Paolo Guerrero netted a hat-trick as Corinthians continued their winning streak in the Copa Libertadores with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Uruguay's Danubio.
The Peruvian striker helped the Brazilian giants collect their fourth win in as many games and lead Group 2 with maximum points.
Jadson opened the scoring for Tite's side after 26 minutes with a free-kick and Guerrero started his goalscoring campaign just after the half-hour mark as he headed home an Elias cross.
Only 20 seconds after the...
Approaching a mini pause due to the upcoming international break, the Copa Libertadores has a big week coming up, with 28 of the 32 teams in action.
Some are playing their third of six group games, while most are playing their fourth. This is the time, then, when qualification for the knockout stage starts to be defined. There are some huge matches coming up in the next few days. These are the five to pay attention to.
Tuesday, Group 8
Sporting Cristal (Peru, 5 points) vs. Racing (Argentina, 6 points)
A San Lorenzo supporter fell to his death during the team's 3-1 derby victory at home to Huracan on Sunday.
Argentina's Ole newspaper reported that 24-year-old fan Pablo Gimenez fell 50 metres to his death at the Nuevo Gasometro shortly before the end of the match.
Gimenez collided with another supporter leaving the stadium, 33-year-old Esteban Otero, who had to be taken to the Pinero Hospital in Buenos Aires but whose condition was not thought to be life-threatening. Otero's four-year-old son, who...
Real Madrid's 2-0 victory over San Lorenzo in the Club World Cup was a fitting end to what has been a superb 2014 for coach Carlo Ancelotti and his almost-all-conquering team. It's also a boon to club president Florentino Perez and the marketing team at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. While the tournament remains a bit of an artificial oddity in the football calendar, there was plenty for Blancos fans and pundits to revel in after goals from Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale secured the trophy.