Boca Juniors has qualified for the final of the Copa Libertadores, the Latin American equivalent of the UEFA Champions League. The Argentine team from Buenos Aires played Thursday in the return of the final 2-2 flush against the Brazilian Palmeiras, after the heenwedstrijd with 2-0 had won. In the final the with River Plate, the great rival from their own city.
Abila (18.) opened in São Paulo early in the party, the score for Boca Juniors. But when the home team, via Luan (53.) and a penalty from Gomez (60.) on lead came, it was still exciting for the Argentinians. Benedetto (70.) took twenty minutes before time, however, all doubt away with the 2-2.
Stadgenoot River Plate qualified Wednesday for the final battle. It switched to the Brazilian’s winner Grêmio. Grêmio had the first leg in Argentina with 0-1 won, but lost the return in your own house with 1-2 and runs aground therefore on the basis of the outdoor goals.
For the first time in the history of the Copa Libertadores, two Argentine teams in the final. The battle for gold in a round – second leg, fought. The first one is november 7 at La Bombonera, home of Boca Juniors, on the planning. The return follows on november 28 at River Plate.