Thousands of Boca fans pack La Bombonera for training session

first_imgIs it possible to love your team too much?These Boca Juniors fans don’t think so, as thousands packed into La Bombonera stadium to see the players in their final training session ahead of the Copa Libertadores second-leg final against fierce rivals River Plate.They lit flares, scaled fences and generally made a lot of noise. 5 RANKED REPLY Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury 5 Boca Juniors fans at a training session. A training session. There’s such a thing as liking football too much.— Rory Smith (@RorySmith) November 22, 2018 Known as the Superclásico, the match is one of the most hotly contested derbies in football and it’s also the first time Boca and River have played each other in the Copa Libertadores final in its 58-year history.It is also the last two-leg final the competition will stage.Boca will be hoping to win the competition for the seventh time – and a first since 2007 – while River Plate have won the competition on three occasions with the 2015 edition their most recent triumph. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade no dice Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Boca and River fans detest each other and for this game away fans have been banned from each leg, so many queued up to see the players train Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won The first leg of what is South America’s equivalent of the Champions League ended in a 2-2 draw Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card shining REVEALED Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? center_img Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Boca fans pack the club’s Bombonera stadium to see the team’s final training session before the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final against River REVEALED MONEY Won the Champions League and Copa Libertadores ADVICE BEST OF 5 Carlos Tevez (Man United and Boca)Neymar (Barcelona and Santos)Juan Pablo Sorin (Juventus and River Plate)Dida (Milan and Cruzeiro)Ronaldinho (Barcelona and Atletico Mineiro)Cafu (Milan and Sao Paulo)Walter Samuel (Inter and Boca)Danilo (Real Madrid and Santos) Close to 50,000 fans packed into the famous stadium to see their heroes and stadium access was eventually stopped to avoid overcrowding 5 Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Known as the Superclásico, Boca v River is one of the most fiercely contested derbies in football and this is the first time the Buenos Aires rivals have played each other in the Copa Libertadores final in its 58-year history Popular Football News huge blow 5 Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester starslast_img