Get into space and good things will happen. That’s how Miguel Borja scored the goal that gave Atletico Nacional an edge that would stand up in the Copa Libertadores final on Wednesday in Medellin. Borja’s goal gave Atletico Nacional a 1-0 win over Independiente del Valle in Wednesday’s second leg after a 1-1 first leg in Quito. Colombia’s Los Verdolagas hadn’t won a Copa Libertadores title since 1989, and the match was its first final since 1995. It was Ecuadorian side Independiente del Valle’s first final. Atletico Nacional’s Orlando Berrio traded goals with Independiente’s Arturo Mina in the first leg.
Bayern Munich are currently stateside as part of the International Champions Cup. On Wednesday evening, they took on Milan at Chicago’s Solider Field, on Saturday they face the other San Siro resident Inter in Charlotte, and on Aug. 3 they head to the Meadowlands to battle with European champions Real Madrid. As they prepared to take the field in Chicago, FC Yahoo spent time with Bayern stars Javi Martinez and Thiago Alcantara.