guatemala guatemala  /ɡ ˌwɑ tə ˈmɑ lə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a republic in Central America; achieved independence from Spain in 1821; noted for low per capita income and illiteracy; politically unstable

News

  1. Guatemala vs. Argentina: 6 Things We Learned from International Friendly

    As Argentina matches go, Friday's 4-0 demolition of Guatemala was fairly underwhelming. The result never appeared in doubt after Lionel Messi fired his team into the lead, and the friendly encounter lived up to its name as the Albiceleste cruised to victory.  The win capped off a week of tests for the South Americans, who drew against Colombia and Ecuador in two key World Cup qualifiers ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Guatemala vs. Argentina: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

    Argentina had no trouble defeating Guatemala in a friendly Friday night. It should come as no surprise that the first half was the Lionel Messi show. You know he’s good, but it really is surprising to see how much better Argentina are with him in the lineup. There was some concern that he might not be fit. Those fears were allayed early on Friday, per barcastuff : Messi wasted little time in ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Guatemala vs. Argentina: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Argentina completes its current stretch of matches with a friendly against Guatemala after a pair of frustrating draws in World Cup qualifying. The Albiceleste would like to end on a high note before heading into a summer break. As it stands now, Argentina is still in very favorable shape in CONMEBOL qualifying. It sits atop the nine-team group with five matches left to play. Still, the team ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "We count on the competition in Guatemala being honest, and if it is, then we have all chances to win," Putin said.
    on Jul 1, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "With this agreement, the United Nations is standing by Guatemala as it tries to solidify democracy and the rule of law by exposing and dismantling criminal groups that grew out of the armed conflict," said UN Undersecretary-General for...
    on Dec 12, 2006 By: Ibrahim Gambari Source: Reuters.uk

  3. "Lindsay definitely wants to give more back. We are now planning a trip to help the children of Guatemala, which will be filmed by Oprah's network," said Dina.
    on Dec 25, 2009 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Hindustan Times

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