River Plate win Copa Libertadores for third time
River Plate win Copa Libertadores for third time

Argentina's River Plate won their third Copa Libertadores title by defeating Mexican club Tigres UANL 3-0 in the second leg of the final.

Tigres held by River Plate in Copa Libertadores stalemate
Tigres held by River Plate in Copa Libertadores stalemate

 Mexican side Tigres` hopes of claiming a first-leg advantage in the Copa Libertadores final were frustrated by River Plate here Wednesday in a 0-0 stalemate.

River Plate clinch berth in Copa Libertadores final
River Plate clinch berth in Copa Libertadores final

Two-time champions Argentine club River Plate advanced to the Copa Libertadores final by securing a 3-1 victory over Paraguayan side Guarani here.

Orlando City bid for Brazilian footballer Ganso
Orlando City bid for Brazilian footballer Ganso

American football club Orlando City have made a $6 million bid for Sao Paulo's former Brazil international Paulo Henrique Ganso, according to reports.

France`s Andre-Pierre Gignac seals surprise move to Mexico
France`s Andre-Pierre Gignac seals surprise move to Mexico

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac sealed a shock move to Mexican club Tigres of Monterrey on Friday, shrugging off interest from major European clubs to seek trophies in Latin America.

Boca Juniors to appeal Copa Libertadores expulsion
Boca Juniors to appeal Copa Libertadores expulsion

Boca Juniors will appeal against their expulsion from the Copa Libertadores football tournament after their fans attacked River Plate players with an eye irritant spray, the Argentine club has said.

Chile`s Palestino win Palestinian fans worldwide
Chile`s Palestino win Palestinian fans worldwide

Palestino, a Chilean football team long down on their luck, are playing for the first time in 36 years in the Copa Libertadores, the top club tournament in Latin America, cheered on by ecstatic Palestinians worldwide.

Corinthians coach lauds Gil's Brazil call-up
Corinthians coach lauds Gil's Brazil call-up

Corinthians coach Tite praised the inclusion of defender Gil in Brazil's national football team for friendlies against France and Chile.

Juan Aurich hold River Plate 1-1 in Copa Libertadores
Juan Aurich hold River Plate 1-1 in Copa Libertadores

Midfielder Marcos Delgado scored in second-half injury time to earn Peru's Juan Aurich a 1-1 draw against Argentina's River Plate in their Copa Libertadores football tournament's group match.

Ecuador's Barcelona to play Freedom in Copa Libertadores
Ecuador's Barcelona to play Freedom in Copa Libertadores

Ecuador's football club Barcelona will face Paraguay's Freedom in their Copa Libertadores match at the Monumental Stadium here on Tuesday.

Corinthians rule out Paulinho loan move
Corinthians rule out Paulinho loan move

 Brazilian football club Corinthians said they had all but ruled out a move to re-sign Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho.

River Plate make Sudamericana final after super-derby win over Boca Juniors
River Plate make Sudamericana final after super-derby win over Boca Juniors

River Plate won the Argentine super-derby Thursday by edging arch rivals Boca Juniors 1-0 to reach the final of the Copa Sudamericana, where they will take on Colombian side Atletico Nacional.

I'll win trophies with White Roosters, crows Ronaldinho
I'll win trophies with White Roosters, crows Ronaldinho

Brazilian great Ronaldinho put on a Queretaro shirt for the first time on Friday and promised he would give his all to help the modest Mexican team win some silverware.

Racism in football 'a plague', says Brazil president
Racism in football 'a plague', says Brazil president

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said racism in football has become "a plague" following the latest incident to hit the country's domestic competition.

Vanishing spray makes World Cup debut

The vanishing spray used by referees to mark the 10 yards distance between a free kick and the defensive wall of players made its debut at World Cup level in Thursday`s opening game between Brazil and Croatia.

Botafogo keeper lauds Seedorf impact

Botafogo captain Jefferson has lauded the impact left by Clarence Seedorf on the Rio de Janeiro club.

Botafogo sack coach after Libertadores exit

Botafogo has sacked coach Eduardo Hungaro after the team`s elimination from the Copa Libertadores.

Leon eliminate Flamengo from Copa Libertadores

Flamengo were eliminated from the Copa Libertadores following a 2-3 defeat to Leon in their final group match at the Maracana stadium.

Ronaldinho in doubt for Copa Libertadores duel

Defending champions Atletico Mineiro could be without Ronaldinho for their final Copa Libertadores group match against Zamora in Belo Horizonte Thursday.

Atletico Mineiro in race to sign Anelka

Striker Nicolas Anelka could revive his stalled career at Brazil`s Atletico Mineiro, according to media reports.