Estudiantes reach the Copa Sudamericana final

Estudiantes 1 – Argentinos Jrs 0 (Agg. 2-1) (Copa Sudamericana, November 20, 2008) Jose Luis Calderon got in front of his marker to head home in the 62nd minute. Argentinos had Franco Quiroga sent off in the 83rd minute for a second bookable offence and Rodrigo Brana of Estudiantes was dismissed in stoppage-time for a late tackle.

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Figueirense 4 – Nautico 3 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 20, 2008) Nautico took a surprise lead within a minute from the kick-off through Felipe, but Figueirense hit back two minutes later with a strike from Tadeu. Cleiton Xavier put the hosts ahead in the 9th minute, only for Vagner to draw Nautico level 6 minutes later. Diogo restored the home advantage just before the break, but Felipe levelled the score for the visitors in the 72nd minute. Finally a Bruno Perone goal in the 83rd minute gave the home side a vital victory that improves their chances of avoiding the drop.

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Arsenal Sarandi 1 – Newells Old Boys 1 (Apertura, November 21, 2008)


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