The former Barcelona player believes that Monaco is in a better position than the Juventus side as they do not have that much pressure like Juventus on them.


In this second semi-final, the Serie A side is the favourite ones to reach the Champions league final but the former French international believes that Monaco has the edge over Juventus side cause they do not have that much of expectations like Juventus.

In the previous round, the Monaco side had eliminated the English giants Manchester City side and also the German giants Dortmund side, now in their quest to the Final the Juventus side there.

The former Monaco player believes that this season they are playing some scintillating football under Leonardo Jardim,

And in their match against Juventus side, they will be heading as an underdog in their home ground.

Abidal said: "These will be two huge games,"

"Juventus are the definite favourites as they have more experience in this competition.

"But at this stage of the competition, it's better to be on Monaco's side, without pressure.

"They have approached this competition from the start with hard work, young players and a strategy. That's been their strength since the start of the season.

"They must approach these matches in the right way to take advantage of this moment and maybe cause a surprise."

This season both the teams are sitting atop in their domestic league,
Monaco is three points clear than the PSG side and on the other side, Juventus side is there to win their sixth successive Serie A title.