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Copa Libertadores final postponed after heavy rain

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The first leg of the Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate on Saturday was postponed because torrential rain flooded La Bombonera.
CONMEBOL said the game will be played on Sunday. The second leg will be at River's Monumental de Nunez on Nov. 24.
Before the decision, the referees checked the swamped field. When they kicked the ball to test conditions, it got stuck in the puddles and, as they walked, their boots sunk and splashed water.
The clubs are known for one of the most intense rivalries in the world. Visiting fans have not been allowed...
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Boca Juniors vs. River Plate Copa Libertadores Final Rescheduled Due to Rain

5 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Copa Libertadores final has been postponed for 24 hours after torrential rain hit Buenos Aires on Saturday ahead of the clash between Argentinian rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate...
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Copa Libertadores Final: Superclasico First Leg Suspended Due to Heavy Rain

5 monthes ago   |   By SI

Due to a torrential downpour in Buenos Aires, the much anticipated first leg of the Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate was postponed on Saturday.
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Boca Juniors vs. River Plate: Copa Libertadores Superclasico final postponed due to rain

5 monthes ago   |   By CBS Sports

Heavy rain means the game will be played on Sunday
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