Picture : River Plate and Porto Alegre - what a penalty series !
Third most prolific shootout series in Copa Libertadores
The second leg of the Copa Libertadores 1/8 finals duel Internacional Porto Alegre vs River Plate (after the opponents exchanged 2-1 home wins) culminated with a penalty shootout series, which became one of longest in the history of the tournament.
The two teams had to take a total of 20 attempts, of which 17 hit the target. Internacional won the series 9-8.
This series took third place in the historical ranking of the tournament in terms of the number of goals. Details are in the table.
|Home Team||Away Team||Shootout Score||Scored||Taken||Date||Stage|
|1||América de Cali||Newell's Old Boys||10-11||21||26||03/06/1992||SF|
|2||Newell's Old Boys||Boca Juniors||10-9||19||26||29/05/2013||QF|