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The first leg in Lima ended in a 0—0 tie, while the second leg in Avellaneda finished 2—1 in favor of the home team.
Independiente successfully defended the title a year later against Colo-Colo after winning the playoff match 2—1. The reign of Los Diablos Rojos finally ended in when they were defeated by fellow Argentine club River Plate in the second phase in a dramatic playoff for a place in the finals.
However, in the finals River Plate themselves would be beaten by Cruzeiro of Brazil, which was the first victory by a Brazilian club in 13 years.
Towards the end of the decade, the Xeneizes reached the finals in three consecutive years. The first was in in which Boca earned their first victory against defending champions Cruzeiro.
The playoff match finished in a tense 0—0 tie and was decided by a penalty shootout. Boca Juniors won the trophy again in after thumping Deportivo Cali of Colombia 4—0 in the second leg of the finals.
Nine years after their first triumph, Nacional won their second cup in after overcoming Internacional. In the final, they repeated the feat, beating Cobreloa in a decisive second leg match 1—0 in Santiago.
Another team rose from the Pacific, as had Cobreloa. In , Argentinos Juniors , a small club from the neighborhood of La Paternal in Buenos Aires, astonished South America by eliminating holders Independiente in La Doble Visera 2—1 during the last decisive match of the second round, to book a place in the final.
Argentinos Juniors went on to win an unprecedented title by beating America de Cali in the play-off match via a penalty shootout.
It was not until that a Pacific team finally broke the dominance of the established Atlantic powers. That trend would continue until Having led Olimpia to the title as manager, Luis Cubilla returned to the club in In the finals, Olimpia defeated Barcelona of Ecuador 3—1 in aggregate to win their second title.
The team coached by Luiz Felipe Scolari was led by defender and captain Adilson and the skilful midfielder Arilson. The Copa Libertadores stayed on Brazilian soil for the remainder of the s as Cruzeiro, Vasco da Gama and Palmeiras took the spoils.
The cup of pitted Cruzeiro against Peruvian club Sporting Cristal. The decade ended on a high note when Palmeiras and Deportivo Cali, both runners-up in the competition before, vied to become winners for the first time in The final was a dramatic back-and-forth match that went into penalties.
This decade proved to be a major turning point in the history of the competition as the Copa Libertadores went through a great deal of growth and change.
Having long been dominated by teams from Argentina, Brazil began to overshadow their neighbors as their clubs reached eight finals and won six titles in the s.
During the Copa Libertadores , Boca Juniors returned to the top of the continent and raised the Copa Libertadores again after 22 years. Like their predecessors from the late s however, Boca Juniors would fall short of winning three consecutive titles.
Boca Juniors once again found talent in their ranks to fill the gap left by the very successful group of — with upcoming stars Rolando Schiavi , Roberto Abbondanzieri and Carlos Tevez.
Boca Juniors and Santos would eventually meet in a rematch of the final; Boca avenged the loss by defeating Santos in both legs of the final.
However, it was not to be as Boca Juniors, reinforced by aging but still-capable players, came away with the trophy to win their sixth title.
In the tournament severed its relationship with Toyota. Grupo Santander , one of the largest banks in the world, became the sponsor of the Copa Libertadores, and thus the official name changed to Copa Santander Libertadores.
The biggest resurgence of the decade happened in the 50th edition of the Copa Libertadores and it was won by a former power that has reinvented itself.
The pincharatas managed to emulate their predecessors by defeating Cruzeiro 2—1 on the return leg in Belo Horizonte.
In , a spell of the competition only being won by Brazilian clubs for four years began with Internacional defeating Guadalajara.
But another trend was born, as once again a new champion was crowned, for the third consecutive year.
In , River Plate went on to beat their archrivals Boca Juniors in a thrilling return leg which was played at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium at Madrid , Spain, for the very first time in history due to the lack of security in Buenos Aires, which forced the match to be played in Europe instead.
Most teams qualify for the Copa Libertadores by winning half-year tournaments called the Apertura and Clausura tournaments or by finishing among the top teams in their championship.
Since , the winner of the Copa Sudamericana has qualified automatically for the following Copa Libertadores. For the edition , the different stages of the competition will be contested by the following teams: Unlike most other competitions around the world, the Copa Libertadores historically did not use extra time , or away goals.
If both teams were level on points after two legs, a third match would be played at a neutral venue. Goal difference would only come into play if the third match was drawn.
If the third match did not produce an immediate winner, a penalty shootout was used to determine a winner. From onwards, two-legged ties were decided on points, followed by goal difference, with an immediate penalty shootout if the tie was level on aggregate after full-time in the second leg.
The current tournament features 38 clubs competing over a six- to eight-month period. There are three stages: The first stage involves 12 clubs in a series of two-legged knockout ties.
Because Europe and South America are considered the strongest centers of the sport, the champions of those continents enter the tournament at the semifinal stage.
The tournament shares its name with the trophy, also called the Copa Libertadores or simply la Copa , which is awarded to the Copa Libertadores winner.
The pedestal , which contains badges from every winner of the competition, is made of hardwood plywood. The badges show the season, the full name of the winning club, and the city and nation from which the champions hail.
To the left of that information is the club logo. Any club which wins three consecutive tournaments has the right to keep the trophy.
Today, the current trophy is the third in the history of the competition. Two clubs have kept the actual trophy after three consecutive wins: That amount is derived from television rights and stadium advertising.
The Copa Libertadores occupies an important space in South American culture. The folklore, fanfare, and organization of many competitions around the world owe its aspects to the Libertadores.
It is common for clubs to spend large sums of money to win the Copa Libertadores. The tournament is highly regarded among its participants. In , players from Guadalajara stated that they would rather play in the Copa Libertadores final than appear in a friendly against Spain , then reigning world champions,  and dispute their own national league.
Since its inception in , the Copa Libertadores had predominantly been won by clubs from nations with an Atlantic coast: Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay.
Olimpia of Paraguay became the first team outside of those nations to win the Copa Libertadores when they triumphed in The first club from a country with a Pacific coast to reach a final was Universitario of Lima , Peru , who lost in against Independiente of Argentina.
The Cup is to be seen, not to be touched. Atletico Nacional of Colombia in , it was their second title. The Cup is seen and touched was implemented in Chile.
The tournament attracts television audiences beyond South America , Mexico , and Spain. Matches are broadcast in over countries, with commentary in more than 30 languages, and thus the Copa is often considered as one of the most watched sports events on TV;  Fox Sports , for example, reaches more than 25 million households in the Americas.
From to , the competition had a single main sponsor for naming rights. The ball, approved by FIFA and weighing approximately g, has a spherical shape that allows the ball to fly faster, farther, and more accurately.
The compressed polyethylene layer stores energy from impact and releases it at launch, and the six-wing carbon-latex air chamber improves acceleration.
Another feature of the ball is its rubber layer; it was designed to allow a better response while retaining the impact energy and releases it in the coup.
The asymmetrical high- contrast graphic around the ball creates an optimal flicker as the ball rotates for a more powerful visual signal, allowing the player to more easily identify and track the ball.
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After the first World Cup held in Uruguay in , the enmity between the football federations of Uruguay and Argentina prevented the competition from being played for a number of years.
Only in was it possible to dispute a special edition of the event to be officially reinstated in Peru became the host nation of the edition and won the competition for the first time.
Ecuador made their debut at that tournament. Despite the large investment and initial success of the team, the Chileans would be defeated in the last match by eventual champions Argentina.
Uruguay hosted and won the edition. Chile would host again in , and came close to playing for the title against Argentina. However, Brazil spoiled that possibility, and Argentina would win the tournament once again on Chilean soil.
The event then entered a period of great disruption. For example, Argentina would be the first and so far only team to win three consecutive titles by winning the championships of , and After those three annual tournaments, the competition returned to being held every two years, then three and later four.
There were even two tournaments held in , one in Argentina and a second in Ecuador. During this period, some of the national teams were indifferent to the tournament.
Some did not participate every year, others sent lesser teams; in the edition held in Ecuador, Brazil entered a team from the state of Pernambuco. Bolivia won for the first time when it hosted in , but was defeated in the first game of the tournament by debutant Venezuela.
The founding of the Copa Libertadores in also affected the way the tournament was viewed by its participants.
The tournament had no fixed venue, and all matches were played throughout the year in each country. Nine teams participated in the group stages with the defending champions receiving a bye into the semifinals.
The tournament was contested every four years using this system until From until , the event was hosted every two years in rotation by the ten members of the confederation.
The format would remain constant with a first round of groups, but the final round stage ranged from being a new, final round-robin group or a single-elimination system to decide the winner.
This renewal helped the tournament, which began to receive television coverage in Europe and North America. Despite entering as heavy favorites for being the reigning world champions having won the FIFA World Cup , playing at home and having a team largely composed of its World Cup winners led by the legendary Diego Maradona , Argentina would finish in a disappointing fourth place after being beaten by defending champions Uruguay 0—1 in the semifinals.
Uruguay would defeat a surprisingly strong Chilean squad who made it to the final, disposing of the powerful Brazil 4—0 on the group stage. Uruguay managed to win the competition in as host, ending a period of decline for Uruguayan football.
With the implementation of rotating hosts, Colombia , Paraguay and Venezuela hosted the tournament for the first time. Brazil entered a successful series of victories, winning four of the five continental titles between and Brazil would successfully defend the title in after thumping Uruguay 3—0 in Asuncion , Paraguay.
Colombia, the host nation, would go on to win the competition for the first time ever. Running from an embarrassing performance in , Brazil reestablished itself in the South American pantheon after defeating Argentina, on penalties, in order to win the competition held in Peru.
Three years later , the two teams met again in the final, this time in Venezuela. Once again, Brazil came out victorious after crushing Argentina 3—0.
Argentina hosted the competition and was ousted by Uruguay in the quarterfinals by penalty shootout. Uruguay would go on defeating Peru 2—0 in the semis to reach the finals and overpower Paraguay 3—0, thus winning the trophy on Argentinean soil for the third time and second in a row.
This, the 43rd edition, was the first time that neither Argentina nor Brazil reached the semifinals of a tournament they both had entered.
Chile went on to win the tournament, their first title, on home soil. A second rotation commenced in , with host countries rotating in alphabetical order, starting with Argentina.
The swap was made official in May South American Championship of Nations was the official English language name.
The current name has been used since Between and it had no host nation, and was held in a home and away fashion.
The current final tournament features 12 national teams competing over a month in the host nation. There are two phases: In the group stage, teams compete within three groups of four teams each.
Three teams are seeded, including the hosts, with the other seeded teams selected using a formula based on the FIFA World Rankings.
The other teams are assigned to different "pots", usually based also on the FIFA Rankings, and teams in each pot are drawn at random to the three groups.
Each group plays a round-robin tournament , in which each team is scheduled for three matches against other teams in the same group.
The last round of matches of each group is not scheduled at the same time unlike many tournaments around the world. The top two teams from each group advance to the knockout stage as well as the two best third-place teams.