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.
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.
Cristiano Ronaldo Unbelievable Left Foot GOLAZO 🐐 pic.twitter.com/AsXmNZR8h0
— Wonaldo (@Madridi7ii) November 24, 2020
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.
Juventus though qualified for the next round, but remain second in Group G following Barcelona’s 4-0 triumph over Dynamo Kyiv.