UEFA Champions League:
Villarreal Throws Juventas Out of the League
Villarreal beat Juventus 3-0 in the Champions League round of 16 on Wednesday and ensured their quarterfinals with a 4-1 victory on aggregate.
scored the game's opening goal with a penalty on 78 minutes following Daniele Rugani's foul on Francis Coquelin.
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This is the first time in 13 years, Europa League champion Villarreal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Champions League.
For three seasons in a row, Juventus faced three straight eliminations at home in the Champions League round of 16.
Including a quarterfinal defeat to Ajax in 2019, it's the fourth straight time that Juventus has been knocked out after a home second-leg match.
At the start of the second half, it appeared that Villarreal was content to sit back and defend. But when Moreno came on, the momentum shifted.