Copa Libertadores: River Plate beat Boca Juniors in first leg

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River Plate beat fierce rivals Boca Juniors 2-0 from the first leg of their Copa Libertadores semi-final.
River Plate are the holders later beating their town rivals in the 2018 closing, which had been postponed after opposing fans assaulted Bocas team bus.
When Rafael Borre converted a penalty after the referee consulted VAR river Plate went in front this time.
An Ignacio Fernandez attack in the second half doubled the lead.
Boca midfielder Nicolas Capaldo, who blazed a shot at the bar with the keeper if his side were 1-0 down to beat, had been sent-off in.
The second leg at Boca will occur on 22.
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