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15dTim Vickery

Copa Sudamericana reaches its climax

You could be forgiven for not knowing that the Copa Sudamericana final is upon us; Junior of Colombia and Atletico Paranaense of Brazil meet.

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337dSam Marsden

Chapecoense, Barca up for Comeback award

Chapecoense's recovery from a plane crash and Barcelona's win against Paris Saint-Germain have been nominated for Comeback of the Year.

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370dTim Vickery

Independiente lift Copa Sudamericana again

After a win in the first leg, Independiente fought Flamengo to a 1-1 draw in the second leg to claim the Copa Sudamericana, their first since 2010.

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Independiente win Copa Sudamericana title

Independiente defeated Flamengo 3-2 on aggregate to win the Copa Sudamericana title after a 1-1 draw in the second leg of the final Wednesday night.

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Flamengo fans arrested over firecrackers

Flamengo play Argentine team Independiente in the second leg of the Copa Sudamericana final at the Maracana.

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373dAdriana Garcia

Guerrero: I haven't taken any type of cocaine

"It's the saddest time in my career. I haven't played the most important games of my life and now I'm not in a final with my club," Guerrero said.

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379dTim Vickery

Independiente, Flamengo prepare for battle

While the Copa Sudamericana can't match the significance of the Libertadores, the Independiente-Flamengo title matchup should make for great football.

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491dAssociated Press

Chapecoense fall to Japan's Urawa Reds

Yuki Abe scored a penalty with two minutes left to give J-League side Urawa Reds a 1-0 victory over Brazil's Chapecoense.

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Nacional win Recopa Sudamericana

Atletico Nacional were crowned Recopa Sudamericana champions on Wednesday with a 4-1 victory -- and 5-3 aggregate win -- over Chapecoense.

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Chape players return to visit crash site

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.

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Chape beat Nacional, 'Brothers forever'

Chapecoense beat Colombia's Atletico Nacional 2-1 on Tuesday in an emotional match that commemorated the victims of last year's fatal air crash.

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624dTim Vickery

Chapecoense to finally play Nacional

The 2017 Recopa Sudamericana will pit Chapecoense against Atletico Nacional where a tinge of brotherhood will be evident.

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660dTim Vickery

CONMEBOL's bizarre 2017 schedule

Boston River and Comerciantes Unidos will play the first leg of their Copa Sudamericana clash on Feb. 28. The return game will be three months later.

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Chapecoense draw in 1st game since crash

The three surviving players of the air crash two months ago that killed 19 members of Brazil's Chapecoense lifted the Copa Sudamericana trophy.