedov will play for Santiago Morning where he had trained since last season under a special permit.</p> <p>Justice Minister Juan Ignacio Pina said on Friday that Molokoedov's expulsion order from Chile had been revoked, clearing him to play for Santiago.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130222/soccer-russian-inmate-stay-chile-play-second-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Thomson Reuters Sat, 23 Feb 2013 01:01:21 +0000 5763947 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Soccer-Libertadores Cup summaries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/soccer-libertadores-cup-summaries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Updates with later results) Feb 27 (Reuters) - South American Libertadores Cup group phase summaries on Wednesday: - - Group One At the Monumental, Guayaquil Barcelona (Ecuador) 1 - Michael Arroyo 90+2pen Boca Juniors (Argentina) 2 - Juan Manuel Martinez 59, Claudio Perez 63 Halftime: 0-0 - - Group Four At the Tierra de Campeones, Iquique Deportes Iquique (Chile) 2 - Sebastian Ereros 15, Manuel Villalobos 22 Emelec (Ecuador) 0 Missed penalty: Marcos Mondaini 1 Red card: Gabriel Achilier 78 Halftime: 2-0 - -</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/soccer-libertadores-cup-summaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Chile Marcos Mondaini Sport in South America Thomson Reuters Thu, 28 Feb 2013 01:15:51 +0000 5769168 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Valdivia earns Chile recall after 10-match suspension http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/soccer-valdivia-earns-chile-recall-after-10-match-suspension <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SANTIAGO, March 7 (Reuters) - Midfielder Jorge Valdivia was picked by Chile on Thursday for this month's World Cup qualifiers, his first call-up since he was suspended for 10 matches for indiscipline in 2011.</p> <p>Chile, sixth in the South American group and outside the qualifying berths, are away to Peru on March 22 and at home against Uruguay four days later.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/soccer-valdivia-earns-chile-recall-after-10-match-suspension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Claudio Borghi Football in Chile Jorge Valdívia Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Mar 2013 23:00:20 +0000 5776615 at http://www.globalpost.com Valdivia's Chile comeback sidelined through injury http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130315/valdivias-chile-comeback-sidelined-through-injury <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile midfielder Jorge Valdivia's hopes of returning from a 10-match suspension for indiscipline in this month's World Cup qualifiers have been dashed by injury.</p> <p>Valdivia, suspended by former coach Claudio Borghi in October 2011, was recalled last week by new coach Jorge Sampaoli for matches away at Peru on March 22 and at home against Uruguay four days later.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130315/valdivias-chile-comeback-sidelined-through-injury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Jorge Valdívia Technology Thomson Reuters Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:45:54 +0000 5785030 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Pellegrini flies home after father's death http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/football-pellegrini-flies-home-after-fathers-death <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini may not be able to take charge of his team's Champions League clash with Borussia Dortmund in midweek after flying back to Chile following the death of his father.</p> <p>Pellegrini was present for the Andalusians 4-2 defeat to Real Sociedad on Saturday, but headed to Madrid immediately after the game to fly back to South America.</p> <p>Assistant boss Ruben Cousillas took training on Sunday as Malaga began their preparations for Tuesday's quarter-final second-leg.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/football-pellegrini-flies-home-after-fathers-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Sports AFP Sun, 07 Apr 2013 19:00:29 +0000 5805021 at http://www.globalpost.com Malaga coach Pellegrini back for Dortmund quarter-final http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130408/malaga-coach-pellegrini-back-dortmund-quarter-final <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DORTMUND (Reuters) - Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini will arrive in Germany in time for the Champions League quarter-final against Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday after returning to Chile for the funeral of his father.</p> <p>Malaga defender Martin Demichelis said Pellegrini, who flew back after a 4-2 defeat to Real Sociedad on Saturday in La Liga, had not told his players anything before that game.</p> <p>"He will be with us tomorrow and we will try everything to advance for him," Demichelis told reporters.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130408/malaga-coach-pellegrini-back-dortmund-quarter-final" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Sports Thomson Reuters Mon, 08 Apr 2013 18:01:45 +0000 5805796 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Grieving Pellegrini to lead Malaga in Dortmund http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130409/football-grieving-pellegrini-lead-malaga-dortmund <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini will take charge of his side's Champions League quarter-final second-leg against Borussia Dortmund after arriving in the German city on Tuesday afternoon.</p> <p>Pellegrini had flown back to his native Chile after Saturday's 4-2 defeat to Real Sociedad to attend his father's funeral which took place on Monday.</p> <p>However, the former Real Madrid boss has made it back to Europe in time to lead his troops as they look to continue their amazing debut appearance in the competition by reaching the last four after a 0-0 draw in the first leg last week.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130409/football-grieving-pellegrini-lead-malaga-dortmund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Manuel Pellegrini Sports AFP Tue, 09 Apr 2013 14:16:35 +0000 5807274 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Malaga president calls for Dortmund inquiry http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-calls-dortmund-inquiry <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Malaga president Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Thani has called for UEFA to investigate his team's dramatic 3-2 Champions League defeat at Borussia Dortmund which he blamed on racism.</p> <p>Dortmund scored two goals in 70 seconds in added time at home on Tuesday to reach the last four of the Champions League after their dramatic quarter-final finished 3-2 on aggregate after last Wednesday's goalless first-leg in Malaga.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-calls-dortmund-inquiry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Sports AFP Wed, 10 Apr 2013 08:45:29 +0000 5808705 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Malaga president calls for Dortmund inquiry http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-calls-dortmund-inquiry-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Malaga president Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Thani has called for UEFA to investigate his team's dramatic 3-2 Champions League defeat at Borussia Dortmund which he blamed on racism.</p> <p>Dortmund scored two goals in 70 seconds in added time at home on Tuesday to reach the last four of the Champions League after their dramatic quarter-final finished 3-2 on aggregate after last Wednesday's goalless first-leg in Malaga.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-calls-dortmund-inquiry-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Chile Sports AFP Wed, 10 Apr 2013 10:30:52 +0000 5808752 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Malaga president claims UEFA out to get them http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-claims-uefa-out-get-them <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Malaga president Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Thani has continued his attack against UEFA, suggesting European football's governing body have been out to get his side since the start of the season.</p> <p>Al-Thani's initial outburst came on Tuesday night after the Spanish side were dramatically eliminated from the quarter-finals of the Champions League by Borussia Dortmund, losing 3-2 on aggregate.</p> <p>However, replays showed the two goals scored in stoppage time by the German champions came from offside positions, leaving Al-Thani to claim the decisions were based on racism.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130410/football-malaga-president-claims-uefa-out-get-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Business Football in Chile Labor Law Sports Technology AFP Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:00:19 +0000 5808967 at http://www.globalpost.com