Thursday, 10 February 2011

Argentinos caught by the Flu - Copa Libertadores Group 3

Fluminense 2-2 Argentinos Juniors

In the Live Premier Sports TV game, Brazilian champions Fluminense twice came from behind to share the points with Argentinos Juniors of Argentina in the opening Copa Santander Libertadores Second Stage clash. Argentinos Juniors striker Franco Niell gave his side the lead on the stroke of half-time but Rafael Moura hit back for the hosts to level things just before the hour.

Fluminense were rocked again when they fell behind for a second time when Niell from grabbed his second with 20 minutes remaining. Argentinos were looking to give their campaign the perfect start, but Moura struck his second four minutes later to ensure a share of the spoils for the Tricolor and the second consecutive game that Moura has got two goals since arriving from Goiás.

The fixture between Deportes Tolima and Guaraní was resheduled for next week.

Next week the rest of the teams join the action, the fixtures are as follows

Deportes Tolima v Guaraní
Vélez Sarsfield v Caracas FC
San Luis v Club Libertad
Deportivo Táchira v Santos
América v Nacional
Unión Española v Universdad Cátolica
Emelec v Internacional
Cruzeiro v Estudiantes LIVE on Premier Sports TV 0000GMT Thursday
Jaguares v Jorge Wilstermann
Once Caldas v Universidad San Martin
León de Huánuco v Junior
Grêmio v Oriente Petrolero
Cerro Porteño v Colo Colo
Godoy Cruz v LDU Quito

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