Atletico Madrid vs. Juventus

Tanya Simon
September 19, 2019

This isn't the first time Ronaldo has wound up Atletico fans, as a year ago he was fined £17,000 for his infamous "cojones" celebration, mocking manager Diego Simeone.

One of either Juventus or Atletico reached the final for four consecutive seasons between 2014 and 2017, but there's a feeling both are a step below Manchester City, Liverpool and Barcelona.

In a repeat of last season's last-16 clash, edged by Juve 3-2 on aggregate thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick after they lost 2-0 in Spain, which club will recover better from their weekend blow?

But he didn't get himself on the scoresheet as Diego Simeone's side battled back from 2-0 down to earn a 2-2 draw against Ronaldo's Juventus in the opening match of their Champions League campaign.

The two sides have a point each while Lokomotiv Moscow top Group D after beating Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 away from home.

"It's hard to prepare something against a player like him", said Simeone of Ronaldo, who has scored an all-time record 126 Champions League goals.

Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri says their defending must improve after drawing 2-2 at Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid.

Atletico Madrid and Juventus met last season in the knockout stages of the Champions League.

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The game will be broadcast live on Galavision with Spanish commentary.

"They (Atletico) are one of the teams that can think about winning (the Champions League)", Sarri said.

A live stream will be available via B/R Live as well asfuboTV.

With seven points, Juve trail early Serie A pacesetters Inter by two points.

Juventus drew 0-0 away at Fiorentina, to end their ideal start to the season, after two previous victories.

Atletico Madrid could be without goalkeeper Jan Oblak, who missed the game against Real Sociedad with a head injury.

Juventus could be without Douglas Costa, Danilo and Miralem Pjanic, who all came off injured against Fiorentina.

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