Juventus Defender Stefano Sturaro Denied James Certain Goal for Real Madrid

Sean Fay@@Sean_FayUK Staff WriterMay 6, 2015

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Juventus beat Real Madrid 2-1 in the Champions League on Tuesday night, but the outcome would have been different if not for the intervention of Stefano Sturaro.

In the first half, James Rodriguez headed off the crossbar for Real, but many people missed the intervention of Sturaro.

However, Italian TV picked up and zoomed in to show just what a great piece of defending Sturaro pulled off. 

He managed to wrap his foot around James without fouling the Colombian and deflected the header onto the crossbar. 

Great job, Stefano. 

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