Argentinian side San Lorenzo defeated Palestino of Chile 2-0 in the first leg of their Copa Sudamericana quarter-final.
Next year, the Copa Libertadores will gobble up the vast majority of attention. Will enough be left for the Sudamericana to survive?
The Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana will run together in 2017, rather than separately. Tim Vickery says the plan leaves some question marks.
It may only be the Copa Sudamericana, but the fact that four Colombian clubs are in quarterfinals shows they are a sleeping giant, writes Tim Vickery.
Colombia's Independiente Santa Fe won their first continental title after a dour penalty win over Huracan, writes Tim Vickery.
Ramon 'Wanchope' Avila wasn't able to break the deadlock for Huracan vs. Santa Fe in the Copa Sudamericana final first leg, writes Tim Vickery.