On a day like today, but in 2012, Colo Colo was crowned champion of the Copa Libertadores Femenina

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On November 25 but nine years ago, the team led by José Letelier touched the continental sky after defeating Foz Cataratas from the penalty kicks.

On a day like today, Colo Colo touched the continental sky at the female level
© Colo Colo Social and Sports ClubOn a day like today, Colo Colo touched the continental sky at the female level

On a day like today but nine years ago, Colo Colo defeated Foz Cataratas on penalties at the Severino Candido Carneiro stadium and was crowned champion of the Copa Libertadores Femenina.

After draw in the debut against Vitoria, golear por 10 a 1 a JC Sports Girls and defeat the Autonomous University of Asunción 3 to 1, those directed by José Letelier they got tickets to the semifinals as the best second place in the contest.

In the round of the best four, the albas had to meet again with Vitoria and in a disputed meeting, the Cacique managed to prevail by 4 to 3 with goals from Yusmery Ascanio, Karen Araya and Gloria Villamayor, taking tickets to contest the grand finale of the competition.

In the cup final, Colo Colo faced Foz Falls, the team that had had the best performance of the tournament and was the great favorite to be crowned champion. However, eIn the 90 minutes they could not draw differences and everything was defined from the twelve steps.

An unforgettable night

In that instance, healbs touched the sky after defeating by 4 to 2 to the Brazilian cast with annotations of Claudia soto, Francisca Lara, Karen Araya and Gloria Villamayor, in addition to a decisive penalty covered by Christiane Endler who proclaimed Popular champion.

With this, the Cacique lowered his first Copa Libertadores after two runners-up. What’s more, it became the first Chilean team to be crowned champion of this competition both at the male and female level.

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