For every football fan New Year is when football season gets underway and the year wind up with the end of all league and European campaigns. While the normal New Year(January 1) is the kick start of transfer market. But here let us peep through the most memorable events in the footballing world round through the year 2015
1. Chile won Cope America
When Chile hosted 44th edition of Copa America – The Latin American version of Euro cup, There was no dubiety among fans and pundits that Chile will give the major contenders a tough fight, but odds were remote to see them as genuine contenders. Yet again it proved that in football odds don’t have any place, Greece(2004) and Yugoslavia(1992) has proved it. Nonetheless the team star packed by Alexis Sanchez, Arturo Vidal, Claudio Bravo, Eduardo Vargas etc showcased a prominent display throughout the tournament. In the final stage after 120 hours of stalemate, Chileans converted 4/4 spot kicks to kiss the cup in front of their home crowd and a chip by the Gunner Alexis Sanchez clinched them the title. The favorites Argentina could convert only one by the magician Messi and others were blazed over by the bar and saved by Claudio Bravo.