Taking part int the Pan-American Colibri Swim, twelve athletes dived into the Pacific Ocean at Imperial Beach in Southern California and swam across the border to the Mexican city of Tijuana to raise awareness about the sensitive subject of immigration and to raise funds for people who have lost a family member who was trying to reach the US.
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There is no doubt. In Argentina, just by looking at the qualifying South American standings for the 2018 Russia World Cup people get nervous. The white and light blue squad ranks fifth with 22 points behind Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay and Chile.
No cabe duda que, en Argentina, el solo contemplar la tabla de los partidos clasificatorios sudamericanos para el Mundial de Rusia 2018 genera cierto nerviosismo. Y no es para menos, la albiceleste se encuentra en la quinta posición, con 22 puntos, por detrás de Brasil, Colombia, Uruguay y Chile.
Athletes who broke cultural barriers and played their way to the top
Leo Messi led Barcelona to a desperately needed 3-2 away victory in its "El Clasico" matchup on Sunday against Real Madrid, scoring the winning goal in extra time and keeping the team"s title hopes alive.
Phillies offense comes alive near the end of the game but could not pull off the Victory.
The cinderella team from Brazil finally goes to the big dance against Colombia's Atletico Nacional for the Recopa Sudamericana!
Geoff Hurst’ goal in the championship game of the 1966 World Cup or Diego Maradona’s hand score in the 1986 World Cup. Without going that far in time everybody remembers Sergio Ramos’ goal in an offside position in the last Champions League final contest or, less than a month ago the penalty kick awarded to Barcelona for a non-existing foul on Luis Suárez by a Paris Saint-Germain defender…
El gol de Geoff Hurst en la final del Mundial de 1966 o la mano de Diego Maradona en los cuartos de final del Campeonato del Mundo de 1986. Sin ir tan lejos, el gol de Sergio Ramos en fuera de juego en la final de la Champions League del año pasado o, hace menos de un mes, el penal a Luis Suárez en el Camp Nou que dio el pase en la misma competición al Barcelona sobre el Paris Saint-Germain…
With four games left, can Colombia capture a place in the 2018 World Cup?
A possible four-game suspension could put Argentina's World Cup qualifying hopes in danger
The long anticipated finals matches between Chapecoense and Atletico Nacional will take place April 4th and May 10th.
El editor del diario mexicano La Prensa, Martín Mauricio Ortega, es el principal sospechoso. Según la firma propietaria del medio, el periodista presentó su renuncia el 14 de marzo pasado.
The travel bans have heightened the anxiety for Muslim athletes, reports The New Yorker.
Latinas who have paved the way in their individual sports for future generations to come.
Once upon a time there was a humble club located in the center of England that, despite having more than 100 years of history, lived poorly in the Football League Championship, fighting more to not drop to a lower division than to reach the dream Premier League.
Había una vez un club humilde ubicado en el centro de Inglaterra que, a pesar de contar con más de cien años de existencia, malvivía en la Football League Championship del soccer del país, luchando más por no caer a la división inferior que por ascender a la soñada Premier League.
The Champions League had never experienced a round of 16 week as the one we just witnessed. There were plenty of emotions started by the two goals headed by Sergio Ramos that qualified Real Madrid for the quarterfinals. Anyway, nothing can be compared with FC Barcelona’s amazing comeback against Paris Saint-Germain, the largest in European soccer history as no team had made it to the following round after losing 4-0 the first-leg game.
La Champions League jamás había experimentado una ronda de octavos de final como la protagonizada esta semana. Hubo muchas emociones, iniciando por los dos nuevos goles de cabeza de Sergio Ramos que dieron otro billete al Real Madrid para la siguiente eliminatoria. Sin embargo, nada es comparable a la apoteósica remontada protagonizada por el FC Barcelona frente al Paris Saint-Germain, la más grande en la historia del soccer europeo, ya que un equipo jamás había superado un duelo a dos partidos tras perder el primero por 4-0.
En "Open. An Autobiography", el tenista André Agassi relata sin tapujos la historia de una vida marcada por un padre obsesionado por transformarle en el número uno del tenis.
The SheBelieves Cup started its first leg of the tournament with the United States playing against Germany at Talon Energy Stadium. SheBelieves is a campaign to inspire young girls and women and encourage them to accomplish their goals and dreams.
Launched in 2015, it has evolved and grown into a special connection between the fans and the team showing that empowerment and believing in yourself can do in respective communities across the country.
AL DIA News was able to get on the pitch and be a part of this great capmaign.
Despite President Donald Trump’s rhetoric about Mexicans crossing the border to the US, American soccer players such as Omar Gonzalez are heading south for new opportunities, more money and a better standard of football.
Aleksander Ceferin, the president of UEFA, has said the United States bid to host the 2026 World Cup could be hampered by travel restrictions put in place by the Trump administration, as reported in The NY Times.
The former goalkeeper of the ill-fated Chapecoense soccer squad, one of six survivors of a plane crash in Colombia as they were flying to their championship final, these days celebrates the "God-given miracle" that saved his life, while on the horizon he imagines himself playing in the Paralympic Games.
Despite being over 50, I can say I have never seen a team play a more beautiful soccer style than FC Barcelona in the 2010-2011 season. Managed by Pep Guardiola, that squad took to perfection a horizontal passing game that was named by the late sports announcer Andrés Montes as “tiki-taka”. As an ice hockey team, Barça put its opponents in their defensive zone, incorporating men little by little, passing and passing and passing again the ball.