Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny believes super star Cristiano Ronaldo will once again show his magical power in the crucial second leg of the Champions League last 16.
The Italian giants will host Olympique Lyon at Allianz Stadium. They will have to chase a 1-0 deficit due to the first leg defeat. Juventus need a victory by a two-goal margin to qualify for the quarterfinals. Highly motivated after winning Serie A nine times in a row, albeit in poor shape due to fatigue that caused them to lose four of their last eight matches. in the Italian League.
However, Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is confident his team will be able to overcome Lyon 1-0 as they have Champions League all-time top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo.
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The 35-year-old superstar did wonders last season with his hat-trick in the second leg of the round of 16. In Turin Juventus beat Atlético de Madrid 3-0, trailing a 0-2 down in the match played in the Wanda. Metropolitan.
But the Polish goalkeeper may have forgotten that the tactic of sending all the balls towards Ronaldo was solved by intercepting passes towards the target man. This tactic was played by Cagliari on the penultimate round of Serie A when they beat the new champions 2-0.
If they can overcome Lyon’s obstacles in the knockout stages of the Champions League. Juventus will meet the winner between Manchester City vs Real Madrid. The quarter-final matches will be played only one match in Portugal from August 13 to 16. With the last date being the headquarters of Juventus, if they beat Lyon.