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  1. Copa America 2015: Gonzalo Jara handed banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Chile's hopes of making the Copa America final on home soil were dealt a blow after key defender Gonzalo Jara was suspended for three matches and handed a $7,500 fine by South America's football confederation for poking his finger into Edison Cavani's backside. "We regret this sanction but we will accept it," the Chilean Football Federation said in a statement on its website after Jara was ruled out of Chile's semifinal with Peru as well as the final if the hosts win Monday's game.

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  2. Copa America 2015: Gonzalo Jara's poke in backside earns him banRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | GantDaily.com

    Chile's hopes of making the Copa America final on home soil were dealt a blow after key defender Gonzalo Jara was suspended for three matches and handed a $7,500 fine by South America's football confederation for poking his finger into Edison Cavani's backside. "We regret this sanction but we will accept it," the Chilean Football Federation said in a statement on its website after Jara was ruled out of Chile's semifinal with Peru as well as the final if the hosts win Monday's game.

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  3. Chilean defender facing possible ban for goosing opponent, flopping - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Referee Sandro Ricci shows a second yellow card to Uruguay's Edinson Cavani as Chile's Gonzalo Jara looks on during their quarter-finals Copa America 2015 soccer match at the National Stadium in Santiago, Chile, June 24, 2015. Referee Sandro Ricci shows a second yellow card to Uruguay's Edinson Cavani next to Chile's Gonzalo Jara during their quarter-finals Copa America 2015 soccer match at the National Stadium in Santiago, Chile, June 24, 2015.

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  4. Gonzalo Jara enters soccer's 'Hall of Shame'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Think of Luis Suarez biting Giorgio Chiellini, the violence-plagued Intercontinental Cup matches of yesteryear or any of the array of tricks used by former Juventus defender Paolo Montero, who still holds the record for the most dismissals -- 16 -- in Italy's Serie A. Notably Edison Cavani, whose dismal Copa America hit rock bottom after he was sent off in Uruguay's 1-0 defeat by hosts Chile in their quarterfinal. The striker slapped Gonzalo Jara after the defender poked his finger into Cavani's backside after 63 minutes, an incident that was missed by the match officials.

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  5. Cavani, Fucile see red as hosts advance in bruising Copa battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Umukino

    Chile sent nine-man Uruguay crashing out of the Copa America on Wednesday, winning a bruising quarter-final 1-0 as controversy over lurid provocation tactics rocked the tournament. An 81st-minute strike from Juventus defender Mauricio Isla settled a pulsating encounter at Santiago's EstadioNacional as holders Uruguay saw striker EdinsonCavani and defender Jorge Fucile sent off.

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  6. Conmebol to probe Chile's Jara over Cavani incidentRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Newkerala.com

    South American football's governing body Conmebol will probe an incident that led to the dismissal of Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani during a Copa America match. TV images showed Chile defender Gonzalo Jara poking his finger in Cavani's backside, causing the Paris Saint-Germain striker to retaliate by slapping his opponent's face.

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  7. Jara faces rap after Cavani red card leaves Uruguay with 'bitter taste'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Independent.ie

    South American football officials will look into the actions of Chile defender Gonzalo Jara, who was caught on video poking Edinson Cavani's behind to provoke a red card in the Copa America quarter-finals. Alberto Lozada, a member of CONMEBOL's disciplinary panel, said last night that the local governing body "will open an investigation" into Jara.

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  8. Gonzalo Jara set to face inquiry for 'Hoppa' momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Canberra Times

    South American football officials will look into the actions of Chile defender Gonzalo Jara, who was caught on video poking Edinson Cavani's behind to provoke a red card in the Copa America quarter-finals. Alberto Lozada, a member of CONMEBOL's disciplinary panel, said Thursday the local governing body "will open an investigation" into Jara.

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  9. Investigation into Copa red card as Cavani 'poked'Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. South American football officials will investigate the actions of Chile defender GonzaloJara, who was caught on TV poking Edinson Cavani's backside to provoke him into getting sent off in the quarter-finals of the Copa America.

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  10. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daily Star

    Cavani retaliated and was sent off, with former West Brom man Jara theatrically collapsing to the floor despite the minimal contact. But Jara ended up the butt of his own joke as he faces a probe for his part in the bizarre incident.

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  11. Player reacts to 'Hopoate' attack, gets sent offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    A bad tempered game in the Copa America saw Uruguayan star striker Edinson Cavani sent off after being on the receiving end of a John Hopoate-like attack to his backside. Hosts Chile beat the holders Uruguay 1-0 to reach the semi-finals and Cavani was the first of two players to see red as Uruguay finished the match with nine men.

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  12. Chile soccer player investigated for intimate touch of opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | CBS News

    South American football officials will look into the actions of Chile defender Gonzalo Jara , who was caught on video poking Edinson Cavani's behind to provoke a red card in the Copa America quarterfinals. Alberto Lozada, a member of CONMEBOL's disciplinary panel, said Thursday that the local governing body "will open an investigation" into Jara.

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  13. Godin demands Jara faces Suarez-like mega banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Goal.com

    Edinson Cavani was wound up when the Chile defender shoved his finger in the striker's backside and the striker's Uruguay team-mate is incensed by what happened Diego Godin believes Gonzalo Jara deserves a ban akin to Luis Suarez's suspension for shoving his finger into Edinson Cavani 's backside as Chile eliminated Uruguay from the Copa America on Wednesday. Suarez was subject to a nine-game competitive international match ban following the striker biting Giorgio Chiellini in last summer's World Cup, which ruled the Barcelona forward out of this continental tournament.

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  14. Jara could face suspension for provoking CavaniRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | ETaiwanNews.com

    South American football officials will look into the actions of Chile defender Gonzalo Jara, who was caught by TV cameras poking Edinson Cavani's behind to provoke a red card in the quarterfinals of the Copa America. Alberto Lozada, a member of CONMEBOL's disciplinary panel, said Thursday that the local governing body "will open an investigation" that could lead to a suspension for the Chilean player.

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  15. Copa America 2015: Gonzalo Jara's poke in backside creates stormRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | GantDaily.com

    Think of Luis Suarez biting Giorgio Chiellini, the violence-plagued Intercontinental Cup matches of yesteryear or any of the array of tricks used by former Juventus defender Paolo Montero, who still holds the record for the most dismissals - 16 - in Italy's Serie A. Notably Edison Cavani, whose dismal Copa America hit rock bottom after he was sent off in Uruguay's 1-0 defeat by hosts Chile in their quarterfinal. The striker slapped Gonzalo Jara after the defender poked his finger into Cavani's backside after 63 minutes, an incident that was missed by the match officials.

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  16. Chile's Jara could face disciplinary action over finger prodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | DNA India

    Chile defender Gonzalo Jara could be in trouble after television images clearly showed him sticking his finger up an opponent's backside during his side's 1-0 win over Uruguay at the Copa America on Wednesday. Chile defender Gonzalo Jara could be in trouble after television images clearly showed him sticking his finger up an opponent's backside during his side's 1-0 win over Uruguay at the Copa America on Wednesday.

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  17. (Copa America) Chilean abuse provokes brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Standard

    Chile sent nine-man Uruguay crashing out of the Copa America yesterday in Santiago, Chile, winning a bruising quarter-final 1-0 as controversy over lurid provocation tactics troubled the tournament. An 81st-minute strike from Juventus defender Mauricio Isla settled a pulsating encounter at Santiago's Estadio Nacional.

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  18. Chile 1-0: Uruguay: 5 things we learned as Edinson Cavani is sent off in fiery win for the hostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    Chile are through to the semis, but only after the match with Uruguay turned ugly, with fighting, red cards - and even a bizarre incident that saw Gonzalo Jara plant his finger in Cavani's BOTTOM Chile scrapped their way to the Copa America semi-finals for the first time since 1999 as Mauricio Isla's 81st minute strike saw them knock out holders Uruguay in a bloody battle at the Estadio Nacional Julio Martinez PrA danos in Santiago. The turning point in a tense match came in the second half when Edinson Cavani was sent off for picking up a second booking after striking Gonzalo Jara in the face after the Chile defender appeared to stick his finger up the striker's rear end.

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  19. Copa America: Chile beat Uruguay 1-0 to enter the semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Santiago: Hosts Chile sent nine-man Uruguay crashing out of the Copa America on Wednesday, winning a stormy quarter-final 1-0 to edge closer to their dream of a first South American crown. Chile's defender Mauricio Isla celebrates after scoring against Uruguay during their 2015 Copa America football championship quarterfinal match, in Santiago.

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  20. Copa America QF previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Sky Sports

    Ahead of the Copa America knockout stages, we preview each of the four matches taking place in the quarter-finals. Chile, Uruguay, Bolivia, Peru, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil and Paraguay are the eight teams still with a chance of winning the tournament; each with a story to tell and the belief they can go on and lift the trophy.

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