The Juventus team made a big step towards qualifying for the Coppa Italia final by defeating host Inter Milan 2-1 on Tuesday in the first leg of the semi-finals. Juventus turned from a goal behind to win with two goals during the events of the first half thanks to the brilliance of his Portuguese goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo.
Inter Milan advanced with a goal by Argentine Lautaro Martinez, but Ronaldo equalized for Juventus from a penalty kick in the 26th minute, then the Portuguese captain returned and scored the second goal for him and his team in the 35th minute. The other confrontation took place in the golden box between Napoli and Atalanta, where the two teams meet on Wednesday.
Juventus will play the second leg at home against Inter Milan next Tuesday, with the winner in the two matches’ aggregate to meet the winner from the match between Atalanta and Napoli in the final. It is noteworthy that Juventus lost the final match of the last edition of the Cup at the hands of Napoli with penalties.