Turin – Real Madrid return from Juventus enclosure with a defeat. Los Merengues coach, Carlo Ancelotti, assessing his team luck in the game against Juve.
Madrid defeated by a score of 1-2 of Juve in the first leg Champions League semifinal at Juventus Stadium, Wednesday (06/05/2015) pm dawn.
Juventus went ahead with a goal by Alvaro Morata in the early minutes. However, Madrid could have scored the equalizing goal through a header from Cristiano Ronaldo.
After Ronaldo equalized, Madrid actually has a chance to turn around the lead. Bad luck for them, James Rodriguez’s header from close range hit the crossbar.
In the second half, disaster approached Madrid. A quick counter-attack led by Carlos Tevez Juve Dani Carvajal forced a foul in the penalty box. Tevez advanced as the executor with a cool beat Iker Casillas.
“Juventus are more pressing in the second half and we had some problems. We are increasingly difficult to find space when they change into a 3-5-2 formation,” said Ancelotti told Sky Sport Italia.
“We were not lucky in the creation of their second goal, because the counter-attack they started from our shots were muted,” he added.
“More real misfortune is when a header from James about the rule,” said Ancelotti.