The Atletico Nacional vs Huracan Copa Libertadores second-leg match will be played this Tuesday, May 3, 2016 (5:45 PM Pacific) at the Estadio Atanasio Girardot in Medellin, Colombia. This round-of-16 encounter will decide which team reaches the quarterfinals to face the winner between Gremio and Rosario Central.
Atletico Nacional entered the round-of-16 stage as the best ranked team consequence of finishing undefeated with 16 points in Group 16. Considering their great form, they are favored to win the series against Huracan and this Tuesday they will have a great opportunity to accomplish this. The team coached by Reinaldo Rueda enters the match with a good aggregate score as they tied last week in Argentina 0-0. With a tie with goals will eliminate them, they will have the support of their fans and it is expected that the Colombians will reach the next round.
Huracan entered the knock-out stage being ranked as the worst team in the stage at #16. However, including last week’s game they have faced Atletico Nacional three times thus far in this Libertadores in which they have tied 2 and lost 1. In other words, Huracan has performed well against the Colombians leading to a strong possibility that they could leave the Atanasio with a positive result.
The Atletico Nacional vs Huracan Copa Libertadores match will be televised on Fox Deportes at 5:45 PM Pacific.