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Follow all the action as Juventus attempt to overturn a first-leg deficit against Porto in their Champions League round of 16 tie.
Andrea Pirlo’s side produced an underwhelming performance in the first leg, with Mehdi Taremi and Moussa Marega giving the Portuguese champions a commanding lead. However, Federico Chiesa handed Juve a lifeline with a late strike to give the Old Lady a vital away goal. It remains an uphill battle for Juventus, but they will be boosted by a fully “charged up” Cristiano Ronaldo. The 36-year-old started on the bench for Juventus’ victory against Lazio last weekend in order to be fresh, with the club prioritising progress in Europe after an indifferent Serie A season that’s left the club trailing leaders AC Milan by 10 points.
“He’s feeling good, these are the matches he loves to play, he’s proved it over all these years,” Pirlo said. “He is charged up, he managed to rest a bit these past few days and we had planned his workload after the match against Spezia, and he worked very well. And where there are matches like this, he just cannot wait to play.” Follow all the action live below alongside updates from Borussia Dortmund vs Sevilla: