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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Chile

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It's official! Alexis Sanchez has joined Arsenal
World Cup star agrees long-term deal with North London club after three-year stint with Barcelona.
Is the stage set for another Amarildo to emerge for Brazil?
When Pele was injured during the 1962 World Cup, his replacement stepped up to the plate and delivered.
Goalkeepers showing their worth in tournament of struggling stars
The last lines of defence are making their case to be the MVP.
Brazilian fan loses it after penalty shootout and smashes his own TV
Breakfast at Bebeto's: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action
Late drama and four incredible team performances made for a super duper Sunday in Brazil.
Suarez ban 'too severe', says Fred
The striker’s union is backing their exiled Uruguayan colleague, it seems.
We’ll Leave It There So: O'Rourke retires, Netherlands fire against Chile and today’s sport
Andy Murray made a strong start at Wimbledon, Spain recorded a win and all the rest of the day’s top stories.
World Cup hangout: Live from Brazil, waving adios to Spain
As Spain finally managed to win a game, we discussed the tournaments most disappointing teams.
What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?’s rugby department has been viewing the action from Brazil with an open mind.
Breakfast at Bebeto's: All you need to know from the seventh night of World Cup action
As Spain bid us adios, will England or Uruguay join them through the exit door?
Here are the Chilean goals that knocked Spain out of the World Cup
The reigning champs slumped to a 2 – 0 defeat in Rio.
Horrifying video shows lift malfunction that sent man up 30 floors in 15 seconds
Anyone with a fear of lifts, look away now.
Abuse, violence, mental health: Children in Ireland called for help 664,000 times last year
Figures from Childline indicate children are more comfortable talking about mental health on the web, with 20 per cent of online contacts relating to this area.
Sixteen people have died in a huge fire consuming the outskirts of a Chilean port city
The military has taken over security in the city of Valparaiso.
Offshore 7.6 earthquake hits Chile, sparking tsunami warning
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet was one of those forced to evacuate.
Five dead after 8.2 earthquake rocks northern Chile
The five died in the cities of Iquique and Alto Hospicio.
Gabriel Byrne signs on to play engineering hero in Chilean miners movie
The 33 is already filming in Colombia.
Bachelet becomes Chile's president for second time after 'landslide' win
Bachelet first held the office from 2006 – 2010.
FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw
Sepp Blatter was in Brazil today to unveil the format for Friday’s draw.
Vatican envoy sacked over child sex probe
The Monsignor is accused of having sex with underage boys in Santo Domingo.
Irish-born priest detained in Chile as part of child abuse investigation
Father John O’Reilly, a senior figure with the Legion of Christ, has been relieved of priestly duties while authorities investigate the “credibility of allegations”.
PHOTOS: Chilean torture centre converted into homeless shelter
The shelter has been named after songwriter and director Victor Jara who was tortured and killed at the facility in 1973.
Pellegrini takes the reins at Manchester City
The Chilean has agreed a three-year deal with the Premier League outfit.
Uruguay FA backs accused Luis Suarez over punch on Chilean defender
“We will defend him very strongly. We are working with all the videos and pictures showing Suarez reacted to an initial aggression from Jara.”
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers dismisses Luis Suarez punch incident
The controversial striker seemed to punch a Chilean defender this week.
Luis Suarez punches Chile player
The 26-year-old played the whole 90 minutes as his side fell to a 2-0 qualifier defeat.
Failure on debt deal would have 'catastrophic effect on Ireland' - Tánaiste
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will address world leaders – including Angela Merkel – in Chile today as hopes for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt took a blow last night and the opposition criticised the government’s lack of openness.
South America: volcano alert raised in Chile, Argentina
A top-level red alert has been issued for Chile’s Copahue volcano, which is located at the country’s Andean border with Argentina.
Two dead and 300 arrested as mobs loot supermarkets in Argentina
Violence erupts as impatience grows with government of President Cristinia Kirchner.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
PHOTOS: Day four of Michael D's visit to Chile
El Presidente visited the grave of former Chilean leader Salvador Allende as part of his two-week trip today.
President to meet political leaders and Irish community in Chile
President Michael D Higgins has a busy schedule on the day two of his South American trip.
Pictures: Day one of Michael D Higgins in Chile
The President met with his Chilean counterpart on a busy day of public engagements.
Higgins to meet Chilean president on first full day of South America trip
After arriving in Chile yesterday morning, President Higgins kicks off his two weeks trip to South American with a day of public engagements in Santiago.
¡Hola! President Higgins begins official visit to South America today
The President will meet with the presidents of Chile, Brazil and Argentina during the two-week visit.
Manchester United finally complete Henriquez signing
The 18-year-old Chilean is one of the most sought-after talents in South American football.
President Higgins to travel to Latin America in October
The President is expected to make an official visit to Chile, Brazil and Argentina next month.
Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.
Pinochet will leaves everything to his family
The family had requested the document remain private, but investigators are trying to find what happened to around €20 million the dictator had hidden away before he died.