Valencia crashed out of the Champions League after being beaten 1- by Juventus, even though Manchester United grabbed a late-gasp winner against Young Boys.
Croatian attacker Mario Mandzukic opened his Champions League account for this season as he fired past goalie Neto from close range after Cristiano Ronaldo’s move.
The home facet ended up the kinds who started out the brightest with star man, Ronaldo going close on two occasions. First with a flashing volley from outside the box prior to times later on unleashing a shot from the edge of the box after some good make up play from the Bianconeri.
Valencia needing a win below to continue to keep their hopes of going via alive went close around the fifty percent an hour mark when Danish international Daniel Wass glanced a shot inches huge of the still left post after latching on to a cross from the edge of the box.
Marcelino and his men should really have went 1 nil up on the stroke of fifty percent time when Mouctar Diakhaby rose best from the corner but for his exertion to thunderbolt the underside of the bar and brilliantly retained out by goalie Woijech Szczesny.
Equally sides made the decision to make substitutions after the split and to the surprise of many, critical attacker Rodrigo was replaced by French forward Kevin Gameiro even though Juve replaced still left back again Alex Sandro with Juan Cuadrado.
Right after the veteran attacker fired the Old Woman ahead, around the hour mark, the home facet stepped it up a gear but failed to include to the score line with some sensational shot halting from Brazilian keeper Neto.
Mandzukic could have additional to his tally, minutes after scoring his initially when he sent a rebound back again in the direction of goal but for the keeper to pulling a good diving save.
The 29 year old shot stopper was on hand again, this time denying fellow South American Paulo Dybala. Argentinian forward, Dybala acquired a defence splitting move to set him via from Miralem Pjanic, but the Brazilian was on hand to finger suggestion around the post after guessing which corner the attacker was heading.
Previous Real Madrid attacker, Ronaldo was denied again after he peeled away from his marker at the back again post, but his fine header was brilliantly saved at the far post.
Valencia regrettably head out of the Champions League after only winning once in the levels of competition this season and indicating the last fixture against Manchester United is now a lifeless rubber.
Juventus: Szczesny Cancelo, Bonnuci, Chiellini, Alex Sandro Bentacur, Pjanic, Matuidi Mandzukic, Dybala, Ronaldo
Valencia: Neto Wass, Gabriel, Diakhaby, Gaya Coquelin, Kondogbia, Parejo, Guedes Rodrigo, Santi Mina