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Cup keys: key, final date and return of the VAR


And the day just came from starting round 16 that, as instructors often say, is when the real Confederate Libertadores begin. With the peculiarity of this issue, which is obvious it will continue to be played without an audience and will end in 2021, with the semifinals and Unique finale in Maracana on January 30.

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There are changes compared to what the day of the draw was a month ago: for example, three teams with new coaches, exactly Brazil. They are Athletico Paranaense (Autuori arrived), Inter de Porto Alegre (left Coudet) and Flamengo (they threw Torrent and former goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni).

Key to the 2020 Libertadores Summit.

Key to the 2020 Libertadores Summit.

As for the key, obviously there’s one that’s more accessible on paper: the one with River, which would only meet Boca or Racing in a final. Why is it simpler? Because then in the quarters we’ll go with National Montevideo or Independent of the Valley (eye for height), and in semis with Palmeiras (or two surprises like Delfín or Jorge Wilstermann and Libertad).

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The round of 16 example where the VAR is added, will be played between today and next Thursday (3/12). And then, in the next two weeks, the finals. Award for passing this step? Nothing less than 1,500,000 dollars.

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The other key looks more complicated and starts today with two games: Racing-Flamengo Y. Quito-Santos Alliance. The Academy passer and final champion will play with a winner Boca-Inter, a tremendous crossing. And in semis it could be too Guild, which continues with Portaluppi as DT (yesterday he signed a contract extension until February).

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Very special Liberals, in a full pandemic (Nacional de Montevideo, for example, traveled to Ecuador without two Suárez selections), every game on television (ESPN / Fox) y to follow the sheet in From where.

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In the previous round of 16, a a virtual meeting of the 16 presidents of the clubs playing the Libertadores (Clubs Subcommittee) with Alejandro Domínguez (President Conmebol), Gonzalo Belloso (Deputy Secretary General) and other authorities. At the meeting, it is the presidents of Boca, River and Racing participated, the subject of the The exclusive final of the Maracana, which will be on Saturday January 30: logistics and prizes for finalists discussed.

Fred Nantes, Alejandro Domínguez and Gonzalo Belloso, Conmebol's top directors, in a virtual meeting in the previous Copa Libertadores 2020 round.

Fred Nantes, Alejandro Domínguez and Gonzalo Belloso, Conmebol’s top directors, in a virtual meeting in the previous Copa Libertadores 2020 round.

On the other hand, Domínguez highlighted the importance of being able to comply with everything planned in terms of resume dates in the middle of the pandemic, in the group stage. “We are working hard to overcome adversity and be able to carry everything forward,” he explained.

And in videoconferencing, which is already commonplace, they talked about the money Conmebol made available to clubs and member associations: “It was close to 95,500,000 million dollars, before awards, support for lab tests and air logistics of participants”, the president said.

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In addition, the emphasis was placed on continuing with the necessary precautions and all the protocols, which is what eventually allowed the Libertadores to continue playing. And that was said during the Cup, the modality of five changes per game will remain.

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