Santos record convincing away win in Libertadores Cup

March 16th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS  

Rio de Janeiro, March 16 (IANS) Brazilian club Santos came from a goal down to win 3-1 away to Paraguay’s Juan Aurich. Santos are looking to win their consecutive Libertadores Cup titles.

Tejada gave Aurich an early lead in the 13th minute. However, Santos offence came to life when Fucile scored the equalizer in the 35th minute.

Paulo Henrique Ganso gave Santos the lead in the 57th minute, followed by Borges’ goal in the 68th minute.

The win gives Santos first place in Group A with 6 points. In the next round of the group phase, the team will host Juan Aurich March 22.

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