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Watch how the pots turned into the draw for the round of 16 in the Libertadores and the Black Americana

This Thursday, group stages Editors and gives South American It came to an end, thus defining the classifieds for the knockout stages of the competitions. The teams have already been divided into the pots that will be used in the drawing on Friday, 13:00 (Brasilia time).

In both tournaments, teams from Pot 1 face Pot 2 teams in the round of 16. See how the pots turned out.


For the Libertadores, the teams with the first place are in Pot 1, while Pot 2 is in the second place.

Thus, pot 1 contains: Palm treesRiver Plate flamingothe students, Atletico MGLibertad, Cologne and Boca Juniors.

Pot 2 contains: Tolima, Talleris, EnergyAnd Atlético PRAnd Corinthiansand Emelec, Vélez Sarsfield, and Cerro Porteño.

The campaign in the group stage determines who decides the matches at home, whether in the round of 16 or in the following stages. Thus, the teams will be ranked from 1 to 16, with the group winners (Pot 1) numbered 1 through 8 and the runner-up (Pot 2) 9 through 16 (the above lists are already in this order). The team with the lowest number (best performance) will be the home team in the return match.

South American

In Sudamericana, there are two types of pots. However, the dynamics are different, since while Pot 1 consists of the leaders of the competition groups themselves, Pot 2 houses the teams that finished third in the Libertadores groups.

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In this way, pot 1 consists of: carAnd Sao PauloAnd Atlético joAnd internationaland Union Santa Fe and Melgar and Lanús and saints.

Meanwhile, in Pot 2: Depotivo Cali, Independiente Del Valle, Olimpia, Nacional, Colo Colo, Deportivo Táchira, The Strongest and Universidad Católica.

As in Libertadores, teams will be ranked according to their campaigns. With this, the teams seeded to win the South American groups (Pot 1) were seeded from 1 to 8, while the teams that came from the Libertadores (Pot 2) were seeded from 8 to 16 (the two lists above already follow this order.).

The least numbered teams will decide the home duels, a process that also applies to the quarter-finals and semi-finals.

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