Porto 2-1 Juventus: Home win for Juventus in Champions League opening first leg

Sergio Conceicao's men celebrate home win and await return fixture
Porto vs. Juventus
Andry Bason

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Technical card:
Porto: Agustin Marchesin, Wilson Manafa, Chancel Mbemba, Pepe, Zaidu Sanusi, Jesus Corona (Mamadou Loum, min.90), Mateus Uribe, Sergio Oliveira (Chico Conceicao, min.90), Otavio (Luis Diaz, min.57), Mehdi Taremi and Moussa Marega (Marko Grujic, min.66)
Juventus: Wojciech Szczesny, Danilo, Matthijs De Ligt, Giorgio Chiellini (Merih Demiral, min.35), Alex Sandro, Federico Chiesa, Adrien Rabiot, Rodrigo Bentancur, Weston McKennie (Alvaro Morata, min.63), Cristiano Ronaldo and Dejan Kulusevski (Aaron Ramsey, min.77)
Stadium: Estadio Do Dragao
Goals: Mehdi Taremi (1-0, min. 2), Moussa Marega (2-0, min. 46) and Federico Chiesa (2-1, min. 82)

Juve failed to win against Porto in the game one-way of Champions League. After the 90 minutes of play, the final result was 2-1. Porto came from occupying 2nd position in the group stage with 13 points; the away team, for its part, took the 1st place of the group G with a total of 15 points. After this match Porto takes advantage in the play-off of Champions League against Juventus, who will try to turn the knockout on his field.

Porto started the game well, beginning with early goal from Mehdi Taremi in the 2nd minute. Later, Porto took the lead with a goal form a goal from Moussa Marega in the 46th minute just before half-time. The score at half time was 2-0.

Juventus took the lead in the second half, thanks to Federico Chiesa opening the scoring in the 82nd minute, sealing a resounding 2-1 victory for the home side.

For Porto, Luis Diaz, Marko Grujic, Chico Conceicao and Mamadou Loum came on for Giorgio Chiellini, Weston McKennie and Dejan Kulusevski, while Juve brought on Merih Demiral, Alvaro Morata and Aaron Ramsey to replace Giorgio Chiellini, Weston McKennie and Dejan Kulusevski.

The referee booked Matthijs De Ligt, Danilo, Merih Demiral and Alex Sandro for Juventus.

Next 9 de March We will know who will qualify: it will be decided in the return match that will face both teams again in the stadium Juventus.

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