Atletico 2-2 Juventus: Savic & Herrera inspire epic comeback, Ramsey makes debut
Game is over and the final score is Atletico 2-2 Juventus. Here is the match report.
2019/2020 UEFA Champions League
2 – 2
H. Herrera (90′)
Juan Cuadrado (48′)
B. Matuidi (65′)
26′ Oblak denies Ronaldo’s effortNot the opening Juventus would have wanted and Ronaldo gets fed up, trying to make something out of nothing with a typical long ranger, but Oblak takes the sting out of it and drops on the ball.40′ Ronaldo’s header too strightRonaldo’s looked alone and isolated out on the right so far, so it’s no surprise really to see him move into a more central position alongside Higuain.48′ GOAL! Atletico 0-1 Juventus (Cuadrado)What a strike from Cuadrado! He cuts in on his left, confuses his marker with a stepover and unleashes a left-footed rocket into the corner! Oblak doesn’t move!65′ GOAL! Atletico 0-2 Juventus (Matuidi)Juventus catch Atletico on the break again! Matuidi gets the finishing touch – heading powerfully past Oblak from inside the six-yard box – but it’s a lovely team goal.70′ GOAL! Atletico 1-2 Juventus (Savic)He’s been a threat in the air all game from set pieces and Gimenez delivers with this one, heading across goal to Savic.90′ GOAL! Atletico 2-2 Juventus (Herrera)Atletico have been a threat from set pieces all game and they finally reap the rewards! Both Herrera and Gimenez attack the ball, but it’s Herrera that gets the final touch!
Atletico XI: Diego Costa, J. Oblak, Savic, K. Trippier, Saúl, Koke, T. Lemar, T.Partey, J. Giménez, João Félix, Renan Lodi
Subs: Adán, S. Arias, H. Herrera, Vitolo, Felipe, Correa, Llorente
Juventus XI: Cristiano Ronaldo, B. Matuidi, Bonucci, S. Khedira, G. Higuaín, W. Szczęsny, Pjanic, Juan Cuadrado, Danilo, A.Sandro, M. de Ligt
Subs: G. Buffon, Ramsey, P. Dybala, Rabiot, Bernardeschi, M. Demiral, R. Ben