Copa Sudamericana Wrap: Barcelona in box seat

The Ecuadorian giants have one foot in the second round after Cristian Penilla, Pedro Velasco and substitute Ismael Blanco were all on target at the Estadio Monumental Isidro Romero Carbo.

Barcelona - unbeaten at home in 10 games in all competitions prior to Thursday's clash - hit the front through Penilla in the 32nd minute.

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