Juventus' last team to make the Champions League semi-final looked like this

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The stalemate with AS Monaco was enough to see Serie A champions Juventus qualify to the Champions League Semi-Final for the first-time since the 2002/2003 season, when they eventually finished as runners-up.

An Arturo Vidal penalty in Turin gave Juve a 1-0 lead on aggregate going into the night in France, but after holding firm and defending a late onslaught from the hosts, The Old Lady held on to a 0-0 draw, booking their spot in the final four of Europe's elite competition.


Juve will be considered strong outsiders for the Champions League as they prepare to go up against Real Madrid, but it was a historic night for the Italian champions.

Semi-Final 2002/2003

The last time a Juve team got into the Champions League Semi-Final was 12 years ago and a lot has changed since then.

Years and years of shortcomings in Europe have finally been put to bed as Juve reach the final-four, but how did their first-team look when they last reached this stage in Europe?

Well, back in 2002/2003, Juventus had to face Real Madrid in the Semi-Final. After losing the first leg 2-1, Juve overcame the deficit thanks to a 3-1 win at home, booking their spot in the final against Serie A rivals, AC Milan.


So here is the team Juventus fielded that special night.

Gianluigi Buffon, Lilian Thuram, Igor Tudor, Paolo Montero, Alessandro Birindelli, Gianluca Zambrotta, Alessio Tacchinardi, Edgar Davids, Pavel Nedvěd, David Trezeguet and Alessandro Del Piero.

On the night, it was goals from Trezeguet, Del Piero and Nedved that helped book Juve's spot in the final, but who could become their next hero?

Semi-Final 2014/2015

Here is the team that faced AS Monaco last night and could possibly line-up in this year's Semi-Final.

Gianluigi Buffon, Andrea Barzagli, Leonardo Bonucci, Giorgio Chiellini, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Claudio Marchisio, Andrea Pirlo, Arturo Vidal, Patrice Evra, Alvrao Morata and Carlos Tevez.

Juve will be considered the outsiders and the other clubs will probably want to see them in the Semi-Final, but you just never know what can happen in the Champions League.

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