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Scoring Matias Suarez is helping River Plate to South American Supercup

The Argentine River Plate last Thursday, the South American Supercup won in the tenth trophy in five years under the leadership of former international Marcelo Gallardo. In the second leg of the final against the Brazilian Athlético Paranaense took River Plate, the Monumental after renewals with 3-0.

After the ninety minutes of regular time was after a hit of on the dot of Ignacio Fernandez (65.) 1-0 on the scoreboard in the Argentine capital. River Plate had the heenwedstrijd previously with the same digits lost in Brazil and so needed extensions to make the. Therein made Lucas Pratto soon for the 2-0 (90.+1), four minutes later ex-Anderlechtenaar Matias Suarez (90.+5), the 3-0 final score on the scoreboard. Both River-attackers are also currently on Argentine international.

For River Plate it is after 2015 and 2016, the third South American Supercup, in which the winners of the Copa Libertadores and the Copa Sudamericana against each other. In the Copa Libertadores, the South American equivalent of the Champions League, took River in december in Madrid in the final with 3-1 introduction to and archrival Boca Juniors.