Juventus have reached their second Champions League final in three seasons with a 2-1 win over Monaco.Taking a 2-0 lead from the first leg into Tuesday night's second leg, the Italians took the lead after Mario Mandzukic prodded home a rebound after his initial header was saved.
Brazilian Dani Alves scored the second of the game with a superb volley after Monaco keeper Danijel Subasic punched a clearance straight to the former Barcelona full back.
Check this out, folks from Dani Alves: pic.twitter.com/4aq0yiXfhM
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) May 9, 2017
Kylian Mbappe scored a consolation goal in the second half, but the Ligue 1 side could not stage a fightback and had to watch on as the Juventus players celebrated reaching the final at full time.
Direct from the lockerroom.... pic.twitter.com/x4GRDgrlF3
— Juvefc.com (@juvefcdotcom) May 9, 2017
Juventus have not won the competition since 1996, and lost 3-1 to Barcelona in the 2015 final, will face Real Madrid or Atletico Madrid who play on Wednesday night, with Real defending a 3-0 first leg victory.
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