Boca Juniors keeper Agustín Orion appeared to be knocked out after taking a blow to the head in the first half of his team’s Copa Libertadores match against Cerro Porteño tonight in Buenos Aires, but stayed in the match after several minutes of laying motionless on the pitch. Read more...
Take a bow Ramon Abila! The 26-year-old Argentine striker scored one of the finest goals of his career on Tuesday night, in the Copa Libertadores. Unfortunately for Abila and Huracan, the overhead kick which sailed into the Atletico Nacional net was in vain as the Argentine side lost 4-2 on the night, and on the […]
Atletico Mineiro star Robinho was hit by a lighter thrown from the stands during his team's Copa Libertadores clash with Racing Club on Wednesday. As reported by Goal's Matthew Judge, the former Real Madrid man tried to take a corner kick under heavy police protection, but the lighter found its way past the policemen and hit him in the shoulder. Show More Summary
Venezuelan soccer club Deportivo Táchin knocked off Mexican club UNAM 1-0 in the first leg of their Copa Libertadores round of 16 matchup on Tuesday. That’s a pretty big deal for folks who follow South American club soccer, seeing as how Deportivo is the no. 15 seed and UNAM is the no. 2 seed. However, […]
Have you ever wanted to check out a Copa Libertadores game? Not as much as this dog here, you haven’t. The good boy in question made the absolute most of his time on the pitch, runnin’, yippin’, hootin’, hollerin’, and jumpin’ until he was carried off like a little baby. Even as he was being whisked away, he kept trying to wriggle around for a better view. Read more...
South America: Nine teams from Brazil and Argentina advanced to the round of 16 of the Copa Libertadores bracket led by top seeds Atletico Nacional from Colombia and Mexico’s UNAM. Latin America: Soybean prices have dipped as a result...Show More Summary
Argentinian giants River Plate recorded a thumping 6-0 home win over The Strongest in the Copa Libertadores on Wednesday night. The tone for the match was set by a brilliant opening goal from Andres D’Alessandro. Picking up the ball on the right hand side in the 13th minute, D’Alessandro beat one defender with a cheeky nutmeg, before he […]
The Copa Libertadores remains the best soccer competition you’re not watching, and Boca Juniors made it a thriller tonight in Bolivia as Federico Carrizo hammered home a Stephen Curry-range free kick in the 95th minute to save a draw against the home side. Read more...
Sao Paulo suffered a shock 1-0 defeat to Bolivian underdogs The Strongest on a night of mixed fortunes for Brazil in South America’s most prestigious club competition the Copa Libertadores. A well-worked 62nd minute strike by Uruguayan Matias Alonso settled a fractious encounter at Sao Paulo’s Pacaembu Stadium as the […]
Soccer fans in the United States who want to watch the Copa Libertadores but don’t subscribe to FOX Deportes can finally watch the tournament from the comfort of their homes, offices or on the go with FOX Soccer 2GO. Plus, for the first-time ever, FOX’s legal streaming service will offer the […]
Argentinian club Huracan has suffered a collective trauma on Wednesday on their journey home from Venezuela. Huracan took on Caracas in the Copa Libertadores on Tuesday, however their return home was dramatically stopped. It’s not exactly clear how, by their team bus overturned on the road. Several players picked up injuries, but nobody appears to be […]
Players from a top Argentine soccer team received emergency treatment after their bus crashed and overturned in Venezuela following a match in the Copa Libertadores, South America’s premier club tournament.
Barcelona became the first club team to become world champions on three occasions after their class eventually told against Copa Libertadores winners River Plate on Sunday. In the opening exchanges, the Argentinians were more than aShow More Summary
River Plate secured their place in the final of the Club World Cup in Osaka on Wednesday, beating Hiroshima Sanfrecce 1-0 to set up a potential showdown with Barcelona. The Copa Libertadores winners were made to work hard for their win,...Show More Summary
Brazil great Cafu may be 45-years-old but he most certainly still has ‘it’. The former AC Milan defender took part in a Sao Paulo Legends match for the 1992/93 side against the 2005 model. Both sides won the Copa Libertadores and clashed for retiring club titan Rogerio Ceni. Showing he’s still quite fit, Cafu (who […]
Since returning to Boca Juniors, Carlos Tevez has scored four times for his boyhood club. Two goals have come in the Copa Libertadores and the other two have come in the Argentine top flight. On Saturday, Tevez took his goal tally to...Show More Summary
Diego Forlan scored his first goal for Penarol today – and it was a golazo. The Uruguayan, whose returned to his home country to play for the club where his father won the Copa Libertadores, wasted no time in getting off the mark for his new side, scoring on his competitive debut. Show More Summary
In a summer of sporting firsts, Chile men’s national team captured their maiden Copa America crown while Victor Espinoza became the first Latin American jockey to ride a Triple Crown-winning horse. Mexican soccer teams have never captured the Copa Libertadores but UANL Tigres hoped to change that on Thursday night. Show More Summary
The Argentine giants were simply too much for Tigres. Following Lucas Alario's late first half goal, Argentina Primera A superpower River Plate dominated Mexico's UANL Tigres in the second half to win 3-0 and capture the 2015 Copa Libertadores. The...Show More Summary
The young Argentine forward put his side up before halftime Right before the half is the worst time to give up a goal, and Liga MX side Tigres just did that in the first half of the Copa Libertadores' second leg final. River Plate forward...Show More Summary