These are the most important sports news of the week.
Find out which were the most relevant news of this week. Photos: IG-christian, IG-catausme
LatinAmerican Post| Juan Manuel Londoño
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IFFHS reveals the best teams in South America in the last decade
The International Federation of Football History and Statistics revealed the best soccer teams in South America of the last decade, considering the annual points in the Club World Ranking between 2011 and 2022. Here is the list of the 10 best clubs.
1. Gremio FC Porto Alegre (Brazil) - 1895 points
2. Atlético Nacional (Colombia) - 1853 points
3. CA River (Argentina) - 1749 points
4. CA Boca Juniors (Argentina) - 1708.5 points
5. Club Libertad (Paraguay) - 1696.5 points
6. CR Flamengo (Brazil) - 1590 points
7. SC Corinthians (Brazil) - 1577 points
8. CA Independiente Santa Fe (Colombia) - 1575 points
9. Club Atlético Mineiro (Brazil) - 1539 points
10. SE Palmeiras (Brazil) - 1536 points
¡ENTRE LOS MÁS GRANDES!— Juan Pablo Murillo (@JuanPaMurillo27) March 23, 2021
Según la IFFHS, Atlético Nacional es el segundo mejor equipo de la década en Sudamérica, solamente superado por Gremio de Brasil, River Plate cierra el pódium. pic.twitter.com/gfGsHjP8O7
A Colombian, chosen as the best player in the women's Copa Libertadores
Catalina Usme, a female player for América de Cali , was chosen on Monday morning as the best soccer player of the tournament. Despite the fact that América lost the final to Ferroviaria, it was an important recognition for the Antioqueña.
It should be noted that Usme became the highest historical scorer in this competition with her goal in the final, reaching 29. She was also the most valuable player in the final game.
Catalina Usme fue reconocida como la mejor jugadora de la Copa Libertadores femenina. pic.twitter.com/293dz0ywy2— Win Sports Tv (@WinSportsTV) March 24, 2021
NBA legend dead at 86
Elgin Baylor, star player for the Los Angeles Lakers, died last Monday at the age of 86. Baylor was an All-Star 11 times. According to an official NBA statement, he played a pivotal role in establishing basketball as an aerial game. He was a superstar in his day, and he has the eighth-highest scoring game in league history, with 71 points. Unfortunately, most of his career was not televised, but the archive we have shows an impressive track and field player.
El legendario jugador de los Lakers, Elgin Baylor falleció a los 86 años de edad— ESPN.com.mx (@ESPNmx) March 22, 2021
Según un comunicado de los Lakers su muerte fue por causas naturales en Los Angeles.
Jugó por 14 años en el equipo angelino#NBAxESPN https://t.co/nHffZRjBo3 pic.twitter.com/AmjCX0UOOV
Juventus revealed the price of Cristiano
The Italian team revealed the price for which it will let go of one of the best soccer players of the moment. Juventus said that with an offer of, at least, 25 million euros, they could start negotiating with the team that wants Ronaldo. For his part, Cristiano has already made it clear that his desire is to return to Real Madrid. Outside of the Champions League and without the possibility of fighting for the Scudetto, the best player in the world is being wasted on this Italian team.