Ivan Duque

Colombia president appeals to football body over Copa America axing

The continent's football body said it would now decide where the games which were due to be held in Colombia will be played, with barely three weeks to go until the tournament is due to kick off.

published on : 22nd May 2021

Colombia removed as co-host of next month's Copa America amid street protests against President Iván Duque

On Tuesday, Argentinian President Alberto Fernández said his country would consider hosting the entire Copa America if Colombia was unable to co-host because of social unrest.

published on : 21st May 2021