MALMO, – Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said it would seriously face the last match of Group A of the Champions League, against Atletico Madrid, at the Juventus Stadium, Turin, December 9, 2014 because it could make the Juventus game is not just to qualify for the last 16, but also qualify as phase group.
After diving five games, the club sits second in the standings with nine points, or lose three points of Atletico and three ahead of Olimpiakos in third position.
If the beat Atletico by a margin of two goals or more, will be the group winners Juventus for the first meeting at the Vicente Calderon, Atletico only won 1-0.
“In the last match, we will face a team that almost won the Champions League last season. So, a match against them will be very interesting. We have to look amazing because we needed a win to qualify and more than that, we can end the group phase in first posis if you win by a margin of two goals, “said Allegri.
Juventus are in a position at this time after a 2-0 win over Malmo, on the fifth matchday, in Malmo, Wednesday (11/26/2014). Juventus goals scored by Fernando Llorente (49) and Carlos Tevez (88).
According to UEFA, throughout the game, Juventus accurate off ten shots from 19 businesses, with 61 percent of possession. The bead Malmo off five shots from 13 businesses.
“We face difficulties Malmo pressure in the first half. However, we evolved after the break and get three very important points. Now, we look forward to the game against Atletico, with the realization that a draw enough for us to qualify. However, our target is to win and to win the group, “said midfielder Claudio Marchisio.