UEFA Champions League : Juventus Beat FC Porto In Last 16 Tie

Massimiliano Allegri side Juventus point closer to the UEFA Champions League quarter - finals after second - half from substitutes Croatian midfielder Marko Pjaca and Brazilian defender Dani Alves acquired them a 2-0 away victory at 10-man Porto in their round of - 16 first - leg match on Wednesday.

Nuno Espírio Santo side FC Porto's onfall was party self - inflicted after Porto's left back showed a red card by Refree Dr. Felix Brych in the 27th minute of first - half following two ridiculous bookings in the space of 90 seconds.

Although holding Italian team Juventus at bay for 72 minutes, Porto's courage was broken when Mexico midfielder Miguel Layún deflected Juventus winger Paulo Dybala pass into the lane of Pjaca who banged a first time effort past Porto's goalkeeper Iker Casillas.

Former Barcelona defender Dani Alves made sure of win two minute after when he composed Alex Sandro's cross win his chest before netting calmly as Juventus Seria - A champion who are closed in the Italian Cup. Promoted their hopes of a maiden treble onward of the second leg on Turin on March 14.

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