Juventus will certainly face a challenging task in the semifinals. How not, the Bianconeri surrounded by Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, who dominated Europe in the last few seasons.
A 0-0 draw at home to AS Monaco in the second leg quarterfinal ensure breakouts Juventus with a 1-0 aggregate. In this way, Juve certainly will face one of Barca, Bayern, or Madrid to snatch the final ticket.
See opponents exist, can not be denied if Juventus being the underdog. Barca, Bayern, and Madrid is the favorite teams championship.
Statistics noted that the club’s third most frequent semifnal qualify for European competition. Madrid leads with 31 times, 30 times Barcelona and Bayern 25 times. Juventu itself has 22 times passes.
In the Champions League alone, Barca in the semi-finals seven times penetrate the last eight seasons, including steal three championship titles. While the defending champion Madrid and this became his fifth consecutive semifinal. Meanwhile, break-out this is the fourth consecutive semifinal Bayern and win a championship title in 2013.
“I’m happy for my team, because I think they deserve to qualify for the semifinals on all that has been done in the Champions League” Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri said on Football Italia.
“They (Barca, Bayern, and Madrid) are the three biggest clubs in Europe. I can certainly guarantee that the semi-final match against them will be very different than against Monaco.”
The drawing will be conducted semi-finals in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday (04/24/2015).