And we’re off, Madrid presses immediately and wins the ball back right after the kickoff as the crowd screams their name. Juventus, however, strikes back immediately after the miss; it’s an easy tap-in for #18 Moise Kean as he celebrates by doing the griddy.
Juventus scores again, slicing through the defense like butter, and #22 Timothy Weah taps it in, making the scoresheet 2-0. Another shot is just barely off target from #14 Joselu in the 22nd minute. A foul is called in the 23rd minute, leading to a free-kick for Madrid. Toni Kroos steps up to strike the ball, but it leads to nothing yet again. It seems Real Madrid is struggling to find their rhythm.
Real Madrid finally strikes back with a chip over the keeper by #7 Vini Jr in the 38th minute, assisted by #8 Toni Kroos. Another excellent shot from Madrid, but an even better save from keeper Wojciech Szczesny in the 41st minute. Shot after shot is being shut down by keeper Wojciech Szczesny; he is not letting Real Madrid have it easy tonight, as he saves yet another shot in the 44th minute.
Another excellent play from Madrid as they seek to set up another goal, but Wojciech Szczesny makes a masterclass save in the 70th minute, denying the 1v1 opportunity. The free-kick from Juventus after the foul is shut down by the Madrid wall in the 71st minute. Substitutions are made for Juventus in the 71st minute. Rodrygo cuts through the defense on his run, but the ball is kicked out from under him by the Juventus defense. Substitutions for Real Madrid are made in the 77th minute.