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Fans of the United States Men’s National Team cheer on the team versus Honduras at FAU Stadium on Oct. 15, 2015. Argentina’s pair of Olympic warm­up matches will be the first time
since that game a men’s national team has played in Boca Raton. Max Jackson | staff
photographer.

Argentina national soccer team to play Colombia, Haiti at FAU Stadium

July 14, 2016

With the start of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro approaching on Aug. 5, the national soccer teams of Argentina, Colombia and Haiti will make the trip to Boca Raton to play a pair of friendly matches before they leave for Brazil.

Andres Felipe Diaz Mateus has been training with his coach Carlos Albuerne (left) for a year. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

What’s Your Excuse: FAU alum takes up boxing after serious accident

March 25, 2016

Ducking and eluding punches, throwing a powerful right-left-right combo while bouncing around the ring, Andres Felipe Diaz Mateus appears to be your typical boxer. However, the 2013 Florida Atlantic graduate has one characteristic that most boxers don’t have.