Boca Juniors reached the semi-finals of the Copa Libertadores beating Paraguay’s Libertad, 2-0. Juan Roman Riquelme was instrumental in Boca’s win scoring a brilliant goal after leaving defenders in his wake. He left his stamp on Boca’s scintillating attack which had Libertad scrambling. Rodrigo Palacio found the net with his header as Boca put away their tough opponents.
Boca meet Colombian giant killers Cucuta Deportivo and Gremio meets Santos in an all Brazil semi-finals.