Porto Eliminate Ronaldo, Juventus In Dramatic 2nd-Leg Clash


Despite playing most part of the game with 10 men Porto managed to progress into the quarter-finals, eliminating Juventus after extra-time, in Tuesday’s Champions League second-leg round of 16.

Juventus won the second-leg 3-2 but Porto went through on the away goals rule (4-4 on aggregate) after winning the first-leg 2-1.

Zaidu Sanusi was in Porto’s starting eleven but was replaced in the 71st minute.

Porto took the lead in 19 minutes as Sergio Oliviera from the penalty spot following a foul by Merih Demiral.

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Four minutes into the second half Juventus equalised thanks to Federico Chiesa who smashed into the far top corner with the inside of the right boot from a tricky angle.

Moments later, Mehdi Taremi was booked for a foul on Chiesa, then two minutes after that the striker was sent off for kicking the ball into the stands after a foul was given against him.

In the 63rd minute Juventus…

Source: Complete Sports