According to 'SportMediaset', Valencia have reportedly shown interest in signing Atalanta player Matteo Pessina. The Italian has a contract at the Italian side until June 2022 and is currently on loan at Hellas Verona.
The beginning of the clash at the Alfredo di Stefano had its controversy. After a yellow card after 15 seconds, Bordolas' men wanted three penalties committed by Carvajal. Carvajal was on a yellow. Then, just before the interval, Mathias Olivera went down in the box.
On 2 July 2008, Liga de Quito won their first-ever Copa Libertadores title. Liga de Quito’s goalkeeper José Francisco Cevallos saved three penalties and they became the first Ecuadorian team to win the title.