Independiente, Goias complete final four
Independiente advanced to the Copa Sudamericana semi-finals on away goals after a 0-0 home draw against Tolima.
Thursday night's stalemate was enough for the Argentinian giants to progress thanks to their 2-2 first-leg result in
The visitors upped the tempo after the break and went close to grabbing the goal they needed, but could find no way past Navarro. The Argentinians will play defending champions Liga de Quito of
In an all-Brazilian quarter-finals duel, Goias won 1-0 at Avai to triumph 3-2 on aggregate. The result will come as welcome relief for Campeonato strugglers Goias, who were playing under the guidance of new coach
Harlei immediately turned his attention back to the domestic relegation battle, saying: "We had a tough year, full of troubles. But the group is strong and will fight until the end in the Brasileiro. We have four more rounds to recover."
Goias will face another Brazilian team, Palmeiras, in the Copa semi-finals.