«Juventus» Ronaldo will accept «the locomotive». Important about the rival of Muscovites in the Champions League
Year of Foundation: 1897
Home stadium: «Allianz stadium»
Capacity: 41 507 viewers
The UEFA ranking: 5th place
By the end of the Italian championship-2018/19: first
The most titled club of Italy the leader in the standings of the national championship, scoring 22 points in eight rounds. In the penultimate round team in principled opposition managed to defeat inter Milan (2:1).
In the Champions League team in the first two rounds scored four points, having played a draw with Madrid «Atletico» (2:2) and defeating Leverkusen (3:0). All five goals were scored by different players such as Blaise Matuidi, Juan Cuadrado and Federico Bernardeschi, Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Factor In Ronaldo
The Portuguese is one of the main protagonists in attack Juventus. A goal in gate «Bayer» for the 34-year-old footballer became the 127th tournament that is considered the best indicator in the history of the Champions League. 15 times he scored in games against Manchester United, 105 — for Madrid and seven for the Turin club.
According to UEFA, Ronaldo scored in all European competitions 130 692 goals in 14 minutes of playing time, an average of one goal in 113 minutes and 1 second. Against Russian clubs he played twice and scored three goals — all against CSKA in 2012 for 180 minutes (60 minutes in goal).
Juventus in recent years has been an active player in the transfer market. Club 2018, set a personal record by paying real Madrid for Ronaldo €117 million In 2016, the Bianconeri for €90 million bought Gonzalo Higuain. One of the main acquisitions of Italian defender of Matas de Ligt, who moved for €75 million from Amsterdam’s «Ajax». Summer club is back and one of the main symbols of Italian football Gianluigi Buffon.
The summer transfer window, Juventus have closed with revenue of €12.5 m and sold players for €201 million and buying at €188,5. The main sale was the transition of extreme Portuguese defender joão Cancela at Manchester city for almost €67 million.
The Soviet players, Juventus
In 1990 Juventus the first Italian club invited players of the national team of the USSR Sergey Aleynikov and Aleksandr Zavarov, who helped the club to win the UEFA Cup. Between them, they carried the team a little less than 100 matches.
The previous meeting with the «Locomotive»
«Juventus» and «the locomotive» met in the first round of the UEFA Cup 1993/94. Then the Italian club were stronger than the sum of the two meetings was 4:0. In Italy, Juventus have not experienced big problems and beat the Moscow team with the score 3:0. Roberto Baggio scored twice, and between its goals scored Fabrizio Ravanelli. The only goal in Moscow at his own expense recorded Giancarlo Marocchi.