The draw in Lima against Sporting Cristal was enough to guarantee second place (behind Paulo Sousa’s Flamengo) in Group H and to confirm the first appearance of Talleres, guided by Pedro Caixinha, in the round of 16 of the Libertadores.
“I am proud of the whole structure, the club, the supporters and all the people of Cordoba who are certainly celebrating. I remain with a feeling of gratitude to have an extraordinary group of players, who work hard and who want to continue to grow. All this is the key to this success and we are delighted to have achieved it. Now we want more and we know that we have to work to continue to conquer other achievements,” said the Portuguese coach. after the meeting in Peru.
Qualification already in hand, Talleres closes the group stage next Tuesday against Universidad Católica, in Chile: “We want to win our first victory in the group stage. That’s our goal, to play with the same intensity as we play at home and achieve a triumph.
One day from the end of the group stage, Palmeiras, of Abel Ferreira, Flamengo, of Paulo Sousa, and Estudiantes, in addition to Talleres, have already qualified for the round of 16.
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