It's finally time.
So much has been said about what Juventus can do in Europe and with Monaco awaiting, the opportunity for greater glory has arrived. That is of course if Juve do the right thing and play with humility, organisation and excellence and not do as others have before them: underestimate their ruthless opponents.
Despite initial proclamations and virtuous promises of exciting football, Leonardo Jardim's Monaco are anything but an aesthetically pleasing side to watch. Efficient and successful, this is a team that, like Juve, favour the outcome to the journey and deserve the greatest respect for exploiting opponents' superiority complexes.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. And for their fans, there is no greater quality than that of mental and physical strength. To read more, click here.