• Monday Jun 27, 2016

    TSG announces Copa America Centenario Awards

    EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey – After Chile prevailed over Argentina, 4-2 on penalty kicks, following a scoreless draw in the Copa America Centenario final on Sunday, the Technical Study Group announced the tournament’s Best XI and award winners.

    Here’s a look at the honorees:

    BEST XI                                                                                                                                                                     Goalkeeper: Claudio Bravo (Chile)

    Defenders: Mauricio Isla (Chile), Nicolas Otamendi (Argentina), Gary Medel (Chile), Jean Beausejour (Chile)

    Midfielders: Javier Mascherano (Argentina), Arturo Vidal (Chile), Charles Aranguiz (Chile)

    Forwards: Lionel Messi (Argentina), Eduardo Vargas (Chile), Alexis Sanchez (Chile)

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    MasterCard Golden Ball
    Alexis Sanchez (Chile)

    Powerade Golden Boot
    Eduardo Vargas (Chile), 6 goals

    Golden Glove
    Claudio Bravo (Chile)

    Fair Play Award
    Argentina

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