The rescheduled Copa Libertadores final second leg between River Plate and Boca Juniors has been postponed, CONMEBOL president Alejandro Dominguez has confirmed.
Boca had requested that CONMEBOL suspend the Copa Libertadores final second leg and punish River Plate after their team bus was attacked by Millonarios fans on Saturday when the match was initially supposed to take place.
El Presidente y el Consejo de la CONMEBOL decidieron en la mañana de este domingo la postergación del partido de vuelta de la final de CONMEBOL Libertadores 2018 con el objetivo de la preservar la igualdad deportiva.— CONMEBOL.com (@CONMEBOL) November 25, 2018
In a press conference on Sunday, Dominguez admitted that Boca, having suffered injuries as a result of projectiles hitting their bus outside the Monumental stadium, were not in condition to play, and stated that a meeting will be held in CONMEBOL headquarters in Asunción, Paraguay on Tuesday, with the presidents of both clubs, to decide a new date.
La nueva fecha de la final será analizada y decidida en una reunión en Asunción el martes 27 a las 10 de la mañana con los presidentes de los clubes finalistas, Boca Juniors y River Plate.— CONMEBOL.com (@CONMEBOL) November 25, 2018