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Copa Libertadores Wrap: Botafogo cruise past San Lorenzo

12 February 2014 06:14

Botafogo opened their Copa Libertadores group stage campaign in fine fashion, beating San Lorenzo 2-0 at home on Tuesday.

The Brazilian outfit were powered to all three points in their Group 2 clash at the Estadio Jornalista Mario Filho by goals to Juan Ferreyra and Wallyson.


Ferreyra, playing against a club from his homeland in Argentina, scooped on the remnants of a saved long-range effort from team-mate Jorge Vagner.


Vagner's shot was deflected by a San Lorenzo defender, and was on target before goalkeeper Sebastian Torrico parried - only for Ferreyra to quickly be on hand to tap home into the empty net.


Wallyson then ensured Botafogo of victory, as he curled a dipping strike past the diving Torrico from outside the area, that made the result comfortable for the hosts.


Elsewhere, Santa Fe opened their account with a 3-1 home win over Nacional Asuncion.


The tie at Santa Fe's Estadio Nemesio Camacho in Bogota was goalless until the 58th minute, when Edison Mendez struck.


A minute later, the hosts were 2-0 to the good via Daniel Torres but Nacional were back in the game courtesy of a Nicolas Martinez penalty.


But Santa Fe made sure of the points, as Jonathan Copete - provider of Mendez's opener - turned scorer in the 81st minute.


In the remaining fixtures, there were 1-0 results - with Santos Laguna of Mexico beating Argentina's Arsenal, while Brazil's Atletico Mineiro won away to Venezuela's Zamora and Argentine club Velez Sarsfield took all three points from Peru's Universitario.

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Competition
Copa Libertadores
Date
11 February 2014
Game week
1
Kick-off
23:00
Half-time
1 - 0
Full-time
2 - 0

Goals

1 - 0
Wallyson 52'
(assist by Jorge Wágner) 
2 - 0

Lineups

Substitutes

# Player Bookings
20
23
30
12
13
17
29
# Player Bookings
10
26
15
24
1
4
14

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