What time does Boca Juniors vs River Plate rescheduled Copa Libertadores final kick off tonight?

BOCA JUNIORS and River Plate do battle in a Copa Libertadores final for the first time in the competition's history.

The always-heated Superclasico between the Argentinian giants will take place over two legs, with away supporters banned in both games due to fears of fan violence and carnage. The first leg was meant to take place on Saturday, November 10 – but violent storms have pushed kick off back by a day.

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When has Boca Juniors vs River Plate been rescheduled for?

The first leg of the Copa Libertadores final will now take place a day later on Sunday, November 11.

Kick off is at 7pm.

This fixture will be held at La Bombonera.

The reverse leg will take place on Saturday, November 24 at El Monumental.

Which TV channel is Boca Juniors vs River Plate on and can I live stream it?

Both legs of the Copa Libertadores final will be shown live on FreeSports, with coverage of the first leg starting at 8pm.

The channel is FREE for all BT, Sky and Virgin Media customers.

In some areas, it is available on Freeview HD.

Otherwise, you can live stream the channel for FREE on TVPlayer.

BT Sport will also be showing the match.

What is the team news?

Former Manchester United, Man City and Juventus striker Carlos Tevez is expected to lead the line for Boca Juniors as he looks to regain the title he won in 2003.

Former Arsenal target Cristian Pavon will likely line up alongside his fellow countryman – but the first leg hosts will be without Frank Fabra for both games.

River Plate will be missing Leonardo Ponzio and Enrique Bologna for the first leg through injury.

Ex-Sunderland striker Ignacio Scocco is doubtful for the away tie, but could be fit for the reverse fixture.

Former Valencia midfielder Enzo Perez will be expected to start, along with Bruno Zuculini, previously at Man City, and Porto loanee Juan Fernando Quintero.

BOCA JUNIORS and River Plate do battle in a Copa Libertadores final for the first time in the competition's history.