Soccer-Late goal puts Olimpia on brink of Libertadores Cup glory (Reuters)

By Daniela Desantis ASUNCION, July 18 (Reuters) – Olimpia scored from a free kick in the dying seconds to take a major step towards a fourth Libertadores Cup title with a 2-0 triumph in the first leg of the final against Atletico Mineiro on Wednesday. Central defender Alejando Silva had given the Paraguayan side a 22nd minute lead with a shot from the edge of the box before midfielder Wilson Pittoni sent home fans into raptures with a priceless second goal three minutes into added time. …

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