5 Jul 2012

Corinthians win South America's Libertadores Cup

6:45 pm on 5 July 2012

The Brazilian football club Corinthians has won the prestigious South American Libertadores Cup, beating Argentine giants Boca Juniors 2-0 in the second leg of the final in Sao Paulo.

Two second-half goals from Corinthians' veteran striker Emerson were enough to seal the 3-1 aggregate win, and entry to FIFA's Club World Cup, after the first leg was drawn 1-1 in Buenos Aires.