Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Copa Libertadores Preview: Atletico Mineiro, Velez Sarsfield near progression  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kora - 09/03/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Kora) Both teams have claimed two wins from as many games in their groups and a third halfway through the stage would set them up nicely



Mineiro have edged their way to the top of Group 4 and sit three points clear of Santa Fe and Nacional Asuncion ahead of their clash against the Paraguayans on Wednesday



Paulo Autuori's Mineiro are on a seven-match unbeaten run in all competitions and have been scoring for fun



The Brazilians have netted 16 goals in their past five matches, sharing the load up front



Neto Berola has struck twice in his past three outings, including the winning goal in the 2-1 win over Santa Fe in February



Colombia's Santa Fe need to bounce back from that loss when they travel to Venezuela to take on Zamora, who are bottom of Group 4



Velez Sarsfield are setting the pace in Group 1 ahead of their clash against The Strongest on Tuesday



The Argentines are yet to concede in two matches and a win in Bolivia would set them up nicely for a place in the round of 16



The clash between the top two shapes as an opportunity for Atletico Paranaense and Universitario to close in, with the former going into second with a win if The Strongest fail to claim victory




Group 2 is even heading into matchday three, but leaders Botafogo have an opportunity to edge further than a point clear when they visit lowly Ecuadorians Independiente del Valle



San Lorenzo and Union Espanola do battle in Argentina in the other match



In Group 3, the top two of O'Higgins and Cerro Porteno meet, while Deportivo Cali host Lanus on Thursday



Undoubtedly the most even group, teams in Group 5 will be hoping to settle into the top two



Cruzeiro visit Defensor Sporting and Real Garcilaso host Universidad Chile with all four teams locked on three points



Gremio lead Group 6 by three points ahead of their clash at home to Newell's Old Boys, while Nacional desperately need a win when they visit Atletico Nacional



In Group 7, Leon visit Emelec and Flamengo host Bolivar with all four teams very much alive in the battle for qualification



Santos Laguna will be aiming to make it three from three in Group 8 when they visit Deportivo Anzoategui, while Arsenal host Penarol.

 


Kora




  MENA News Headlines
 Mar 26 2017 - Morocco- Othmani To Give Press Conference About Government FormationMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Casablanca- Morocco's Appointed Head of Government, Saad Eddine Othmani, is set to give a press conference on Saturday 25 at 8:30 to inform the public about the latest ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Morocco- Saad Eddine Othmani Announces end of Deadlock, Formation of GovernmentMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Rabat – Morocco's newly appointed Head of Government, Saad Eddine Othmani announced on Saturday evening the end of the five-long deadlock and the formation of the new ...

 Mar 26 2017 - US-led coalition opens probe into fatal Mosul airstrikeThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) WASHINGTON: The U.S.-led anti-IS coalition confirmed Friday it has opened a formal investigation into "multiple allegations" that a U.S. airstrike allegedly ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Syrian opposition 'committed to political solution'The Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) GENEVA: The head of the Syrian opposition delegation at peace talks in Geneva stressed their commitment to a "political solution" on Friday. UN Special Envoy ...

 Mar 26 2017 - US' top diplomat to visit Turkey March 30The Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be in Turkey on March 30 to meet senior Turkish officials, including President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the U.S. confirmed ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Hamas official shot dead in Gaza StripThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) GAZA CITY, Palestine: Hamas official Mazen Faqha was assassinated late Friday in the Israeli-blockaded Gaza Strip, the Hamas-run Interior Ministry in Gaza said. 'Faqha ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Turkish forces kill 6 PKK terrorists in northern IraqThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) ANKARA: Six PKK terrorists were killed during a Turkish military operation in northern Iraq, Turkish Armed Forces said in a statement on Saturday. The military said ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Syrian regime airstrike kills 17 east of DamascusThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) DAMASCUS, Syria: At least 17 civilians including women and children were killed Saturday in a Syrian regime airstrike east of the capital Damascus, according to a ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Iraqi military says 61 bodies pulled from collapsed Mosul siteThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) BAGHDAD: Iraqi's military said on Sunday 61 bodies had been recovered from a collapsed building that was boobytrapped by Islamic State in Western Mosul, but there was no ...

 Mar 26 2017 - Iraq probes reports of civilian deaths in Mosul: officerThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Baghdad:Iraq is investigating air strikes in west Mosul that reportedly killed large numbers of civilians in recent days, a military spokesman said on Sunday. Iraqi ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help