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Radamel Falcao

Radamel Falcao García Zárate (; 10 February 1986), also known as Radamel Falcao, or simply Falcao, is a Colombian professional footballer who plays as a striker for French club Monaco,http://futbolete.com/laseleccion-com-co/jorge-mendes-confirmo-regreso-falcao-a-monaco and former captain of the Colombia national team. He is sometimes nicknamed ''El Tigre'' (Spanish for ''The Tiger'') or ''King of the Europa League''.Falcao began his career at Lanceros Boyacá, before moving to River Plate where... read more

List of international goals scored by Radamel Falcao

Falcao playing for Colombia against Uruguay on 10 September 2013Radamel Falcao is the record goalscorer for the Colombia national football team, with 25 goals in 61 games since his debut in 2007. On 6 June 2015, he scored his 25th goal, the only one to defeat Costa Rica in a friendly in Buenos Aires ahead of the Copa América, thus surpassing Arnoldo Iguarán as Colombia's top goalscorer of all time.==References==Category:Colombia national football team read more

Lanceros Boyacá

Lanceros Boyacá was a Colombian Categoría Primera B football team based in Tunja. The team was founded in 1993 and disappeared in 2000. Lanceros Boyacá is recognized for being the first professional team of the Colombian national team player Radamel Falcao. read more

Esquiva Falcão

Esquiva Falcão Florentino (born 12 December 1989 in Vitória, Espírito Santo) is a professional boxer and former amateur boxer from Brazil. The southpaw is the brother of Yamaguchi Falcão and fights at Super Middleweight.He became famous by winning the Middleweight bronze medal at the 2011 World Amateur Boxing Championships losing his semi to Ryōta Murata. He hereby qualified for the 2012 Olympics. At the 2012 Summer Olympics (results) he defeated Soltan Migitinov, Zoltán Harcsa and local hero... read more

Capitão Falcão

''The Portuguese Falcon'' (Portuguese for "Captain Falcon" in the original) is a 2015 Portuguese action adventure film directed by João Leitão. It was released on April 23, 2015.http://www.noticiasaominuto.com/cultura/363372/capitao-falcao-satira-ao-estado-novo-estreia-se-a-23-de-abril==Plot==The film is set in Portugal during the 1960s.==Production==The film was shot in Santarém and Lisbon.==External links==Category:Films shot in Santarém, Portugal read more

Arnoldo Iguarán

Arnoldo Alberto Iguarán Zúñiga (born 18 January 1957), also known as ''El Guajiro'', is a former Colombian footballer who played as a forward. He earned 68 caps for the Colombia national team between 1979 and 1993, playing at the 1990 FIFA World Cup and two Copa América tournaments. With 25 international goals, he was the nation's sole top scorer of all time until Radamel Falcao tied him in 2015.==Club career==Born in Riohacha, Iguarán started and ended his club football career with Cúcuta... read more

2010 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira

The 2010 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira was the 32nd edition of the Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira, the annual Portuguese football season-opening match contested by the winners of the previous season's top league and cup competitions (or cup runner-up in case the league- and cup-winning club is the same). It took place on 7 August 2010 at the Estádio Municipal de Aveiro in Aveiro, and was contested between Benfica, the 2009–10 Primeira Liga winners, and Porto, the 2009–10 Taça de Portugal... read more

Gonzalo Ludueña

Gonzalo Ludueña (, born 12 March 1986) is an Argentine footballer that currently plays at Costa Rican Primera División club Santos de Guápiles. He plays as an attacking midfielder, operating also as a winger.Ludueña comes from a sport family, his father Luis was a well-known defensive midfielder and his brother Daniel, is a successful player in the Mexican league, being the third historic goalscorer of Santos Laguna with 60 goals under of Jared Borgetti and Vicente Vuoso, and also is a close... read more

2013–14 Atlético Madrid season

The 2013–14 Atlético Madrid season is the 83rd season in the club's history. ''Los Colchoneros'' were crowned champions for the 10th time, by drawing against Barcelona in the last league game.The ''Rojiblancos'' played against Real Madrid at the Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, in the 2014 UEFA Champions League Final on 24 May 2014, but lost 4–1 after extra time.===June===On 1 June, Atlético sold Colombian striker Radamel Falcao to Monaco for a reported £50 million. Shortly afterwards, on 3 June,... read more

2013–14 AS Monaco FC season

The 2013–14 season was AS Monaco FC's first season back in Ligue 1 since relegation from Ligue 1 in 2011. They finished the season in second place, reached the semi-finals of the Coupe de France and the Third round of the Coupe de la Ligue.==Season review==Monaco started the season with –2 points following crowd troubles at the end of the 2012–13 season.http://www.sports247.my/2013/06/football-monaco-hit-with-two-point-penalty/ Billionaire owner Dmitry Rybolovlev backed an incredible spending... read more

Mestizo Colombians

Colombian international footballer Radamel Falcao is a Mestizo, with one English great-grandfather.Mestizo Colombians are the Colombian descendants of mixed European and Amerindian ancestry. 49% of the population is Mestizo. They constitute the largest ethnic group in the country with a share of 49% (pag 86,87) or 58%https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/co.html Colombia of the whole country.Miscegenation in Colombia began shortly after the establishment of the first settlers... read more

Châtelet Les Halles

''Châtelet Les Halles'' is a 2000 album recorded by French singer Florent Pagny. It was his sixth studio album and his eighth album oversall. Released on November 7, 2000, it achieved huge success in France where it remained charted for 80 weeks, including a peak at the top for one week. It was also successful in Belgium (Wallonia). It provided three singles, but a sole top ten hit : "Et un jour, une femme" (#5 in France, #2 in Belgium), "Châtelet Les Halles" (#45 in France) and "Terre" (#37 in... read more

Colombia national under-20 football team

The Colombia national under-20 football team represents Colombia in international under-20 football competitions and is overseen by the Colombian Football Federation.The team's most notable performance in the FIFA U-20 World Cup was in 2003, where they achieved third place. For the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup, Colombia qualified automatically as hosts, eventually losing to Mexico in the quarter-finals. Colombia have won the South American Youth Championship three times: 1987, 2005 and 2013.Notable players... read more

Battle of Pirajá

The Battle of Pirajá was part of the War of Independence of Brazil, and was fought in the province of Bahia on November 8, 1822.==Prelude==In command of the Portuguese forces in Bahia was Inácio Luís Madeira de Melo, who had been sent by Portugal to quell rumors of independence and political and administrative dissent. The French general Pierre Labatut, who had been appointed by the Prince Regent, Pedro I of Brazil, on July 3, 1822, as commander of the Peacemaker Army, took command of the Brazilian... read more


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