Estudiantes claim place in Libertadores final; Corinthians win Brazilian Cup

Nacional 1 – Estudiantes 2 (Agg. 1-3) (Copa Libertadores semi-final second-leg, July 1, 2009) Without captain Juan Veron and in front of 70,000, Estudiantes booked their place in the final against Cruzeiro or Gremio thanks to a double from Mauro Boselli. Medina had given the Uruguayan side hope with the equaliser.

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Internacional 2 – Corinthians 2 (Agg. 2-4) (Copa do Brazil, July 1, 2009) Corinthians dominated the first-half and two goals from Jorge Henrique and Andre Santos ensured that they won comfortably on aggregate. The home side battled gamely in the second period and were rewarded with a brace from Alecsandro. Corinthians gain entry to next season’s Copa Libertadores.

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Nagoya Grampus Eight 0 – Kashima Antlers 3 (J-League, July 1, 2009) Runaway Japanese league leaders Kashima thrashed Nagoya with goals from Shinzo Koroki and Takuya Nozawa in the first half while Brazilian striker Marquinhos scored a half-volley in the 53rd minute.

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Ujpest 1 – Wisla Krakow 1 (Friendly, July 1, 2009)