Boca Juniors coach laments missed chances in Copa Libertadores final

Posted On Sep 18 2019 by

first_imgGuillermo Barros Schelotto was left frustrated by Boca Juniors’ inability to take a lead over River Plate into the second leg of the Copa Libertadores finalAfter the match was postponed on Saturday due to heavy rain, both Argentine clubs put in a thrilling spectacle in Buenos Aires.River Plate’s Lucas Pratto cancelled out Ramon Abila’s opening goal for Boca before their lead was restored by Dario Benedetto.However, a Carlos Izquierdoz own goal ensured a 2-2 draw between the sides heading into the second leg at River Plate’s home ground.River Plate v Boca Juniors - Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores 2018Match Preview: River Plate vs Boca Juniors Boro Tanchev – September 1, 2019 It is time for one of the most intense derby games in the world, as River Plate and Boca Juniors go head-to-head tonight at 22:00 (CET).“We should have won,” Schelotto told reporters, via FourFourTwo. “We wasted so many chances, too many.“I think we were the better side on the field, but River played their game, caused us some trouble on occasion and now it will be to the Monumental to settle it.“We had the opportunity to go 3-2 up at the end, but [Franco] Armani has made a great save.”The second leg of the Copa Libertadores final will be played on November 24 at the Monumental stadium in Argentina.last_img

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