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Yuki Abe scored a penalty with two minutes left to give J-League side Urawa Reds a 1-0 victory over Brazil's Chapecoense.
The strike came in a 5-0 Copa Sudamericana second round win over Chilean side Palestino.
The tragic crash of Chapecoense's chartered flight took 71 lives and left only six survivors. Soon after, the club began the difficult process of rebuilding for the 2017 season.
The city of Chapeco has always had a passionate bond with its soccer team, but it was never stronger than during a magical run to the 2016 Copa Sudamericana finals.
Atletico Nacional were crowned Recopa Sudamericana champions on Wednesday with a 4-1 victory -- and 5-3 aggregate win -- over Chapecoense.
The team's chartered flight crashed just miles from the airport in November, 2016, on the way to face Atletico Nacional in the Copa Sudamericana.