Category: "Sport" - The Chile Magazine

Chilean goalkeeper Herrera scores penalty in 1-0 victory

Goalkeeper Johnny Herrera entered Chilean footballing history when he scored a penalty taking his side Universidad de Chile to a 1-0 victory against Real Garcilaso in the Copa Libertadores. Herrera is the first keeper from a Chilean side to score in the… more »

Chilean manager for Man City

Chilean manager for Man City
By Roy Owens Manuel Pellegrini the 59 year old from Santiago has this month been appointed as chief coach to Manchester City on a three year contract. “El Ingeniero”, so called because of his qualification as a civil engineer, brings with him conside… more »

Chilean Christian Garin wins Roland Garros Junior finals

Chilean tennis player Christian Garin (17 years) stormed to victory at the Roland Garros Boy's Singles final today, beating German Alexander Zverev in straight sets (6-4, 6-1), making the rising star only the third Chilean to win a boy's singles finals.… more »

Chilean Chess: Erwin Schneider

Name:Schneider Solari, Erwin Federation: Chile Highest rating: 2139 Born: 1979… more »

Top 5 Soccer Players in Chile

By Eric Radakovic Football was brought to Chile by the British in the 19th Century who played the sport during tours to commercial ports such as Valparaíso where locals were introduced to how the game was played. Indeed Chile's oldest football club, th… more »

Chilean Chess: Joao Avalos

Chileno interviewed several ranked Chilean chess players. They took some time out from their busy practice schedule and gave us their thoughts on some key questions on chess and what direction the game in Chile should take in the future. First up was FI… more »

Chile's #1 Chess player

Ivan Morovic Chile's no 1 chess player Name:Morovic Fernandez, Ivan Federation: Chile Highest rating: 2613 Born: 1963 Sex: Male Ivan Morovic, born in Viña del Mar, Chile in 1963 is the highest ranking Chil… more »

Ángelo Henríquez Scores for Wigan on Premier League Debut

By Daniel Boyle Ángelo Henríquez has shown exactly why English giants Manchester United have been watching him from a young age. After his introduction late in the second half against Sunderland, the young Chilean needed just eight minutes to score.… more »

Gold for Chile!

  Chile took Gold today in the Men's 5000m T11 at the Paralympics. Cristián Valenzuela beat Canada's Dunkerley (Silver medal) and Japan's Wada (Bronze medal) to first place with a personal best time of 15:26.26. The current men's Paralympic world rec… more »

Chile gets 2013 International Rugby Tournament

The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced that Chile will play host to the next IRB Juniour World Rugby Trophy (JWRT) in 2013.  This year's tournament was held in Salt Lake City in the States, where the Chilean under 20 side put in a good perfor… more »

Grítalo si eres Chileno

For the first time Chile goes top of the the Brasil 2014 World Cup qualifying league table.  Matías Fernández and Charles Aránguiz scored within 5 minutes of each other to secure a 2-0 victory against the struggling home side. more »

Chile play Bolivia in the Brasil 2014 qualifiers

Chile take on Bolivia tonight in their bid to classify for Brasil 2014! Kick off is at 21.10 local time 02:10 GMT. Source: emol.com more »

Chilean football players in Europe: Top 10

Chilean football players in Europe: Top 10
Chilean footballers have never had such a strong presence in European football. From the Italian Serie A, to La Liga in Spain, from the Primeira Liga in Portugal to our own English Premier League, Chilean 'Pattiperros' can be found in clubs up and down… more »

Bielsa beats Manchester United

Manchester United's match last night against Athletico Bilbao   more »

Chile versus Ghana

  Here's the expected line up for Wednesday night's match:   Did you know:   Chile is currently ranked number 12 in the world by the FIFA World Ranking. more »

Editor's pick

Award-Winning Chilean film comes to UK
Chris Moss travels to Patagonia
Camila Moreno: Don't mention the F word
Simeon Tegel on Pinera
Interview with Los Bunkers
Chilean Film Director Andrés Wood
Inti-Illimani: The interview
Just who is Nano Stern?
Interview with The Ganjas!
Ivan Morovic: No1 Chess Grand Master
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