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Southampton? loanee Dani Osvaldo scored on his Boca Juniors? debut in the Copa Libertadores [Video]

Dani Osvaldo is up and running at Boca Juniors. Osvaldo, who joined Boca on loan from Southampton two weeks ago, got his debut for the Argentine powerhouse in the Copa Libertadores in a home match against Uruguay’s Montevideo Wanderers on Thursday night. Boca won the game 2-1, and Osvaldo grabbed the winner just before the break. The Southampton […]

Southampton’s Dani Osvaldo & Boca Juniors teammates caught partying with prostitutes [Cronica]

Pablo Dani Osvaldo has been caught up in alleged sex scandal with his Boca Juniors teammates, who are alleged to have hosted a hotel party after their Copa Libertadores qualifier against Temperley. Argentine paper Cronica report that Southampton’s Osvaldo – yes, he is still officially a Saints player, and is now in his third loan spell […]

Copa Libertadores scores: Never go to Bolivia, plus more from Thursday's 3 games

Seriously playing soccer at 12,000 feet is so dumb. I know what you're thinking. You're thinking "Bolivia is a perfectly nice country. I think it's a place I'd like to visit." But you should not go to Bolivia, because their air turns your lungs into jelly. Show More Summary

Boca Juniors scored a great breakaway goal at Palestino in the Copa Libertadores [video]

Boca Juniors secured a fine 2-0 win at Palestino in the Copa Libertadores on Tuesday night. Goals from Andres Chavez and Sebastian Palacios, one in each half, ensured victory for the Argentine giants in Chile. The second goal was an excellent breakaway move, starting from the right back position, before a classic smash and grab. […]

Corinthians scored a quality team goal v Sao Paulo, finished off by Elias volley [video]

The Copa Libertadores threw up an intriguing all-Brazilian encounter on Wednesday night. Corinthians beat Sao Paulo 2-0 at the Arena Corinthians thanks to goals from Elias and Jadson. By all accounts, Corinthians put on a fine display and their first goal is well worth a watch. With just 12 minutes played, Corinthians put together a […]

Copa Libertadores scores: Boca Juniors start strong and more from Wednesday's 5 games

We haven't seen River yet, but their local rivals look up for a challenge. Coming into this Copa Libertadores, River Plate looked like Argentina's best hope to capture the title and perhaps the big favorite, period. They're off thisShow More Summary

Venezuelan Side Follow Up Brilliant Goal with Perfect Bowling-Pin Celebration

It's a rare case when a player completely nails both a 35-yard thunderbolt of a goal and does a celebration that matches the golazo's theatrics. Arles Eduardo Flores should take two bows for what he did during a Copa Libertadores match...Show More Summary

Anderson Requires Oxygen After Lasting Just 36 Minutes of Copa Libertadores Game

Anderson was often accused of being in poor physical condition during his ultimately unsuccessful spell at Manchester United, and it now seems he is struggling to last the pace at Internacional. The 26-year-old only signed for the Brazilian...Show More Summary

A long range golazo & terrific bowling ‘strike’ goal celebration in the Copa Libertadores [Videos]

What a goal! What a celebration! An all-action match took place in Uruguay in the Copa Libertadores on Tuesday night, as local side Wanderers beat Venezuelan outfit Zamora 3-2. Aside from the five goals, the match also witnessed five red cards. On the more positive story lines to come out of the game, Zamora’s Arles Flores put his side […]

Copa Libertadores scores: Red cards, thin air and more from from Tuesday's 5 games

Do: Celebrate goals by pretending to go bowling, name your team "The Strongest". Don't: Get red cards before you play Boca Juniors, travel to a stadium that's two miles high. Copa Libertadores came back in impressive fashion on Tuesday, featuring a game that encompasses everything that the tournament is about. Show More Summary

Copa Libertadores preview, Week 1: São Paulo classic not the only excellent game

São Paulo and Corinthians play a Clássico Majestoso in the opening round of the 2015 Copa Libertadores group stage. You should watch. Copa Libertadores proper is finally here, with the group stage kicking off on Tuesday. And it starts with a bang, as a pair of Brazilian giants and local rivals get to face off. Show More Summary

Copa Libertadores match stopped by tear gas in a stadium with no fans

Nacional and Palestino squared off in Copa Libertadores on Thursday in front of an empty stadium. The stadium ban was issued after Nacional fans rioted in a previous match, and it was supposed to not just be a punishment, but a guarantee of safety. And yet somehow, there was tear gas anyway. Yep, that's tear gas in an empty stadium. Show More Summary

Estudiante’s Carrillo shuts Bermeo up by scoring a goal after Independiente man’s sledging [Video]

Sledging can be en effective tool to put an opponent off and provoke him into losing his cool (Luis Suarez and Diego Costa are two prime exponents, and ironically victims of it). But this case from Copa Libertadores qualification last night showed that it’s a risky tactic, that can leave you with egg on your […]

Tear gas stops play between Nacional and Palestino in the Copa Libertadores in an empty stadium [Video]

Something very, very strange happened in Uruguay on Thursday night. Nacional were dumped out of the Copa Libertadores by Chilean side Palestino this week on away goals, after the hosts won the second leg 2-1 but they lost first leg 1-0. Away from the scoreline, Thursday game in Uruguay was made noticeable as the match was played […]

Two dummies in the build up! Jean finished a great Fluminense Golazo v Nova Iguaco

With the return of Brazilian football, at least at the State league level and in the Copa Libertadores, we have seen a host of Golazos in the last few days. For example, see: Golazo! EC Sao Jose striker Joao Pedro bags a long range bicycle kick v Internacional [Video]. Fluminense may well have scored one […]

Corinthians pieced together a Playstation attack to score in the Copa Libertadores [Video]

International club football was on show in South America on Wednesday night in the qualifiers for the group stages of the Copa Libertadores. Brazilians Corinthians put one giant foot into the next stage after thrashing ten-man Once Caldas of Colombia 4-0 in the first leg of their first phase tie. The hosts got off to a flyer […]

Copa Libertadores 2015 preview: Come watch the best young players in the world. And violence!

It's the best soccer you're not watching. Unless you're watching, in which case, you're already in on the secret. The Copa Libertadores is perhaps the only competition that features every element one could ever ask for in a soccer tournament. As...Show More Summary

Neymar Can Continue Brazil and Barcelona Rise in 2015

For all the negatives Brazilian football spewed out in 2014, Neymar remained the highlight. From disappointing Copa Libertadores campaigns to that catastrophic World Cup semi-final, 2014 has been a year to forget for Brazil, both domestically...Show More Summary

San Lorenzo vs. Real Madrid: Winners and Losers from Club World Cup Game

Real Madrid are champions of the world after beating Copa Libertadores holders San Lorenzo 2-0 in Saturday's FIFA Club World Cup final. Sergio Ramos, who also scored against Cruz Azul in the semi-final round, opened the scoring after...Show More Summary

2014 Club World Cup Final: Statistical Preview

2 months agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

2014 Club World Cup Final: Statistical Preview - originally posted on 2 days from now, the reigning European champions go one-on-one with the reigning Copa Libertadores champions, Real Madrid face San Lorenzo in the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup final. A final between 2 teams that won their confederation’s highest honor … Read More ? From - Football News

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