CL: Juventus fight back against Bayern Munich to end first-leg in draw
Pep Guardiola's men appeared home and hosed as they raced ahead courtesy of goals from Thomas Muller and Arjen Robben but hit back in the second-half through Paulo Dybala and Stefano Sturaro
Juventus fought back from 2-0 down to keep their Champions League hopes alive against Bayern Munich.Pep Guardiola's men appeared home and hosed as they raced ahead courtesy of goals from Thomas Muller and Arjen Robben.
Juventus' Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, Juventus' Argentinian forward Paulo Dybala and Juventus' Italian defender Leonardo Bonucci acknowledge supporters at the end of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match between Juventus and Bayern Munich at the Juventus Stadium in Turin. Pic/AFP
But last season's runners-up, who had been on the back foot for large periods, hit back in the second-half through Paulo Dybala and Stefano Sturaro.
After missing a gilt-edged chance early on, Muller opened the scoring shortly before the break as he capitalised on a poor clearance.Arjen Robben extended Bayern's lead, adding the finishing touches to a fine flowing move with a left-footed strike.
Juve gave themselves hope after the hour mark when Dybala went through on goal and slotted past Manuel Neuer.
And the Juventus Stadium was rocking soon after when Sturaro levelled the scores, prodding home after good work from fellow substitute Alvaro Morata.
The two sides will meet again in Munich on March 16.Who will qualify for the last eight from Juventus and Bayern Munich?