Juventus manager Massimo Allegri was complimentary about opponents Ajax, after a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Champions League quarter final on Wednesday.
«We have played a very even match against a team that plays very good football and that we know are very dangerous,» Allegri told reporters in a post-match interview from the Johan Cruyff Arena.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a vital away goal... Еще for the reigning Italian champions, converting Joao Cancelo's cross with a superb diving header.
Ajax winger David Neres scored an equaliser at the beginning of the second-half to leave the match nicely posed before the second leg in Turin on April 16.
Speaking after the game, Neres said Ajax «deserved the win» and was disappointed they couldn't turn domination into goals.
Despite the draw, Juventus players Federico Bernardeschi and Alex Sandro felt could use the home fixture to their advantage next week.