Ronaldo scores as Juventus beats Leverkusen in Champs League

LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo scored as Juventus finished the Champions League group stage with a 2-0 win at Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday.

Juventus was already assured of topping Group D and seemed sluggish at times in Germany, before Ronaldo scored from close range off substitute Paulo Dybala’s cross in the 75th minute. It was the Portuguese star’s second goal in the Champions League this season.

Gonzalo Higuain made it 2-0 in stoppage time after another assist from Dybala as Juventus bounced back from its first loss of the season against Lazio on Saturday.

“We struggled a bit in the first half with the approach but we played much better in the second and deserved to
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