James Rodriguez is quickly becoming one of the most sought after players in Europe. The 21-year-old star from Cucuta, Columbia is currently in his third year with Porto and could be one of the most costly players during the January transfer window.
It was third time lucky for Atletico Junior as after twice losing championship finals to Once Caldas – in 2003 and 2009 – they finally overcame their regular tormentors 4-2 on penalties to secure the 2011 Torneo Finalizacion title on Wednesday evening.
Colombia coach Leonel Alvarez has named his 24-man squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers at home to Venezuela and Argentina.
New Colombia coach Leonel Alvarez has confirmed his 23-man squad who will face Bolivia in La Paz in the second round of 2014 World Cup qualification on October 11th.
Ecuador were the big winners in the latest round of international friendlies, defeating Costa Rica 4-0 in Quito to follow their 5-2 win over Jamaica days earlier.
Independiente Medellin lead the way in the Finalizacion stage of the Colombian Liga Postobon despite having played a match less than their nearest challengers following a convincing 3-0 win over Deportivo Cali at the weekend.