Chile

Chile loses FIFA appeal in World Cup case with Ecuador

FIFA on Friday dismissed Chile's argument that Ecuador player Byron Castillo was actually Colombian and ineligible to play in the World Cup qualifying games.

published on : 17th September 2022

Chile looks for way forward after rejecting new constitution

With 99.9% of the votes counted, the rejection camp had 61.9% support compared to 38.1% for approval amid heavy turnout with long lines at polling states.

published on : 5th September 2022

Chilean man 'accidentally' paid Rs 1.46 crore as salary, goes missing

The incident came to light when the company's management checked their records and found the error in the records. 

published on : 29th June 2022

Ecuador to play in 2022 football World Cup after FIFA dismisses Chile's complaint

Ecuador will play in the 2022 football World Cup in Qatar after FIFA on Friday dismissed Chile's claims that they had fielded an ineligible player in the qualifiers.

published on : 11th June 2022

Chile files legal challenge over Ecuador's World Cup place

The Chilean soccer federation asked FIFA to investigate its claim that Ecuador player Byron Castillo is actually Colombian and not entitled to have played in qualifying games.

published on : 6th May 2022

Chile's millennial president Gabriel Boric takes office with plans for change

Boric has vowed to relegate "to the grave" Chile's neoliberal economic model, which dates from the era of military despot Pinochet and is widely seen as sidelining the poor and working classes.

published on : 12th March 2022

Gabriel Boric begins Chile presidency alongside student comrades

Boric's election emphasizes a generational shift in Chilean politics that began in 2017 with the emergence of the leftist Broad Front coalition, which he leads.

published on : 9th March 2022

Poland pegged back to draw 2-2 with Chile in FIFA World Cup warm-up match

Precise strikes from captain Robert Lewandowski and midfielder Piotr Zielinski were not enough to give World Cup-bound Poland victory.

published on : 9th June 2018

Guillermo Maripan frustrates Serbia, Morocco ease past Slovakia

Morocco are in Group B alongside Portugal, Spain and Iran, while Serbia are in Group E with Brazil, Switzerland and Costa Rica.

published on : 5th June 2018

US explores pre-World Cup tournament with Italy, Chile and other absentees

The idea is to host a pre-World Cup international event featuring the United States, Italy, the Netherlands, Ghana and Chile.

published on : 15th November 2017

Bayern Munich end bid to buy Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal

Bayern Munich terminated their bid for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez following the coming of James Rodriguez from Real Madrid.

published on : 17th July 2017

'Neruda' star says he knew film will be criticised in Chile

The actor who portrays Chile's foremost poet in "Neruda" said here that he was not surprised by Chileans' negative reaction to the film.

published on : 17th July 2017

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confederations Cup

Both Germany and Chile are amongst the favourites to win the 2017 Confed Cup in the St Petersburg final on July 2.

published on : 21st June 2017