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· July, 2011

Stories about Sport from July, 2011

South Sudan/Sudan: Football Torn By Citizenship

Colombia: FIFA's U-20 World Cup

Puerto Rico: Bicycle Hang Out

Bhutan: Tour De Bhutan

Angola: Bloggers Meet Rappers for a Socially Responsible Soccer Match

Peru: Football, TV Ads, Mining and Social Networks

On Tuesday, July 19, while Peruvians suffered with the semifinal match between Peru-Uruguay for the Copa América, netizens who were watching the game had a reason to tweet with anger:...

Uruguay Wins 2011 Copa América

Zambia: Football Icon's Facebook Account Faked

Kalusha Bwalya is probably one of the most recognised Zambian faces because of his outstanding achievements in football. However, when it comes to Facebook, it is difficult to tell whether...

Venezuela's Football Team and Unity: A Partisan Talking Point?

Trinidad & Tobago: FIFA Report

Argentina: The 2011 ‘Copa América’, Lionel Messi and Argentines

The 2011 'Copa America' in Argentina has generated many reactions, particularly with respect to player Lionel Messi and his performance in this football competition. Do Argentines love Messi or not?

North Korea Wants to Share 2018 Olympics with South Korea

South Sudan: Celebration of Independence

Watching football in Myanmar

Latin America: Blogging About the ‘2011 Copa América’

Trinidad & Tobago: Flugtag Fiasco

Philippines, Malaysia: Twitter support for football teams

Puerto Rico: Blind Justice

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