Dusan Vlahovic is already sparking for his C1 debut at Villarreal-Juventus (1-1)

First game in C1, first ball and first goal. After 33 seconds of play, Dusan Vlahovic opened the scoring for Villarreal: chest control and a cross shot from the right which left no chance for Geronimo Rulli. The Serbian international striker, recruited by Juventus for some 80 million euros including bonuses in January, scored the second fastest goal in history for a player taking his first steps in the competition, after that scored by Yevhen Konoplyanka with Sevilla on September 15, 2015 against Borussia Mönchengladbach (note: 19 seconds).

Even if he did not win the record, Dusan Vlahovic scored a goal that already weighs in his early history with the Bianconeri. “It’s a dream come truesaid the former Fiorentina player, author of 22 achievements in all competitions since the start of the season, including two in the colors of Juventus. It was really something very beautiful, because it was really exciting to play tonight (note: Tuesday) for my first Champions League game. I try to improve match after match, to keep my feet on the ground. But I’m not very happy because we didn’t win. We must look ahead and win the next one. ”

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I let you imagine the career he has ahead of him

Dusan Vlahovic made a strong impression with his partners for his big first in C1. “He’s a young boy who scored his first goal in his first Champions League game… so I’ll let you imagine the career he has ahead of him“, released his attacking partner Alvaro Morata to the Spanish media Movistar. For his part, Massimiliano Allegri did not want to do too much even if he underlined the performance of his 22-year-old striker.

I’m glad he played a good game, but everyone played well, even Alvaro Morata, even Denis Zakaria when he came onfirst assured the Italian technician. Dusan Vlahovic is very good, it was his first experience in the Champions League and he made his debut in the best possible way against Albiol, who is still one of the best defenders around” Massimiliano Allegri knows it: he will still need a very big Dusan Vlahovic to validate his ticket for the quarter-finals in the return match on March 16.

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