The 2015 Copa Libertadores de América Finals were the two-legged final that decided the winner of the 2015 Copa Libertadores de América, the 56th edition of the Copa Libertadores de América, South America's premier international club football tournament organized by CONMEBOL. At 25', Tigres had four players with yellow card, three of them defenders. River Plate won 3–1 on aggregate and advanced to the finals. Para tal caso, de llegar a las finales un equipo que no pertenece al continente sudamericano, deberá indefectiblemente jugar su primer partido de local." Nicolas Taran (Uruguay) The first leg was hosted by UANL at Estadio Universitario in San Nicolás de los Garza on July 29, 2015, while the second leg was hosted by River Plate at Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti in Buenos Aires on August 5, 2015. When Carlos Sánchez went down in the penalty area, he scored the resulting spot kick, shooting to the left of the goalkeeper to double the team's lead. [2], Since UANL are from Mexico, they had to host the first leg regardless of seeding (Regulations Article 3.7b: "El Torneo deberá indefectiblemente finalizar en un país perteneciente al continente sudamericano. If tied on aggregate, the away goals rule would not be used, and 30 minutes of extra time would be played. [1], River Plate earned the right to represent CONMEBOL at the 2015 FIFA Club World Cup, entering at the semifinal stage, regardless of the result of the final, due to UANL being an invited team from CONCACAF and therefore not eligible to represent CONMEBOL at the tournament. Fourth official: The qualified teams were seeded in the final stages according to their results in the second stage, with the group winners seeded 1–8, and the group runners-up seeded 9–16. Therefore, provided that a team not belonging to the South American continent qualifies to the finals, it shall invariably play the first leg at its home. At 8' Lucas Alario committed an illegal strong entry against the ankle of Guido Pizarro, foul that media later considered that deserved red card. Fourth official: [2], The first leg ended in a scoreless draw. The 2015 Copa Libertadores final stages were played from April 28 to August 5, 2015. [1], In the final stages, the 16 teams played a single-elimination tournament, with the following rules:[1], The bracket of the final stages was determined by the seeding as follows:[1], The first legs were played on April 28 and May 5–7, and the second legs were played on May 5 and 12–14, 2015.[2]. This page was last edited on 6 January 2020, at 22:27. UANL won 3–2 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S2). 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English translation: "The Tournament shall invariably end in a country belonging to the South American continent. UANL won 2–1 on aggregate and advanced to the semifinals (Match F2). English translation: "The Tournament shall invariably end in a country belonging to the South American continent. Guaraní won 3–0 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S4). Para tal caso, de llegar a las finales un equipo que no pertenece al continente sudamericano, deberá indefectiblemente jugar su primer partido de local." If still tied after extra time, the penalty shoot-out would be used to determine the winner. Assistant referees:[10] Racing won 3–2 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S4). Internacional won 5–3 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S3). [11][12] Alario saw yellow card. UANL came into the finals as first-time finalists of the Copa Libertadores. The finals were played on a home-and-away two-legged basis. Juan Zorrilla (Paraguay) If there were two semifinalists from the same association, they would have to play each other. [13][14] The match was played under a heavy rainfall and polemic arbitration. Funes Mori was amonestated. [1], Since UANL are from Mexico, they had to host the first leg regardless of seeding (Regulations Article 3.7b: "El Torneo deberá indefectiblemente finalizar en un país perteneciente al continente sudamericano. The second leg was suspended after River Plate players were attacked with pepper spray by Boca Juniors fans when the squad returned to the field following halftime, with the match still 0–0 (River Plate leading 1–0 on aggregate). ")[2], Near the end of the first half, Tigres defender Hugo Ayala left the game with an ankle injury. The 2015 Copa Libertadores Femenina was the 7th edition of the Copa Libertadores Femenina, South America's premier women's club football tournament organized by CONMEBOL.The tournament was held in the city of Medellín, Colombia, from 28 October to 8 November 2015. ")[1], The first leg was played on July 29, and the second leg was played on August 5, 2015. UANL won 4–3 on aggregate and advanced to the finals. [7] At the break, River manager Marcelo Gallardo made an attacking double substitution, withdrawing Rodrigo Mora and Tabaré Viúdez for Gonzalo Martínez and Nicolás Bertolo, but was also suspended after shouting at the fourth official. The winners and runners-up of each of the eight groups in … [4][5] River Plate advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S1). The first legs were played on July 14–15, and the second legs were played on July 21–22, 2015.[7]. Tied 1–1 on aggregate, Cruzeiro won on penalties and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S1). Internacional won 2–1 on aggregate and advanced to the semifinals (Match F2). River opened the scoring at the end of the first half when recent signing Alario headed Leonel Vangioni's low cross from the left into the goal. Eduardo Cardozo (Paraguay) Guaraní won 1–0 on aggregate and advanced to the semifinals (Match F1). The first legs were played on May 19–21, and the second legs were played on May 26–28, 2015.[6]. 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At 46' Ramiro Funes Mori committed another illegal strong entry, this time against Rafael Sóbis, foul that media also later considered that deserved red card. Santa Fe won 3–2 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S3). La Copa Libertadores 2015, denominada por motivos comerciales Copa Bridgestone Libertadores 2015, fue la quincuagésima sexta edición del torneo de clubes más importante de América del Sur, organizado por la Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol, en la que participaron equipos de once países: Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, México, Paraguay, Perú, Uruguay y Venezuela. A total of 16 teams competed in the final stages to decide the champions of the 2015 Copa Libertadores.[1]. Mauricio Espinosa (Uruguay) River Plate right-back Gabriel Mercado was booked soon after for a stamp on André-Pierre Gignac, leading him to miss the second leg. Qualified teams. The 2015 Copa Libertadores final stages were played from April 28 to August 5, 2015. The winners and runners-up of each of the eight groups in the second stage qualified for the final stages. River Plate had previously won two titles in four finals: 1986 and 1996. [3] CONMEBOL opened disciplinary proceedings against Boca Juniors, and decided to disqualify them from the tournament on May 16, 2015. Four minutes later, a corner kick from the right was headed by Ramiro Funes Mori through the legs of the goalkeeper to secure a 3–0 victory, River's first Copa Libertadores for 19 years. Due to the same reason, River Plate also earned the right to play against the 2015 Copa Sudamericana winners in the 2016 Recopa Sudamericana. Julio Quintana (Paraguay). [8][9], Assistant referees:[10] A total of 16 teams competed in the final stages to decide the champions of the 2015 Copa Libertadores. Therefore, provided that a team not belonging to the South American continent qualifies to the finals, it shall invariably play the first leg at its home. [3] The second leg ended in a 3–0 win for River Plate, and they won the tournament for the third time in their history.[4][5][6]. It was the first time the tournament is hosted outside Brazil. Note: In all scores below, the score of the home team is given first. If tied on aggregate, the away goals rule would not be used, and 30 minutes of extra time would be played. The 2015 Copa Libertadores de América Finals were the two-legged final that decided the winner of the 2015 Copa Libertadores de América, the 56th edition of the Copa Libertadores de América, South America's premier international club football tournament organized by CONMEBOL. River Plate won 3–1 on aggregate and advanced to the semifinals (Match F1). Emelec won 2–1 on aggregate and advanced to the quarterfinals (Match S2). The finals were played on a home-and-away two-legged basis. The finals were contested in two-legged home-and-away format between Mexican team UANL and Argentine team River Plate. If still tied after extra time, the penalty shoot-out would be used to determine the winner. Despite Tigres having most of the possession and late opportunities from Juninho and Jürgen Damm, the game ended goalless.