Numbers and Football - Colombia
october 2013. Colombia qualifies for Brazil 2014, after 16 years absence
3rd. Colombia is the 3rd producer of women's lingerie.
5. Cano Cristales is known as the river of 5 colors.
6 and a half. The world's largest doll was made in Colombia. She is called Nana and is 6 and a half meters tall.
1990. In Italy Colomba had its best performance on a fifa world's cup tournament. Here Colombia draw a match with Germany who was the champion this year.
4. 4 years after 1990, defeder Andres Escobar scored an own goal in USA.
27. Escobar was murdered at age of 27 when he returned home after Colombia was eliminated from the worl cup on the first stage.
1994. Today's team made the best campaign from 1994.
4. 4 days later of the first victory of this cup campaign, Colmbial loose against Argentina and the federation change the coach.
2006. This Year Peckerman lead Argentina to the quarters final on the Worl's cup tournament.
5. After Peckerman start his coaching, Colombia won 5 of the next 6 games after the Argentina match.
16. Colombia made 16 goals, incuding 6 from Falcao
2. Two wins and a draw made that Colombia need to qualifies on home against Chile.
7. When 7 minutes remaining was a penalty where Colombia draw the match 3-3 and confirm his participation on the Fifa World Cup.
4-2-2-2 . Is the formation used by Peckerman with Colombia team
5 games won with Pekerman
1719. Cuiaba was Founded in 1719, and is one of the cities where Colombia is going play on World's cup 2014.
4. Four matches are going to take place on Cuiaba.
24. June 24th is when Colombia is going to play with Japan in Cuiaba.