Browsing 2011 Copa America

What a Bad Copa America Says About the 2011-2012 Season

Posted on 24 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

The rather disappointing 2011 Copa America will end tonight with a final between Uruguay and Paraguay. Does this tournament, full of draws, boring games and penalty shootouts predict a year of bad, boring and negative football in 2011-2012? More

I Hate the Copa America

Posted on 18 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

With Brazil and Argentina deservedly getting the axe during the 2011 Copa America Quarter Finals, I must confess that this is the worst tournament I’ve seen since Italy 1990. More

Carlos Tevez Screws Up Big Time for Argentina

Posted on 17 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

It’s cruel to blame only one player for an entire tournament of bad football (most of the time), but Carlos Tevez did miss the penalty kick that sent Argentina packing against Uruguay in the Copa America quarter final. More

Lionel Messi can Finally Relax for a Day

Posted on 12 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

Lionel Messi finally had a good game, along with Argentina, as Sergio Batista made the right changes after two depressing matches, getting the much needed 3-0 win over Costa Rica. More

Lionel Messi and Argentina Messing Up

Posted on 10 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

Lionel Messi is facing a situation and criticism in Argentina and across the world that he’s never seen before. More

How Not to Start the Copa America

Posted on 2 Jul, 2011, by in Soccer

Lionel Messi and Argentina looked awful last night in La Plata, nearly losing the Copa America opener. Sergio Aguero came off the bench to save a point and keep the media from eating Sergio Batista alive. More