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.


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.