Colo Colo 3 – LDU de Quito 0 (Copa Libertadores, March 12, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Champions LDU suffered a severe defeat in Chile. Cesar Carranza broke the deadlock when he hooked in Luis Figueroa’s cross in the 57th minute. Roberto Cereceda added the second four minutes later in a move that he started and finished himself, and Lucas Barrios latched onto Millar’s pass to slot home the third in the 65th minute.
Universidad San Martin 2 – Nacional 1 (Copa Libertadores, March 12, 2009) Pedro Garcia scored after Gonzalo Ludena broke from the halfway line in the 52nd minute and headed in from another chance created by Luduena on the hour. Heber Arriola pulled one back for the visitors in the 71st minute.