The gradual return of European football has come as a huge relief to supporters around the globe.
Friday night saw the return of Italian football, with Juventus renewing their challenge against AC Milan in the semi-final second leg of the Coppa Italia, after almost four-months gap since the initial fixture was played at San Siro as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Within 15 minutes into the cup tie, Andrea Conti was penalized for the supposed handball which needed a quick VAR check to award Juventus the penalty
Nothing was short of surprise, when Ronaldo stepped up to take the penalty, which was saw his effort off the woodwork.
After missing the spot kick, few seconds later Ante Rebic who happened to score the equalizer in their first leg tie, was sent off as a result of a horrendous kick on the chest of Danilo, thereby making things even worse for them as they were in need of a goal to see them through to the final.
After securing a spot in the last two, Juventus waits to see their opponent as Napoli takes on Inter Milan in the reverse leg of the semi-final.