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“River plate” for the fourth time won the Copa Libertadores

«Ривер Плейт» в четвертый раз выиграл Кубок ЛибертадоресArgentine “river plate” in a hot confrontation with the “Bokoy juniors” became the winner of the South American analogue of the Champions League.

The first match between the two clubs from Buenos Aires took place a month ago and ended with a draw 2:2. Return match clubs was to hold at the end of November, but fans of “river Plate” attacked the bus with the players, “Boki” and ruined the game.
Guide CONMEBOL did not provoke fans to new conflicts, and decided to postpone the match in Madrid.

On “Santiago Bernabeu” were stronger than “river plate” – the nominal hosts in the second half changed the course of the game, and in overtime, most managed to finish off rivals.

“River plate” has become a four-time winner of the Copa Libertadores. Often the tournament was won by only Independiente (7), Boca juniors (6) and Penarol (5). An added bonus for the Argentine club was the ticket to the semifinals of the club world Cup, which two days later will start in the UAE.

It should be noted that in the “river Plate” winner of the Copa Libertadores was a former defender of the Kharkov “Metalist” Jonathan Maidana.

Boca Juniors – River Plate 2:2
Goals: Abil, 34, Benedetto, 45 Pratt, 35, Esquerdo, 61 (own goal).

River Plate – Boca Juniors 3:1
Goals: Pratt, 68, Quintero, 109, Martinez 120+2 Benedetto, 44

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