Thank you

Thank you very much for joining us in our coverage of the Atlético Nacional vs Nacional de Paraguay match, corresponding to the second phase of the Conmebol Libertadores 2024.

We were accompanied by Esteban Monsalve, happy evening.

February 28, 2024 9:41 PM ET

END OF THE MATCH ✅

The referee blew the final whistle and Club Nacional beat Atlético Nacional 3-0 at the Atanasio Girardot stadium.

February 28, 2024 9:23 PM ET

90'+1 CLUB NACIONAL SCOOOOOOOOOORES ⚽

Facundo Velazco scores the third goal for the visiting team from the penalty spot

February 28, 2024 9:22 PM ET

90'+1🟨

Yellow card for Sergio Mosquera at Atletico Nacional

February 28, 2024 9:21 PM ET

90'

A Paraguayan player falls in Atlético Nacional's area and it is a penalty in favor of Club Nacional.

February 28, 2024 9:20 PM ET

89'

You can't believe it!

Robert Mejia misses a shot in front of the Paraguayan goal.

February 28, 2024 9:19 PM ET

88'

Facundo Velazco's shot in favor of the Paraguayans. It goes wide

February 28, 2024 9:17 PM ET

87' Club Nacional substuitution 🔁

Out: Juan Alfaro

In: Leandro Meza

February 28, 2024 9:17 PM ET

85' Atletico Nacional substitution 🔁

Out: Dorlan Pabón

In: Edwin Torres

February 28, 2024 9:15 PM ET

82'

Atletico Nacional seeks discount as Paraguay's Nacional takes refuge on home turf

February 28, 2024 9:14 PM ET

79'

SANTA CRUZ HIT THE BALL OFF THE POST

NACIONAL DE PARAGUAY ALMOST SCORED THE THIRD GOAL!

February 28, 2024 9:09 PM ET

76'

Dorlan Pabón (ATN) sends the ball over the Paraguayan goal.

February 28, 2024 9:07 PM ET

72' CLUB NACIONAL SCOOOOOOOORES ⚽

GOALKEEPER ROJAS LETS GO AND IT'S NACIONAL DE PARAGUAY'S GOAL!

Rodrigo Arévalo took advantage of a mistake by the home team and scored the second goal for the visitors.

February 28, 2024 9:04 PM ET

68'🟨

Yellow card for Eric Ramirez in Atletico Nacional

February 28, 2024 9:00 PM ET

67'

DANGEROUS HEADER BY ESPINOSA IN FAVOR OF ATLÉTICO NACIONAL. THE GOALKEEPER OF THE PARAGUAYAN TEAM MAKES A SAVE

February 28, 2024 8:59 PM ET

63'

Jefferson Duque's shot really deflected for Atletico Nacional

February 28, 2024 8:52 PM ET

59'

VELAZCO WARNS

The newcomer to the Paraguayan club missed a clear option in the Colombian penalty area.

February 28, 2024 8:50 PM ET

58' Club Nacional substitutions 🔁

Out: Gustavo Rubén Caballero y Diego Duarte

In: Jordan Santacruz y Facundo Ezequiel Velazco

February 28, 2024 8:49 PM ET

52'

Ocampo's deflected shot in favor of the Colombian team.

February 28, 2024 8:41 PM ET

48'

Danger in the Paraguayan area!

Atlético Nacional arrives with constant crosses, but without danger

February 28, 2024 8:38 PM ET

46' Atletico Nacional substitution 🔁

Out: Daniel Mantilla

In: Brahian Palacios

February 28, 2024 8:36 PM ET

SECOND HALF BEGINS ⏱

After halftime, the second half of the game begins.

February 28, 2024 8:33 PM ET

END OF THE FIRST HALF ✅

With the game in favor of Club Nacional by the minimum difference, the first half ends. For the moment, the aggregate score favors the Paraguayans by 2-0.

February 28, 2024 8:21 PM ET

45'+4🟨

Yellow card for Gustavo Caballero at Club Nacional

February 28, 2024 8:20 PM ET

45'+3

Espinosa (Atlético Nacional) and Arévalo (Nacional Paraguay) clashed heads and the match is stopped.

February 28, 2024 8:19 PM ET

45'+⏱

The referee adds three more minutes

February 28, 2024 8:15 PM ET

42'

Dorlan Pabón falls in the area of Nacional de Paraguay and all of Atlético Nacional calls for a penalty. The referee does not sanction it

February 28, 2024 8:13 PM ET

40'

Duarte's offensive attempt for Club Nacional ends up hitting a Colombian opponent.

February 28, 2024 8:11 PM ET

35'

Bernardo Espinosa tried to score on three consecutive opportunities for Atlético Nacional, the last one being a header that was saved by goalkeeper Silva.

February 28, 2024 8:06 PM ET

30'

Eric Ramirez tried a scissor kick in the Paraguayan area, but it hit an opponent. The Colombians give a warning

February 28, 2024 8:00 PM ET

27'

Nacional of Paraguay tries to get the second goal of the game. The home team is feeling

February 28, 2024 7:56 PM ET

24' NACIONAL SCOOOOOOOOOOORES ⚽

Juan Fernando Alfaro took a free kick on the edge of the box and scored the first goal of the game for Nacional de Paraguay.

February 28, 2024 7:55 PM ET

22' 🟨

Yellow card for Édier Ocampo at Atlético Nacional

February 28, 2024 7:53 PM ET

21'

Jefferson Duque misses a cross into the opponent's area. Atletico Nacional gives a warning

February 28, 2024 7:52 PM ET

18'

Arévalo dangerous arrival in favor of Nacional of Paraguay that the goalkeeper of the "verdolaga" saves. The Guarani arrived with danger

February 28, 2024 7:49 PM ET

14'

Nacional of Paraguay plays with a double line of four players waiting for a defense/attack transition. Atlético Nacional has a 4-4-2 formation in which the right flank is the most exploited.

February 28, 2024 7:46 PM ET

10'

Jefferson Duque's shot for Atlético Nacional is saved by Paraguayan goalkeeper Silva. First chance of the match for the Greens

February 28, 2024 7:41 PM ET

9'

Atletico Nacional looks for spaces to penetrate their opponents and get goal scoring options

February 28, 2024 7:40 PM ET

6'

Arrival of the visit thanks to Gustavo Rubén Caballero. The opportunity has no future

February 28, 2024 7:37 PM ET

2'

Atletico Nacional starts with the need to tie the series, while the Paraguayans wait in their territory

February 28, 2024 7:33 PM ET

THE MATCH BEGINS ⏱

The ball is rolling and the match between Atlético Nacional vs Nacional of Paraguay, corresponding to the second leg of the second phase of the Conmebol Libertadores 2024, is already underway.

February 28, 2024 7:30 PM ET

I´ts time

The Conmebol Libertadores anthem is played and everything is ready for the game to be played in Medellin, Colombia.

February 28, 2024 7:23 PM ET

Teams prepare

The players take the field and begin pre-competition and warm-up work. We are getting closer and closer to kick-off time.

February 28, 2024 7:14 PM ET

The fact ❗

This is the first time in history that Nacional of Paraguay plays against Atlético Nacional at the Atanasio Girardot stadium in the context of Conmebol Libertadores. For the moment, the overall history between the two is in a disputed game, which was won by the Guarani team.

February 28, 2024 7:09 PM ET

Club Nacionalstarting line-up

February 28, 2024 7:01 PM ET

Atletico Nacional starting line-up

February 28, 2024 6:56 PM ET

Nacional's track record against Colombian teams

Club Nacional has faced Colombian clubs five times in international tournaments, beating only Atlético Nacional and Independiente Santa Fe, while losing the remaining three games.

February 28, 2024 6:52 PM ET

Atlético Nacional's track record against Paraguayan rivals

When facing Paraguayan teams in international competitions, Atlético Nacional has positive numbers, as the "verdolaga" team has faced Paraguayan clubs 33 times, winning 14 times, drawing 10 games and losing the remaining nine.

February 28, 2024 6:47 PM ET

Club Nacional before the game

Club Nacional of Paraguay trained at the Polideportivo Sur in the municipality of Envigado, thinking about the return match against Atlético Nacional.

 

February 28, 2024 6:41 PM ET

Atletico Nacional news

The two-time continental champions will be able to count on fullback Samuel Velásquez for this match, while defenders Felipe Aguirre and Andrés Román, and midfielder Néyder Moreno are still recovering from injuries. The expulsion in Asunción will also mean that full-back Joan Castro will miss the match.

February 28, 2024 6:34 PM ET

Welcome back!

Welcome back to the online coverage of the Atlético Nacional vs Nacional de Paraguay match, corresponding to the second round of the Conmebol Libertadores 2024. We begin with the hour before the game

February 28, 2024 6:27 PM ET

Stay here to follow Atletico Nacional vs Nacional live

In a few moments we will share with you the starting rosters for the Atletico Nacional vs Nacional live match, as well as the latest information from the Atanasio Girardot stadium. Don't miss any of the details of the live match updates and commentary from VAVEL.com's coverage.

February 28, 2024 6:25 PM ET

How to watch Atlético Nacional vs Nacional live?

If you want to watch Atlético Nacional vs Nacional , your option is: ESPN
If you want to watch it on streaming, your option is: Star+

If you want to watch it online, VAVEL is your best option.

February 28, 2024 6:20 PM ET

What time is the Atlético Nacional vs Nacional game?

This is the kick-off time for the Atlético Nacional vs Nacional de Paraguay match on February 28, 2024 in several countries:

Argentina: 21:30 hrs.

Bolivia: 20:30 hrs.

Brazil: 21:30 hrs.

Chile: 21:30 hrs.

Colombia: 19:30 hrs.

Ecuador: 19:30 hrs.

United States: 19:30 hrs.

Spain: 01:30 hrs.

England: 00:30 hrs.

Mexico: 18:30 hrs.

Paraguay: 21:30 hrs.

Peru: 19:30 hrs.

Uruguay: 21:30 hrs.

February 28, 2024 6:15 PM ET

Who will be the referee and his assistants?

Referee: Wilton Sampaio - Brazil

Asist 1: Bruno Pires - Brasil

Asist 2: Bruno Boschilia - Brasil 

Fourth: Paulo Zanovelli - Brasil

VAR: Daniel Nobre - Brasil 

AVAR: Rodrigo D'Alosnso - Brasil

February 28, 2024 6:10 PM ET

Nacional (PAR) key player

Striker Diego Duarte stands out in the Paraguayan team. With seven games played throughout the season, Duarte has left a mark on the team. Duarte scored the only goal in Nacional's victory over the Colombians in the first leg. In the Paraguayan first division, Duarte has scored one goal, giving him an average of one goal every 99 minutes. His ability to find the back of the net demonstrates his importance in the team's offense.

February 28, 2024 6:05 PM ET

Atletico Nacional key player

Uruguayan midfielder Pablo Ceppelini, 32 years old, stands out in the paisa team. Despite having played only 2 matches with the green team, Ceppelini managed to score a goal in the defeat against Deportivo Cali. His presence in the midfield is remarkable, generating a palpable change in the team's performance. Both his absence and his presence are clearly felt. Ceppelini brings a dose of creativity and skill that enriches the team's play. His ability to link up with teammates and create scoring opportunities makes him an invaluable asset to the team.

February 28, 2024 6:00 PM ET

Nacional (PAR)

Nacional of Paraguay comes to this game with the advantage in the series, as the tricolor team defeated Atlético Nacional in the first leg by 1-0 at the Defensores del Chaco stadium. Taking into account the results at Paraguayan level, Nacional is not doing well, as it lost to 2 De Mayo in its most recent participation. At the moment, Nacional is in tenth place in the local championship, where twelve teams are playing.

February 28, 2024 5:55 PM ET

Atletico Nacional

Atletico Nacional's moment is worrying, both locally and internationally. The team with the most titles in Colombian soccer has a total of five games without a victory in all competitions. They recently lost 2-0 against La Equidad in the local league playing away, a defeat that condemned them to fifteenth place in the table for the second consecutive matchday. As for the Conmebol Libertadores, the green team of Medellin comes from losing 1-0 against Nacional of Paraguay in the first leg, where this second leg will determine their future in the competition.

February 28, 2024 5:50 PM ET

The match will be played at the Atanasio Girardot stadium.

The match between Atletico Nacional vs Nacional de Paraguay will take place at the Atanasio Girardot Stadium in the city of Medellin (Colombia). This stadium is where Club Atletico Nacional and Deportivo Independiente Medellin play their home games, was built in 1953 and has a capacity for approximately 42,000 spectators. It has also been the scene of world-class sporting and cultural events.

February 28, 2024 5:45 PM ET

Welcome to VAVEL.com’s coverage of the Conmebol Libertadores match: AtléticoNacional vs Nacional de Paraguay Latest Info!

My name is Esteban Monsalve and I will be your host for this match. We will bring you pre-match analysis on VAVEL.com

February 28, 2024 5:40 PM ET