Suarez, Uruguayan idol Think Uruguay, and you think Luis Suarez. In ‘el paisito’ of just 3 million inhabitants, Suarez is undoubtedly the most famous living Uruguayan in the world. And for all the glory he’s achieved at club level, he’s always remained fiercely proud of representing his country. Indeed, his nationalistic passion has often gotten […]
The first leg of the 2016 Recopa Sudamericana takes place on Friday as Colombian side Santa Fe host Argentinian giant River Plate at El Campin in Bogota, Colombia. River are the current champions of the Copa Libertadores, and Santa Fe...Show More Summary
Atletico Nacional won the Copa Libertadores last night over Ecuadorian side Independiente del Valle. The title is Nacional’s second continental championship, and their first in the post-Pablo Escobar era. Fans are, of course, celebrating their team’s title vigorously. Here’s a look at the in-stadium party during the ceremony. Read more...
Medellín (Colombia) (AFP) – Colombian giants Atletico Nacional won the Copa Libertadores for only the second time in their history after a 1-0 victory over Ecuadoran minnows Independiente del Valle secured a 2-1 aggregate triumph. Newly...Show More Summary
South America: The Copa Libertadores title is up for grabs and will be decided in Medellin next Wednesday as Independiente del Valle of Ecuador and Colombia’s Atletico Nacional tied 1-1 in the first leg of the finals. United States:Show More Summary
Quito (AFP) – Ecuadoran minnows Independiente del Valle upset Argentinian giants Boca Juniors 2-1 in the first leg of their Copa Libertadores semi-final clash. Independiente, playing in the semi-finals of South America’s most prestigious...Show More Summary
Sao Paulo (AFP) – Colombia champions Atletico Nacional took a giant stride towards their first Copa Libertadores final appearance in more than two decades after scoring a stunning 2-0 away leg victory over Brazilian giants Sao Paulo....Show More Summary
In the final stages of the Copa Libertadores, Boca Juniors and Nacional face-off at Estadio Gran Parque Central in the first leg of their quarterfinal matchup.
Playing the second leg of their Copa Libertadores matchup, Boca Juniors host Nacional at Estadio Alberto Jose Armando in Argentina.
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 […]