Boca Juniors advanced to the Copa Libertadores final following a 2-2 draw with Palmeiras in the second leg of their semifinal clash.
Quite rightly, the Copa Libertadores headlines will all go the fact that Boca Juniors and River Plate are to meet in the final. Not only is it South America's biggest derby and one of the world game's great clashes, this will be the first time the great rivals have clashed in a match-up of this magnitude. It is a wonderful story, one which deserves full attention.
But there is time to look ahead to the final and, in the wake of the semifinals, there is another side to the story: Argentina's success…