26 Feb “lion” won the minimum victory in the home match 1/8 finals of the Champions League with Juventus – 1:0.
Lyon – Juventus 1:0
Goal: Tuzara, 31
For Juventus it’s been a difficult week in many respects key in the continuing struggle for the spoils of the season: “Zebra” meet Lyon in the Champions League, and this weekend they will fight against one of the main pursuers in the national championship – inter.
The French team have enough on my plate: the team of Rudi Garcia is now behind by seven points from the Champions League zone in the championship, so it’s still unclear what is more important – domestic tournament or trying to make a sensation in the European Cup.
The first really dangerous moment in the match happened at the gate “Juventus” for 20 minutes. Karl Toko Ekambi good shot after a corner kick. He lacked a little accuracy – hit the crossbar.
And in the middle of the first half was already unpleasant moment – young De Ligtu smashed his head. Sandro actually stepped on his spikes on his head in the penalty area.
De Ligt smashed his head in the match Lyon – Juventus / Photo: screenshot
After a few minutes, Lyon took advantage of the moment, until De Ligtu did the armband and scored a goal. A brilliant run down the left flank to the gate “Juventus” from Awara, soft canopy of Tuzara, which is not the run easily ferried the ball into the goal Italy 1:0.
Video goals of Tuzara
Also at the end of the first half Lyon had a great chance to double the advantage in the match when Toko Ekambi intercepted the ball flew into the penalty area and shot, but wide of the near post.
Lyon – Juventus match highlights of the match
After the break, the Old lady tried to snatch at least a draw in the match, creating chances and owning the initiative. On 68 minutes, Alex Sandro made a lateral pass to Paulo Dibala that got away from the defender, but took a strong shot past the left post.
At the end of the game and, finally, Cristiano Ronaldo got the opportunity to score, but in the fight with the opponent down in the penalty area of Lyon and the referee instantly dismissed all attempts by players to appeal to him.
In a few minutes “Juventus” still scored, however from an offside position – Dibala got the ball in the penalty area, turned and shot without chances to the goalkeeper, but not particularly happy, knowing that is flagged for offside.
Thus, the “lion” with a minimal advantage going into the return match in Turin, which will be held March 17.