One step closer
Ruben Israel’s Libertad defeated Mineros de Guayana and classified to the next phase of the Copa Sudamericana. The team won at Venezuela after gaining a significant advantage at the first match, and now moves forward waiting to play against the next rival, Sport Recife.
Although Israel’s team came to Venezuela with an advantage after the last match that ended with a score of 2 – 0, the game’s score was not resolved. Brian Montenegro and Sergio Aquino scored for el Gumarelo, while Richard Blanco did the same for the locals.
The global score was 4-1 in favor of the Paraguayan team. With this outcome Libertad is now classified to the next phase of the Copa Sudamericana and will play against Sport Recife of Brazil. The first match will be the 18th of September at Asunción.