Final Copa Libertadores 2018 live | "The end of the century", the most historic Superclásico in between Boca Juniors and River Plate start today by Fox Sports at 3:00 pm (5:00 am in Argentina, 3:00 pm in Colombia, 5:00 pm in Chile, 2:00 pm in Mexico and 12:00 pm / 3 pm in the US) La Bombonera with the final finale of the final Libertadores Cup for the first time he meets the two most popular teams in Argentina, and the world is a witness.
All eyes will be focused on what is happening at the stadium Boca Juniors where there will be no fans of Ríver for security reasons and on the basis of the decision of the presidents of both clubs, who claim that this would reduce the capacity of both stadiums for local fans.
The Xeneize comes to this instance to set out for Paraguayan Libertad (2-0 and 2-4) and Brazilians Cruzeiro (2-0 and 1-1) and Palmeiras (2-0 and 2-2).
In turn, River Plate left the Argentine Race Club (0-0 and 3-0) and Independiente (0-0 and 3-1) and Brazilian Gremio (0-1 and 1-2) on the road.
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After the disappointment of the World Cup, the final between the two great Argentines is also a good opportunity to confirm the rightness of the Argentine model, as emphasized by coach Boca Guillermo Barros Schelotto.
"We know and think that I do not know if he stood out so much that both Boca and River put Argentine football in a place where they had never been before." Argentine football, which at the national level in recent years has been severely punished, individual level and the same choice of results, "he said at a press conference.
"It seems to me that today Boca and River have achieved an important step, regardless of what is happening in these finals, we bet on Argentine football, today the world is talking about this final, and the truth is that a very important achievement" – added.
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At River Plate, they are also aware of the importance of the historic finale, which will offer "absolute fame," according to technician Marcelo Gallardo, who wanted to convey a "message of peace" at the same time.
"Apart from the historical fact of dealing with a lifelong rival in a unique event, it is a sport spectacle, we must live this way, we pass that it is a football game that has many nuances and spices to pass on these days, but it does not have to to exceed it "- he said.
"I strongly believe that we must think that this is a unique sports spectacle, it does not happen anymore, it is not life or death, it is a wrong message that is very bad for our society" – he added.
Boca Juniors will have his star because he has no injuries.
The only one who had doubts was Pablo Pérez because of physical discomfort, but he will fly without any problems and can be a starter.
The coach, Guillermo Barros Schelotto, will play in the same eleven who played against Palmeiras in the second half of the semi-final.
Gallardo will not be able to enter the stadium because he was suspended by Conmebol for not following previous sanctions and not giving instructions to his players in the semi-final against Gremio. He will be replaced by Matías Biskaja, the second team coach.
This will not be the only low level of the team. The captain, Leonardo Ponzio, will be absent due to injury.
Bruno Zuculini or Ignacio Fernández will take his place.
The rest of the standard set-ups are available to the trainer, including Gonzalo Martínez, who suffered from influenza during the week.
The game will take place on Sunday, November 24 at Monumental at 5:00 pm local time, with the presence of the president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino, in the box.
– Probable offsets:
Boca Juniors: Agustín Rossi; Leonardo Jara, Carlos Izquierdoz, Lisandro Magallán, Lucas Olaza; Nahitan Nández, Wilmar Barrios, Pablo Pérez (or Agustín Almendra); Cristian Pavón, Ramón Ábila and Sebastián Villa (or Darío Benedetto).
River Plate: Franco Armani; Gonzalo Montiel, Jonathan Maidana, Javier Pinola, Milton Casco; Exequiel Palacios, Enzo Pérez, Bruno Zuculini (or Ignacio Fernández); Gonzalo Martínez; Lucas Pratto and Rafael Santos Borré.
Judge: Chilean Roberto Tobar, assisted by his countrymen, Christian Schiemann and Claudio Ríosa. VAR (video arbitration system) will be responsible for the Chilean Julio Bascuñana. The fourth referee will be Peruvian Diego Haro.
Incidents: One-way match of the final of the Libertadores Cup to play at the Alberto J. Armando stadium in Buenos Aires, "La Bombonera", which can hold 48,000 spectators.