The Spanish “Atletico” and Turin “Juventus” met in Madrid in the first leg of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League. The hosts managed to win with a comfortable lead.
Atletico Madrid – Juventus 2:0
Goals: Jimenez, 78, Godin, 83
On Wanda Metropolitano was found two clubs that are benchmark examples of defense. Given this factor a lot of goals from teams to expect was not necessary. To the 9 minute working Ronaldo. The Portuguese undertook to carry out far the box. Ronaldo struck a powerful blow and Jan Clouds miraculously did not let the ball cross the goal line.
12 minute, Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci after a corner struck, but here, atlético were lucky. “Plans” is answered in three minutes the impact blow of Thomas. And Wojciech Szczesny with no problems to dominate the ball. On 29 minutes, insidious free kick Antoine Griezmann. But the Polish goalkeeper of “Juventus” and here rescued partners. In the first half, the audience did not wait heads.
After the break for a 50 minute one-on-one with the goalkeeper for Juventus ran out Diego Costa. However, the Spanish striker miraculously ruined a great opportunity to take Atletico forward. Already 2 minutes Griezmann elegantly lobbed szczesny and the ball hit the crossbar. Chiellini was first to the rebound and cleared the danger.
The hosts were closer to scoring on 70 minutes, “plans” realized our advantage. Morata with a great shot headed a high ball in the box. But referee Felix Zwayer disallowed the goal as Alvaro pushed Chiellini in the back. But in the 78th minute goal, the midfielder has scored. After a corner Jimenez pushed the ball into the net, Juventus – 1:0.
Video Gol Jimenez
After a few minutes of doing the “Old Lady” were bad. After another standard provisions Godin managed to smuggle the ball into the net gate “Juventus” – 2:0.
Video Gol Godin
Until the end of the match the team goals are not scored, so 2:0 in favor of Atletico Madrid. On March 12, the team is waiting for the return match in Turin.
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