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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...

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...

Copa Lib: Ronaldinho's Atletico book final berth

July, 11 2013

Atletico Mineiro will take on Olimpia in the Copa Libertadores final after overturning a 2-0 deficit in a thrilling and often bizarre semi-final second leg against Newell's Old Boys.

Copa Lib: Olimpia edge Santa Fe for final spot

July, 10 2013

Paraguayan giants Olimpia made it into the Copa Libertadores final despite a 1-0 defeat to Santa Fe in their semi-final second leg in Colombia.

Copa Lib: Newell's close on final berth

July, 4 2013

Newell's Old Boys of Argentina ground out a 2-0 win over Brazil's Atletico Mineiro to move within touching distance of the Copa Libertadores final.

Copa Lib: Olimpia edge toward final

July, 3 2013

Paraguayan side Olimpia put themselves on the brink of the Copa Libertadores final with a 2-0 win over Santa Fe of Colombia in the first leg of their last-four clash.

Copa Lib: Victor saves Atletico's Copa hopes

May, 31 2013

Goalkeeper Victor was the hero for Atletico Mineiro after his last-minute penalty save ensured the Brazilians reached the last four of the Copa Libertadores following an away goals triumph over Tijuana.

Copa Lib: Newell's dispose of Boca in epic shootout

May, 30 2013

Newell's Old Boys have progressed to the Copa Libertadores semi-finals after an epic penalty shootout victory over Argentinian rivals Boca Juniors.

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