Previous
Shakhtar Donetsk
Dinamo Zagreb
9:55 AM UTC
Game Details
Atletico Madrid
Bayer Leverkusen
9:55 AM UTC
Game Details
Club Brugge
Paris Saint-Germain
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Galatasaray
Real Madrid
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Olympiakos
Bayern Munich
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Tottenham Hotspur
Red Star Belgrade
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Manchester City
Atalanta
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Juventus
Lokomotiv Moscow
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Next
BrazilBrazil
ColombiaColombia
2
2
FT
Game Details
ColombiaColombia
ChileChile
(4) 0
(5) 0
FT-Pens
Chile wins 5-4 on Penalty Kicks.
Game Details
ColombiaColombia
ParaguayParaguay
1
0
FT
Game Details
ColombiaColombia
QatarQatar
1
0
FT
Game Details
ArgentinaArgentina
ColombiaColombia
0
2
FT
Game Details

Colombia's Tesillo gets 'Escobar' threats after miss

The wife of the Colombia defender who missed a penalty kick that led to the team's elimination in the Copa America says he and his family have received death threats.

Daniela Mejia, wife of William Tesillo, says some of the threats alluded to former Colombian defender Andres Escobar, who was murdered days after he scored an own-goal in the 1994 World Cup in a loss to the United States.

Tesillo missed Colombia's fifth penalty in the team's 5-4 loss in a shootout against Chile in the quarterfinals of the South American competition on Friday that cost them a potential spot in the semifinals.

The 26-year-old defender from Mexican club Leon had earned the support from his teammates but was heavily criticised by most Colombian fans.

Mejia said on her Instagram post she "could spend all morning publishing the threats" against her husband and her family. She called the threats "a shame."

The threats were denounced by local authorities, who said they were working to try to identify those behind them.

The Colombian squad traveled back home from Brazil on Saturday.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.