Copa Libertadores 2009: final second leg highlights

The dust has settled on the trophy presentation and Estudiantes' squad are preparing for their triumphant return to La Plata on Thursday afternoon with the Copa Libertadores de América. If you'd like to see how they came from behind to win their fourth continental crown, look no further - there's a ten minute highlight video... Continue Reading →

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¡Estudiantes Campeón!

The 50th edition of the Copa Libertadores has been won by Estudiantes de La Plata, who lift the trophy for the fourth time in their history, after a 29 year wait. Winning in Belo Horizonte's feared Minerão, where Argentine sides fear to tread (but have succeeded before all the same), Juan Sebastián Verón emulated his... Continue Reading →

A Copa catchup

I'm on holiday, so I've got a little behind with the midweek coverage and the main story that was missed was Boca Juniors beginning their 2009 Copa Libertadores campaign with a 1-0 win at home to Deportivo Cuenca. This evening, Estudiantes have just finished losing to Cruzeiro in their debut in this year's competition, whilst... Continue Reading →

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