Copa Libertadores

DTotD: Red chest, but no red card after kung fu kick

¡KUNG FÚ — FÚTBOL!#LibertadoresxFOX Duele con sólo mirarlo. Terribles patadas entre Castro y Mosquerahttps://t.co/LGyxln0Mcr — FOX Sports Argentina (@FOXSportsArg) April 27, 2016 Once the happy pooches were cleared from the pitch during the Copa Libertadores match between Deportivo Tachira and Pumas, things got nasty. After attempting to clear a high ball, Tachira defender Yuber Mosquera planted his …

Super happy dog interrupts Copa Libertadores match

https://www.youtube.com/embed/EeXxg0QkhlQ The happiest attendee at the Copa Libertadores match between Deportivo Tachira and Pumas had to be the dog that invaded the pitch early in the first half. Play was halted as the Venezuelan dog jumped around from player to player, looking for someone to have some fun with. Pumas defender Gerardo Alcoba finally picked …

Boca Juniors celebrate Dani Osvaldo’s first goal with group photo

https://www.youtube.com/embed/g77qoWj2NPA Argentine-born Italian striker Dani Osvaldo scored his first two goals for Boca Juniors (his fourth club in two years) in their Copa Libertadores match against Zamora. Boca were already up 3–0 when Osvaldo scored his first goal in the 69th minute, so to commemorate the occasion, he and his teammates all ran to the …

DTotD: River Plate goalkeeper knocks out teammate with knee to the face

The Copa Libertadores is serious business and River Plate goalkeeper Julio Cesar Chiarini proved that during his side’s match against Tigres by putting his desire to make a clearance ahead of his own teammate’s well being. While going for the ball, Chiarini delivered an uppercut with his knee to defender Ramiro Funes Muri, putting Muri …