LIVE: Atletico Madrid vs Juventus

LIVE: Atletico Madrid vs Juventus

Atletico Madrid take a 2-0 advantage into the second leg with goals from two of their Uruguayan defenders Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin.

The Bianconeri dominated the first half but could not make their chance count and the match had series of controversial calls.

Diego Costa seemed to have been fouled inside the 18-yard box but a free kick was given after the referee consulted the VAR.

Alvaro Morata's second half header was also ruled out by the referee but this time, he was adjudged to have pushed Giorgio Chiellini before heading home the ball.

But Rojiblancos came back stronger with two goals in five minutes in the 78th and 83rd minutes to leave Juventus perplexed.

It is now a mounted to climb for Max Allegri's side going into the second leg at the Allianz Stadium.

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01’ — The match begins

Juventus get the match underway as the ball is sent to Jan Oblak in goal.

01’ — First chance

Dangerman Griezmann gets the better of Chiellini and shoots but he was caught late by Matuidi as Atletico players surround the referee for a penalty.

07’ — Whistles at the Wanda Metropolitano

Ronaldo wins a free kick 30-yards off the goal-post after being caught by Gimenez. He then takes a beautiful shot but the gloves of Oblak had it covered.

09’ — First booking of the match

Costa was booked before Ronaldo scored took his free kick but now the Spanish striker is caught by Matuidi and protests to referee which falls on deaf ears.

12’ — Another chance for Juve

Ronaldo involved again as his shot from the right wing is deflected for a corner kick. Bonucci is found in the box but belts his shot over the bar. The defender should have scored. Still 0-0

13’ — Another protest from Atletico players

Juventus breaks on the counter attack as Dybala nearly gets past Juan Fran but the ball hits his hand and Atletico Madrid players feel the Argentine should have been yellow carded.

17’ — Juventus still on the advantage

Dybala nearly finds Ronaldo on the right but a timely intervention from Atletico captain Diego Godin.

19’ — Lovely end-to-end stuff

Griezman nearly steals a poor pass from Bentacur to Chiellini but the defender recovers. At the other end Mandzukic tries to create space for a shot but could not quite.

21’ — Lucky escape for Juve

Koke backheels down the right with the hope of finding Griezmann but the ball takes a little deflection away from the striker that allows Szczesny to snaffle.

23’ — Mandzukic's tame header

Ronaldo locate Sandro on the left who crosses to Mandzukic but his header did not threaten Oblak as the ball goes over.

27’ — Moments of VAR controversy

Koke finds Diego Costa from the left, as he pushes the ball forward De Sciglio seems to have clipped Costa’s heel. Costa tumbles in the area as the referee points to the spot.

But then it’s overturned by VAR, with the initial contact having been made outside the box and a free kick is awarded.

29’ — Griezmann' chance

After much argument, Griezmann leans over and takes the free kick and a couple of steps from Szczesny as he sends the ball out of the frame.

31’ — Fans boil over

Ronaldo clatters into Juanfran but no card was shown and Costa was caught off side on the left and the crowd does not like.

34’ — Dybala's chance

Dybala tries his trademark left-foot shot from 25-yards into the bottom right but Oblak claims it with ease.

36’ — Atletico's chance

Griezmann wins a shot from his deflected shot. Corner taken but Rodri could not keep his flick within range as the ball goes over the bar.

40’ — Still goalless at the Wanda Metropolitano

Atletico Madrid 0-0 Juventus.

42’ — Ronaldo's injury

Ronaldo was holding his left ankle on the floor after Saul Niguez stood on him but the referee is having none of it as the Portuguese manages to get up himself.

45’ — Last attack in the first half

Alex Sandro wins a corner off Godin but the resukting kick was easily cleared away by Koke.

45’ — Second booking of the match

Thomas will miss the second leg after delivering a crunchy tackle on Dybala as he goes in the referee's book.

45’ — It's half time

Both teams remain stalemate after first 45 minutes. Atletico Madrid 0-0 Juventus.

46’ — Second half begins

No changes made yet as the game resumes and both sides quickly get into the thick of things.

47’ — Juve wasting no time

Sandro bursts down the left as he finds Ronaldo who crosses to Pjanic but his deflected shot rolls out for a corner kick.

49’ — Ronaldo shoots from range

Ronaldo has his right-foot shoot blazed skywards and gives a look of who is watching.

50’ — Costa's miss

Griezmann again capitalizes on poor defending from Chiellini but Costa opens up his body and makes a mess out of it. It should have been a classical goal.

53’ — Griezmann's chance and what a save

Griezmann plays a shot after making a clever run down the left but Szczesny with the fingertip save.

55’ — Juve key defender to miss second leg

Alex Sandro finally gets into the book for Juventus after going in for a 50-50 ball but the referee thinks otherwise as he brandishes a yellow card. He'll miss the second leg.

57’ — First substitution

Alvaro Morata comes on for Diego Costa. The big man is out and will be disappointed for not scoring his chance.

61’ — Second sub

Thomas Lemar comes on for Thomas Partey. The Ghanaian will miss the second leg in Turin. Wha a pity!

63’ — Still stalemates

Atletico Madrid 0-0 Juventus.

67’ — Final chnage for Atletico

Angel Correra comes on for Koke who has been struggling with injury problems.

69’ — Atletico the better side so far

Rodri passes to Griezmann on the right who races towards the box with a one-two with Correa but Chiellini makes an important interception as the Argentine was ready to pull the trigger.

70’ — Finally a goal from Atletico


70’ — Referee rules goal out for a foul by Morata

Felipe Luis crosses to Morata as he heads the ball home but the referee adjudged the Spaniard to have pushed Chiellini from behind. Atletico fans are angered by the decision.

74’ — Still 0-0 as Juve make quick change

Juve with the lucky escape as Morata still in search for his first goal for Atletico. Emre Can comes in for Miralem Pjanic.

76’ — Griezmann all over Juve's defence

Griezmann swings a free kick and not properly cleared by Juve as Lemar shoots from just outside the area as it deflects out for a corner.

78’ — Now the goal stands for Atletico


78’ — Gimenez with the strike

Lemar swings the corner as Morata wins a header. Mandzukic tries to flick clear but the ball slams off Bonucci and sets up for nicely for Gimenez, who slams it home.

80’ — Juve makes another sub

Federico Bernardeschi comes on for Paulo Dybala. Atletico still hold the 1-0 lead over Juventus.

81’ — The fans have something to shout about

Griezmann who will be name man-of-the-match has been ecstatic on the as he wins two corners in succession. Atletico fans are making their voices heard at the venue of this season's final. the y believe!

83’ — It's 2-0


83’ — Another goal from another defender to make it 2-0

The ball falls kindly for Godin from a corner kick in a goal mouth scramble as Atletico double their advantage. It doesn't matter how it came but it's 2-0.

85’ — Final Juve sub

Joao Cancelo comes on for Blaise Matuidi. At least a goal will give Juventus hope in the second leg.

90’ — Juve's chance from a set-piece

Ronald pulls a free kick back to the edge of the box for Bernardeschi, who sends a first-time towards the top left but Oblak, at full stretch, turns it over!

90’ — It's all over

Juventus have been second best in all departments as Atletico Madrid's hardwork paid off in the end.

90’ — Full time

Ateltico Madrid 2-0 Juventus.

Source: Legit

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