Boca and Santos meet again, 40 years on

June 24, 2003
By Luis Ampuero
BUENOS AIRES, June 24 (Reuters) - The first leg of the Libertadores Cup final on Wednesday brings together two of South America's more storied clubs, who also boast three of the continent's most talked about teenage players.Argentina's Boca Juniors, who spawned Diego Maradona and Brazil's Santos, where Pele played the majority of his career, will also repeat history - they met in the final in 1963.Santos beat Boca in both legs in 1963 to win the second of their two Libertadores titles but since then ...

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