New signing Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Champions League with former clubs Manchester United and Real Madrid, he will now be on a quest to achieve the same with a third team when his Juventus team prepared for the road to the finals with a round of 16 draw against Atletico Madrid.Also Read - Cristiano Ronaldo Equals Champions League Appearance Record in Manchester United's Shocking 1-2 Defeat vs Young Boys
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has said that his team has been driven by ambition to achieve big things, as he commented on facing Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Champions League round of 16. Also Read - Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Gary Neville Weighs in on The GOAT Debate
Having recorded its best ever start to the Serie A season, collecting 46 out of 48 possible points, Juventus has the continental club elite title in its sight boosted by the arrival of Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo during the summer transfer window, reports Efe news. Also Read - After Cristiano Ronaldo's Cracking Second Debut at Manchester United, Ex-Juventus Star Reveals ‘One Thing’ CR7 Didn’t do With Bianconeri
“Who has ambition, has no fear,” Allegri tweeted after the draw was conducted earlier on Monday.
Under Allegri, Juventus has qualified twice for the Champions League final, in the 2014-15 and 2016-17 seasons, losing to Barcelona and Real Madrid, respectively.
Atletico Madrid will host Juventus in the first leg on February 20, while the second leg is to be played on March 12.