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Juventus stun holders Real Madrid in Champions League semi-final

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By Tokunbo Salako  with Reuters
Juventus stun holders Real Madrid in Champions League semi-final

<p>Juventus stunned Champions League holders Real Madrid 2-1 in a pulsating semi-final first leg on Tuesday night.</p> <p>The home side started very brightly with Alvaro Morata opening the scoring against his old club in the ninth minute.</p> <p>But Real silenced the crowd 20 minutes later when Cristano Ronaldo headed the equaliser with Juve at six and sevens at the back.</p> <p>His goal gave him the advantage over Lionel Messi in the competition’s all-time leading scorer with 76 goals.</p> <p>But it was another goal from an Argentine which stole the show. The irrepressible Carlos Tevez hit a second-half penalty after being bundled over.</p>