Juventus with Mandzukic against FC Porto in Champions League
Juventus starts Wednesday evening with Mario Mandzukic at the heenduel with FC Porto in the eighth finals of the Champions League.
The 30-year-old Croat was missing last week at the ‘Old Lady’ in the competitieduel with Palermo (4-1). Mandzukic is in and against Porto a vanguard with Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo Dybala.
Also Juan Cuadrado, who against Palermo still had to do with subbing, this time in the basis. FC Porto is Jesus Corona (ex-FC Twente) in the bank. Iker Casillas is as usual under the crossbar.
For the 35-year-old goalkeeper, his is the sixteenth season that he plays in the knock-out stages of the Champions League. At Juventus defends Gianluigi Buffon (39) the goal.
The duel between FC Porto and Juventus in Portugal starts at 20.45 hours.
Setup FC Porto: Casillas; Maxi Pereira, Felipe Marcano, Telles; Herrera, Danilo Pereira, Neves; Brahimi, Silva, Soares.
Drafting Juventus: Buffon; Lichtsteiner, Barzagli, Chiellini, Alex Sandro; Khedira Cope, Pjanic; Cuadrado, Dybala, Mandzukic; Higuain
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