Turin – Juventus already half way to the final, said Patrice Evra. Nevertheless, the French left-back said, beating Real Madrid is no easy task.
Successful Juventus a 2-1 win over Madrid in the Champions League semi-final first leg at Juventus Stadium, Wednesday (6/5) pm dawn. Juventus victory in the game is determined by goals from Alvaro Morata and Carlos Tevez. While, the only goal of Madrid was created by Cristiano Ronaldo.
Despite the defeat, Madrid can still steal one away goal. Thus, Los Blancos could qualify for the finals with a 1-0 win only on the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu on May 13 next.
“More importantly, we won. Beating Madrid is not an easy job and I am proud of my colleagues and the staff team,” Evra said on the BBC.
“We prepare well and finally won the game. We are very confident.”
“Everything went smoothly, we have 50% to get there.”
“No one predicted we would go as far as this. It’s been 12 years since the last time we drove so far,” said Evra.
Juventus last played in the semi-finals of the Champions League in the 2002/2003 season. When it is, they advanced to the final after eliminating Madrid 4-3 on aggregate.