Real Madrid vs Juventus | Champions League Quarter Finals

Real Madrid vs Juventus (CL QF II)

Real Madrid are hosting Juventus in the second leg of Champions League, Quarter Finals.

From match timing, to team depth to the squad news, below are the match facts that you should be aware of.

Match Day |
Champions League Quarter Finals, Second Leg
Date:- 12/04/2018
Real Madrid vs Juventus
Venue: Estadio Santiago Bernabeu
Referee: Michael Oliver
Coverage: Sony Liv, Ten 2
Kick-Off time:- 12:15 am IST | 12:30 am NST

Team Form:-
Real Madrid – D W W W W
Juventus – W L W D W


Team Details:-
Real Madrid squad:
Navas, Casilla, Luca, Carvajal, Vallejo, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Theo, Achraf, Kroos, Modric, Bale, Casemiro, Llorente, Isco, Asensio, Kovacic, Ceballos, Ronaldo, Benzema, Mayoral, Vazquez

Juventus squad:
Buffon, Pinsoglio, Szczesny, De Sciglio, Chiellini, Benatia, Sandro, Barzagli, Rugani, Lichtsteiner, Khedira, Marchisio, Matuidi, Pjanic, Asamoah, Sturaro, Bentancur, Muratore, Cuadrado, Higuain, Costa, Mandzukic.

Expected XI:-
Real Madrid: Navas; Carvajal, Theo, Varane, Marcelo; Casemiro, Modric, Kroos; Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema

Juventus: Buffon; De Sciglio, Chiellini, Benatia, Asamoah; Khedira, Matuidi, Marchisio, Pjanic, Cuadrado, Higuain


Match Facts:
* Juventus have kept six clean sheets in their last 10 Champions League away games.

* The Whites are looking to secure a place in the European Cup/Champions League semi-final for a record eighth consecutive season.

* Real Madrid have progressed to the Semi Finals for a record 12 times, and will be hoping to continue their feat in this tournament. Juventus, on the other side have progressed to the next stage on seven occasions, a record by Italian club.

* Real Madrid have scored in each of their last 24 Champions League games, netting 63 goals in total.

* Juventus have won two of their eight away games against Real Madrid (D1 L5), winning 1-0 in February 1962, and 2-0 in November 2008.

* Cristiano Ronaldo has scored in all six of his Champions League games against Juventus, netting nine goals in total. No player has scored more against a single opponent in the competition’s history (Cristiano Ronaldo 9 vs Bayern Munich and Lionel Messi 9 vs Arsenal).

* The Portuguese has also scored 22 goals in quarter-final matches alone – more than opponents Juventus have netted at this stage in the competition (21).


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