Copa América 2016 : Colombia beats USA 1-0 to claim Copa América third place
GLENDALE, Jun. 25, 2016 (AMP) — Centenario : Colombia secured the consolation of third place at the 2016 Copa América with a 1-0 win against the United States (halftime: 1-0) on Saturday night at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.
All the action happened in the first half, with Colombian striker Carlos Bacca goal in the 31st minute.
Fixtures and Results : Second Round
United States at the Copa América
- 4 participations in the qualifications (first in 1993)
- Statistics: Fourth Place (1995)
Colombia at the Copa América
- 1 title (2001)
- 22 participations in the qualifications (first in 1945)
- Statistics: Champions (2001) Runners-up (1975) Third Place (1987, 1993, 1995) Fourth Place (1991, 2004)
- 25 June 2016
Copa América History
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