A rematch between Boca Juniors and River Plate in the Copa Libertadores can occur in the last four -- but both clubs face tricky quarterfinal foes.
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Boca Juniors and River Plate are set to face off against Chivas and Club America in a competition dubbed the Colossus Cup, sources have confirmed.
River Plate beat Athletico Paranaense on Thursday and gave the Argentine club their third South American Recopa triumph.
The dreaded "video not available" message took on a whole new meaning for one rabid River Plate fan this week.
A CAS member said "it wouldn't be strange" if Boca Juniors were awarded the Copa Libertadores title at the expense of River Plate.
The old adage that it is hard to reach the top but harder to stay there is nowhere more accurate than in South America, as River Plate can attest.
Survive and advance is the mantra at this stage, but the group draw threw up plenty of intrigue. Will Argentina and Brazil continue to dominate?
On Monday, Boca reportedly sent an extended report to CAS providing further evidence about the attack on their team bus by River Plate fans.
Atlanta United have acquired attacking midfielder Gonzalo "Pity" Martinez from River Plate, the club announced on Thursday.
River Plate salvaged third place but the overarching theme of the Club World Cup remains that South American football isn't nearly what it once was.
MLS-bound Gonzalo Martinez scored twice as River Plate secured third place in the Club World Cup with a 4-0 win against Kashima Antlers.
A group of River supporters took the 18 hour flight from Buenos Aires to the United Arab Emirates only to find out their team had lost.
The match between River Plate and Boca Juniors was scheduled as the last game of the 2019 Mar del Plata tournament.
The Club World Cup once inevitably culminated in a final between South America and Europe. That is no longer, River Plate being the latest proof.
Al Ain beat River Plate 5-4 on penalties to reach the Club World Cup final after their last-four clash finished 2-2 after 90 minutes and extra time.
River Plate president Rodolfo D'Onofrio said he supports the use of Fan IDs for the Argentina Superleague.
Boca Juniors were forced to cancel a planned "fan day" on Wednesday after the Buenos Aires security ministry determined it was unsafe.
As if this season's Copa Libertadores hadn't caused CONMEBOL enough trouble, a crucial typo was spotted on the trophy after River Plate's triumph.
After leading his side to their second Libertadores triumph in four seasons on Sunday, Gallardo said he was happy in Buenos Aires.
If you score the winner in the biggest rivalry in world football to lift a continental trophy, you're likely to finish top of Player Power Rankings.
The winger, who scored River Plate's third goal in Sunday's 3-1 Copa Libertadores second-leg win over Boca Juniors in Madrid.
Approximately 20,000 fans gathered at the Obelisk monument in Argentina's capital city on Sunday to celebrate winning the Copa Libertadores.
"The important thing is that there was a winner at last and there was no trouble."
The players of Boca Juniors and River Plate have had their say. Now it is the turn of the lawyers.
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