In 2020, unheralded sub Breno Lopes scored Palmeiras' Copa Libertadores-winning goal. Another unlikely figure ensured they repeated on Saturday.
Palmeiras won the Copa Libertadores for the second year in a row, courtesy an extra-time goal from Deyverson, beating Flamengo in Saturday's final.
Whether star-studded Flamengo or high-flying Palmeiras wins the Copa Libertadores, it affirms that the Brazilian super-club is here to stay.
Reigning champions Palmeiras could become the first club to retain the Copa Libertadores in 20 years after booking their place in the 2021 final.
There was no shortage of experience when Palmeiras met Atletico Mineiro in the first leg of an all-Brazilian semifinal of the Copa Libertadores.
Can Ecuador's Barcelona keep the Copa Libertadores final from being an all-Brazilian affair? They'll need to take out a super-club to do so.
In 2018, there was not a Brazilian side in the Copa Libertadores final. Now they dominate. What has happened over the past few years?
The last four of the Copa Libertadores will be decided this week, and there's every chance it could be a clean sweep from Brazilian clubs.
Brazil has provided 5 of the last 8 teams left standing in the Copa Libertadores -- including Dani Alves' Sao Paulo, who will take on Palmeiras.
Corinthians fined their striker Jo on Sunday for wearing a pair of green boots, the colour of their arch rivals Palmeiras.
Montevideo will host the finals of the Copa Libertadores and the Copa Sudamericana tournaments in November.
Argentina and, especially, Brazil have a stranglehold on the Copa Libertadores, and this year the Brazilians look very strong.
NYCFC are determined to hang on to striker Valentin "Taty" Castellanos, despite a recent offer from Palmeiras, a club source has told ESPN.
Argentina has drawn first blood in South America's 2021 calendar of club football, with Defensa y Justicia beating Palmeiras in Wednesday's Recopa.
Flamengo vs. Palmeiras is now one of Brazil's most interesting rivalries, and while it isn't a spectacle like El Clasico, it's just as entertaining.
The likes of Man Utd, Barcelona and Real Madrid are busy scouring South America trying to find the next Leo Messi. Here are the top young players.
Late goals from Jair and Eduardo Sasha gave Atletico Mineiro a 2-0 win over Palmeiras in Belo Horizonte on Thursday.
Al Ahly defeated Palmeiras after penalties to claim third place in the FIFA Club World Cup on Thursday.
Palmeiras failed in their quest to finally win the Club World Cup, their semi-final defeat the latest troubling result for South American football.
Tigres UANL became the first team from North America to reach the final of Club World Cup when they beat Brazil's Palmeiras 1-0 in the semifinal.
All of Palmeiras' rivals boast international successes. A Club World Cup would finally give the Brazilians a means to silence their critics.
Botafogo got their first point in Brazil's Serie A since before Christmas in a 1-1 draw with an under-strength Palmeiras on Tuesday.
In such an overcrowded calendar, it is hardly a surprise that the Copa Libertadores has been won by Palmeiras: a team with a risk-free approach.
A goal eight minutes into stoppage time won Palmeiras the Copa Libertadores on Saturday as a Breno Lopes header earned a 1-0 win over Santos.
Flamengo scored a goal in each half to overcome Palmeiras 2-0 on Thursday and move into third place in Brazil’s Serie A.
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