In Turin Juventus in the second leg against Atletico Madrid will try to snatch from the hands of the Spaniards a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
In the first match, atlético have demonstrated exemplary football and deservedly achieved a comfortable advantage. Goals from Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin made “Plans” to be an undisputed favorite for the exit in the 1/4 finals, because even if you have Cristiano Ronaldo, there is no guarantee of a comeback from 0:2 to match with a club like atlético Diego Simeone.
Under the guidance of Argentinian, atlético have never lost to Italian clubs in the Champions League. Today Spaniards can afford a defeat in one or two goals (if we score in Turin).
In favor of the atlético one more important fact – Juventus was eliminated from the Champions League in all five cases in the first leg of the playoffs away were defeated with the score 0:2.
The staffing situation at both clubs is not the most optimistic. Juventus due to injuries cannot count on Yourself. and Douglas Costa, and Alex Sandro will miss today’s match due to suspension. “Atletico” won’t help Diego Costa, Thomas Party (both suspended), Lucas Hernandez and Felipe Luis (both injury).Preliminary formulations:
Juventus: Szczesny – Caceres, Bonucci, Chiellini – Bernardeschi, Jan, Pjanic, Matuidi, Cancela – Mandzukic, Ronaldo
Atlético: Cloud – Arias, Gimenez, Godin, Mario Suarez – Koke, Rodrigo, Saul, Lemar – Griezmann, Morata
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