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Chapecoense clinch Copa Libertadores spot year after fatal crash

Chapecoense clinch Copa Libertadores spot year after fatal crash
From ESPN - December 3, 2017

SAO PAULO -- Brazil's Chapecoense have secured a spot in the next edition of the Copa Libertadores tournament one year after a plane crash killed 19 of their players.

The southern Brazilian side beat Coritiba 2-1 on Sunday with a last-minute winner.

As a result, Chapecoense finished eighth in the league and qualified for South America's most prestigious soccer club tournament in 2018.

Midfielder Elicarlos equalised for Chapecoense and striker Tulio de Melo scored the winner five minute into second-half stoppage time.

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