Juventus 2-1 Lyon LIVE! Champions League result, latest reaction as Juve exit on away goals

Matt Davies
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Juventus vs Lyon LIVE!

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice but could not prevent Juventus from going out of the Champions League despite a 2-1 second-leg victory over Lyon.

The French team progressed to the quarterfinals on away goals after a 2-2 draw on aggregate. Memphis Depay scored an early penalty but also conceded one at the end of the first half, which was converted by Ronaldo.

The Juventus forward also netted in the second period and came close to completing another hat trick in the competition.

Lyon will face Manchester City in the single-elimination quarterfinals in Lisbon

Date, time and venue

Juventus vs Lyon is scheduled for a 8pm BST kick-off on Friday, August 7, 2020.

The match will be played behind closed doors at Juventus Stadium with no fans due to be present due to government guidelines regarding coronavirus.

How to watch

TV channel: The match will be televised live on BT Sport 2, with coverage starting from 6:30pm.

Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to stream the match online via the video player and the BT Sport app.

Team news

Juventus XI: Szczesny, Cuadrado, de Ligt, Bonucci, Alex Sandro, Bentancur, Pjanic, Rabiot, Bernardeschi, Higuain, Ronaldo

Subs: Chiellini, Ramsey, Dybala, Danilo, Matuidi, Rugani, Demiral, Pinsoglio, Olivieri, Muratore, Buffon

Lyon XI: Lopes, Denayer, Marcelo, Marcal, Dubois, Caqueret, Bruno Guimaraes, Aouar, Cornet, Depay, Toko Ekambi

Subs: Andersen, Da Silva, Dembele, Traore, Thiago Mendes, Reine-Adelaide, Cherki, Jean Lucas, Tete, Tatarusanu, Bard, Diomande

Referee: Felix Zwayer

Prediction: Juventus 2-0 Lyon (2-1 on aggregate)

While Lyon got the better of Juve in the first leg, games like this are where Ronaldo shines. The Bianconeri should get the victory needed to reach the last eight.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

The two sides have met five times in Uefa competitions.

Juve have won three of those and drawn one, but lost the most recent meeting 1-0 in Lyons after a Lucas Tousart goal.

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