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Juventus 2-1 Ferencvaros: Morata’s late goal books knock out spot for the old lady as Ronaldo equals Messi’s Record.

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Cristiano Ronaldo in action for Juventus

Alvaro Morata’s late header took Juventus into the round of 16 in the champions league after a 2-1 victory over Ferencvaros.

 

Juventus struggled in Turin, been 3 points behind Group G leaders Barcelona with Ferencvaros’ goalkeeper Denes Dibusz having made a string of fine stops.

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Myrto Uzuni’s opener gave the visitors the lead in the 35th minute of play as Pirlo’s men were in a surprise defeat.

 

However, Cristiano Ronaldo’s left-footed screamer gave the old lady some hope. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner leveled the match 1-1 and equaled Lionel Messi’s 70 home champions league goals.

 


This is the 35-year-old first champions league goal this season and he has now scored a goal in 15 straight champions league season.

Alvaro Morata gave Juve all three-point with a late header through goalkeeper Dénes Dibusz’s legs.

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Juventus though qualified for the next round, but remain second in Group G following Barcelona’s 4-0 triumph over Dynamo Kyiv.

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