Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo rescues level for Juventus with late equaliser vs Torino

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Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with team-mate Giorgio Chiellini after scoring their aspect’s second aim towards Torino at Stadio Olimpico di Torino. 

Cristiano Ronaldo rescued a degree for Juventus because the stress grew on coach Andrea Pirlo. The Outdated Woman dropped factors towards their derby rivals Torino in a match that ended 2-2.

Juventus was eradicated from the Champions League by Porto and surprisingly misplaced to Benevento earlier than the worldwide break.

“Sadly we maintain making issues arduous for ourselves,” Pirlo stated. “We’re struggling these lapses in focus a bit too typically. We should do higher.”

Juventus performs its rearranged match with Napoli on Wednesday with the 2 sides stage on factors.

The Bianconeri had been with out Leonardo Bonucci and Merih Demiral, who contracted the coronavirus on worldwide responsibility. Weston McKennie, Paulo Dybala and Arthur Melo had been additionally out of the squad after violating coronavirus restrictions with a celebration on the American midfielder’s home.

Federico Chiesa fired Juventus in entrance within the 13th minute following a one-two with Álvaro Morata.

Nonetheless, Antonio Sanabria leveled within the 27th and accomplished the comeback 17 seconds after the break following defensive errors from Juventus.

Torino goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu pulled off a lot of saves however Ronaldo ultimately headed within the equaliser 11 minutes from time. The aim was initially disallowed for offside however awarded after a evaluate by the video assistant referee.

Juventus nearly snatched a winner moments later however Sirigu managed to fingertip Rodrigo Bentancur’s strike onto the bottom of the upright.

(With inputs from AP.)

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