Substitute Hector Herrera scored a 90th-minute equaliser to crown a fine Atletico Madrid comeback and deny Juventus victory in the .

Former winger produced a sumptuous curling finish to put Juventus in front before a header by French World Cup winner Blaise Matuidi made it 2-0.

Stefan Savic sparked Atletico’s fightback with a header inside the six-yard area before Herrera struck from a late corner.

Juventus sent on substitute Aaron Ramsey in the 86th minute, the Wales midfielder’s first appearance for the champions of Italy since moving to Turin in the summer.

In Group D’s other game, won 2-1 in against Bayer Leverkusen.

Juventus host Leverkusen on 1 October while Atletico travel to Russia to face Lokomotiv on the same day (both 20:00 BST).

Line-ups

Atl Madrid

  • 13Oblak
  • 23Trippier
  • 15Savic
  • 2Giménez
  • 12Lodi dos SantosSubstituted forMachín Pérezat 76′minutes
  • 6Koke
  • 5ParteySubstituted forHerreraat 76′minutes
  • 8Saúl
  • 11LemarSubstituted forCorreaat 60′minutes
  • 7Sequeira
  • 19Diego CostaBooked at 83mins

Substitutes

  • 1Adán
  • 4Arias
  • 10Correa
  • 14Llorente
  • 16Herrera
  • 18Felipe
  • 20Machín Pérez

Juventus

  • 1Szczesny
  • 13Danilo
  • 19Bonucci
  • 4de Ligt
  • 12Lobo Silva
  • 6KhediraSubstituted forBentancurat 69′minutes
  • 5PjanicSubstituted forRamseyat 87′minutes
  • 14MatuidiBooked at 15mins
  • 16Ju CuadradoBooked at 71mins
  • 21HiguaínSubstituted forDybalaat 80′minutes
  • 7

Substitutes

  • 8Ramsey
  • 10Dybala
  • 25Rabiot
  • 28Demiral
  • 30Bentancur
  • 33Bernardeschi
  • 77Buffon
Referee:
Danny Makkelie

Match Stats

Home TeamAtl MadridAway TeamJuventus
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home19
Away11
Shots on Target
Home8
Away6
Corners
Home11
Away5
Fouls
Home12
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Atlético de Madrid 2, Juventus 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Atlético de Madrid 2, Juventus 2.

Attempt missed. (Juventus) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Alex Sandro.

Alex Sandro (Juventus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid).

Goal!

Goal! Atlético de Madrid 2, Juventus 2. Héctor Herrera (Atlético de Madrid) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by .

Attempt blocked. Héctor Herrera (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Saúl Ñíguez.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Rodrigo Bentancur.

Substitution

Substitution, Juventus. Aaron Ramsey replaces Miralem Pjanic.

(Juventus) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Stefan Savic (Atlético de Madrid).

Booking

Diego Costa (Atlético de Madrid) is shown the yellow card.

(Juventus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Diego Costa (Atlético de Madrid).

Attempt blocked. João Félix (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ángel Correa.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Wojciech Szczesny.

Attempt saved. Vitolo (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Koke.

Corner, Juventus. Conceded by Vitolo.

Substitution

Substitution, Juventus. replaces Gonzalo Higuaín.

(Juventus) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by José Giménez (Atlético de Madrid).

Substitution

Substitution, Atlético de Madrid. Vitolo replaces Renan Lodi.

Substitution

Substitution, Atlético de Madrid. Héctor Herrera replaces Thomas Partey because of an injury.

Attempt blocked. Blaise Matuidi (Juventus) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt saved. Gonzalo Higuaín (Juventus) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Rodrigo Bentancur.

Attempt saved. Koke (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Booking

(Juventus) is shown the yellow card.

(Juventus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Renan Lodi (Atlético de Madrid).

Goal!

Goal! Atlético de Madrid 1, Juventus 2. Stefan Savic (Atlético de Madrid) header from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by José Giménez with a headed pass following a set piece situation.

Foul by Rodrigo Bentancur (Juventus).

Koke (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Juventus. Rodrigo Bentancur replaces Sami Khedira.

Miralem Pjanic (Juventus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid).

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Matthijs de Ligt.

Attempt missed. Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by .

Goal!

Goal! Atlético de Madrid 0, Juventus 2. Blaise Matuidi (Juventus) header from the left side of the six yard box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Alex Sandro with a cross.

goal

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