After upstaging bitter rivals Boca Juniors for a fourth Copa Libertadores crown, River Plate were drawn in Group A for the 2019 edition....
Lucas Pratto was River Plate's savior once again on Sunday as he drew them level in the Copa Libertadores final second leg, just as he had done in the reverse fixture at the Bombonera.
Goals from Juan Quintero, Lucas Pratto and Gonzalo Martinez saw River Plate come from behind to defeat bitter rivals Boca Juniors in the Copa Libertadores final second leg on Sunday as 'Los Millonarios' were crowned champions of South America.
After almost 45 minutes of tightly-contested action in Sunday's Copa Libertadores final, it was Boca Juniors who took the lead through Dario Benedetto.
With River Plate and Boca Juniors facing off at the Santiago Bernabeu, Lionel Messi is among the star names in attendance in Madrid.
Boca Juniors head coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto has found no place in his team to face River Plate for forward Carlos Tevez.
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