Latest Copa Libertadores Features

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Brazilian president reacts to racial abuse

ESPN staff | February, 13 2014

BRASILIA, Brazil -- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has given her support to a black Brazilian player who was racially abused by Peruvian fans during a Copa Libertadores match. Brazilian player Tinga, playing for Cruzeiro, was taunted with mon...

Atletico Mineiro win dramatic Copa Lib final

July, 24 2013

Atletico Mineiro were crowned Copa Libertadores champions for the first time after beating Paraguayan opponents Olimpia on penalties. #INSERT type:image caption:Atletico Mineiro overcame a first-leg deficit to claim their first Copa Libertad...

Kelly: Copa Libertadores review

Sam Kelly | July, 26 2013

Sam Kelly reviews an enthralling Copa Libertadores final which saw Brazil's Atletico Mineiro claim their first title in the competition.

Copa Lib: Olimpia take control over Atletico in final

July, 17 2013

Paraguayan side Olimpia put one hand on the Copa Libertadores trophy as they beat Brazil's Atletico Mineiro 2-0 in the first leg of the final. Goals in each half from Alejandro Silva and Wilson Pittoni gave Ever Hugo Almeida's Olimpia a health...

Kelly: Copa Libertadores preview

Sam Kelly | July, 15 2013

Sam Kelly previews the Copa Libertadores final as one team looks to win a first title while the other plays an unprecedented sixth final in consecutive decades.

Kelly: Copa Libertadores preview

Sam Kelly | July, 2 2013

Sam Kelly previews the Copa Libertadores semi-finals as club football returns to the spotlight in South America.

Down to business in the Libertadores

Sam Kelly | April, 23 2013

With the Copa Libertadores knockout rounds about to start, Sam Kelly reviews the tournament so far.

Kelly: Corinthian values

Sam Kelly | July, 5 2012

Sam Kelly reviews Corinthians' Copa Libertadores win and Riquelme's latest retirement.

Down to business in the Copa Libertadores

Sam Kelly | May, 27 2012

Sam Kelly tips Neymar's Santos to be the stars of a tasty Copa Libertadores semi-final line-up.

Boca return, Velez and La U lead pack

Sam Kelly | February, 9 2012

Sam Kelly casts an eye on his favoured contenders for this year's crisply fresh Copa Libertadores.

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