1989 Copa Libertadores

The Copa Libertadores 1989 was the 30th edition in the tournament history. 20 teams participated in the competition, divided by groups of four (two per country). The first three teams qualify for the next round. Nacional of Montevideo entered directly into the second round as the champions of Copa Libertadores 1988. The tournament started with the first game on February 12, 1989, and ending on May 31, 1989.

1989 Copa Libertadores de América
Tournament details
DatesFebruary 12 – May 31
Teams21 (from 10 associations)
Final positions
ChampionsColombia Atlético Nacional (1st title)
Runners-upParaguay Olimpia
Tournament statistics
Matches played90
Goals scored227 (2.52 per match)
Top scorer(s)Paraguay Raúl Vicente Amarilla (10 Goals)
Uruguay Carlos Aguilera (10 Goals)
1988
1990

Group stageEdit

Twenty teams were divided into five groups of four teams each for the Group Stage. The top three teams of each group, as well as Nacional of Uruguay (who received a bye as winners of the Copa Libertadores 1988 of the tournament) qualified to the Round of 16.

Group 1Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Cobreloa 8 6 3 2 1 7 4 +3
  Sol de America 6 6 2 2 2 7 8 -1
  Olimpia 5 6 2 1 3 8 9 -1
  Colo-Colo 5 6 2 1 3 7 8 -1
February 23, 1989
Olimpia 0–0 Sol de America Asunción
February 24, 1989
Colo-Colo 0–2 Cobreloa Santiago
February 28, 1989
Colo-Colo 3–1 Sol de America Santiago
March 3, 1989
Cobreloa 1–0 Sol de America Calama
March 7, 1989
Sol de America 1–0 Colo-Colo Asunción
March 10, 1989
Olimpia 2–0 Colo-Colo Asunción
March 14, 1989
Colo-Colo 2–0 Olimpia Santiago
March 17, 1989
Cobreloa 2–0 Olimpia Calama
March 20, 1989
Sol de America 0–0 Cobreloa Asunción
March 23, 1989
Olimpia 2–0 Cobreloa Asunción
March 29, 1989
Cobreloa 2–2 Colo-Colo Calama
March 30, 1989
Sol de America 5–4 Olimpia Asunción

Group 2Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Bahia 10 6 4 2 0 11 5 +6
  Deportivo Táchira 7 6 3 1 2 7 8 -1
  Internacional 5 6 2 1 3 8 6 2
  Marítimo 2 6 0 2 4 3 10 -7
February 19, 1989
Sport Maritimo 0–1 Deportivo Táchira Caracas
February 21, 1989
Internacional 1–2 Bahia Porto Alegre
February 24, 1989
Deportivo Táchira 1–0 Internacional San Cristobal
March 2, 1989
Sport Maritimo 1–1 Internacional Caracas
March 4, 1989
Sport Maritimo 0–0 Bahia Caracas
March 7, 1989
Deportivo Táchira 1–1 Bahia San Cristobal
March 12, 1989
Deportivo Táchira 2–0 Sport Maritimo San Cristobal
March 14, 1989
Bahia 1–0 Internacional Salvador
March 17, 1989
Bahia 3–2 Sport Maritimo Salvador
March 21, 1989
Internacional 3–0 Sport Maritimo Porto Alegre
March 24, 1989
Bahia 4–1 Deportivo Táchira Salvador
March 28, 1989
Internacional 3–1 Deportivo Táchira Porto Alegre

Group 3Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Millonarios 10 6 4 2 0 12 3 +9
  Atlético Nacional 7 6 2 3 1 8 7 +1
  Deportivo Quito 4 6 1 2 3 4 7 -3
  Emelec 3 6 1 1 4 4 11 -7
February 12, 1989
Emelec 1–0 Deportivo Quito Guayaquil
February 16, 1989
Millonarios 1–1 Atlético Nacional Bogotá
February 21, 1989
Emelec 1–1 Atlético Nacional Guayaquil
February 24, 1989
Deportivo Quito 1–1 Atlético Nacional Quito
February 28, 1989
Emelec 0–2 Millonarios Guayaquil
March 3, 1989
Deportivo Quito 0–0 Millonarios Quito
March 7, 1989
Atlético Nacional 0–2 Millonarios Medellín
March 10, 1989
Deportivo Quito 1–0 Emelec Quito
March 14, 1989
Atlético Nacional 2–1 Deportivo Quito Medellín
March 17, 1989
Millonarios 3–1 Deportivo Quito Bogotá
March 28, 1989
Atlético Nacional 3–1 Emelec Medellín
March 31, 1989
Millonarios 4–1 Emelec Bogotá

Group 4Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Boca Juniors 7 6 3 1 2 9 7 +2
  Racing 7 6 3 1 2 9 6 +3
  Universitario 6 6 3 0 3 7 6 +1
  Sporting Cristal 4 6 2 0 4 6 12 -6
February 12, 1989
Sporting Cristal 1–0 Universitario Lima
Boca Juniors 3–2 Racing Buenos Aires
February 20, 1989
Universitario 1–0 Boca Juniors Lima
February 23, 1989
Sporting Cristal 1–0 Boca Juniors Lima
February 28, 1989
Universitario 2–1 Racing Lima
March 2, 1989
Sporting Cristal 1–2 Racing Lima
March 8, 1989
Racing 0–0 Boca Juniors Avellaneda
Universitario 4–0 Sporting Cristal Lima
March 14, 1989
Boca Juniors 2–0 Universitario Buenos Aires
March 17, 1989
Racing 2–0 Universitario Avellaneda
March 21, 1989
Boca Juniors 4–3 Sporting Cristal Buenos Aires
March 24, 1989
Racing 2–0 Sporting Cristal Avellaneda

Group 5Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Penarol 7 6 3 1 2 11 9 +2
  Danubio 6 6 3 0 3 7 7 0
  Bolivar 6 6 2 2 2 6 7 -1
  The Strongest 5 6 1 3 2 3 4 -1
February 17, 1989
Danubio 4–1 Penarol Montevideo
Bolivar 0–0 The Strongest La Paz
February 21, 1989
The Strongest 1–2 Penarol La Paz
February 24, 1989
Bolivar 3–0 Penarol La Paz
February 28, 1989
The Strongest 1–0 Danubio La Paz
March 3, 1989
Bolivar 3–1 Danubio La Paz
March 8, 1989
The Strongest 0–0 Bolivar La Paz
Penarol 2–0 Danubio Montevideo
March 14, 1989
Danubio 1–0 Bolivar Montevideo
March 17, 1989
Penarol 5–0 Bolivar Montevideo
March 21, 1989
Danubio 1–0 The Strongest Montevideo
March 24, 1989
Penarol 1–1 The Strongest Montevideo

BracketEdit

  Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                             
  Atlético Nacional 2 1 3  
  Racing 0 2 2  
    Atlético Nacional 1 1 2  
    Millonarios 0 1 1  
  Millonarios (p) 0 3 3 (4)
  Bolívar 1 2 3 (3)  
    Atlético Nacional 0 6 6  
    Danubio 0 0 0  
  Cobreloa 0 1 1  
  Deportivo Quito 0 0 0  
    Cobreloa 0 1 1
    Danubio 2 2 4  
  Danubio 0 3 3
  Nacional 0 1 1  
    Atlético Nacional (p) 0 2 2 (5)
    Olimpia 2 0 2 (4)
  Peñarol 2 1 3  
  Internacional 6 2 8  
    Internacional 1 0 1
    Bahia 0 0 0  
  Bahia 1 2 3
  Universitario 1 1 2  
    Internacional 1 2 3 (3)
    Olimpia (p) 0 3 3 (5)  
  Deportivo Táchira 0 3 3 (2)  
  Sol de América (p) 3 0 3 (3)  
    Sol de América 0 4 4
    Olimpia 2 4 6  
  Boca Juniors 0 5 5 (6)
  Olimpia (p) 2 3 5 (7)  

Round of 16Edit

First leg matches were played between April 5 and April 6. Second leg matches were played on April 12 and April 13.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético Nacional   3-2   Racing 2-0 1-2
Millonarios   3-3 (4-3 pk)   Bolivar 0-1 3-2
Cobreloa   1-0   Deportivo Quito 0-0 1-0
Danubio   3-1   Nacional 3-1 0-0
Peñarol   3-8   Internacional 2-6 1-2
Bahia   3-2   Universitario 1-1 2-1
Deportivo Táchira   3-3 (2-3 pk)   Sol de América 0-3 3-0
Boca Juniors   5-5 (6-7 pk)   Olimpia 0-2 5-3

Quarter-FinalsEdit

First leg matches were played on April 19. Second leg matches were played on April 26.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético Nacional   2-1   Millonarios 1-0 1-1
Cobreloa   1-4   Danubio 0-2 1-2
Internacional   1-0   Bahia 1-0 0-0
Sol de America   4-6   Olimpia 0-2 4-4

Semi-FinalsEdit

First leg marches were played on May 10. Second leg matches were played on May 17

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético Nacional   6-0   Danubio 0-0 6-0
Internacional   3-3 (3-5 pk)   Olimpia 1-0 2-3

FinalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético Nacional   2-2 (5-4 pk)   Olimpia 0-2 2-0

ChampionEdit

Copa Libertadores 1989:
 
Atlético Nacional
First Title

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