But with the extra excitement of being within touching distance of Ronaldo, the supporters couldn't wait and the match was called off 20 minutes before the full 90.
The town's bars and restaurants were heaving with fans and media hours before the match's 1700 (1500 GMT kick off, 6pm EAT), with fans in replica kits wrapped in scarves and flags arriving to see the five-times Ballon d'Or victor take part in one of Italian football's most curious traditions.
Members of the industrial dynasty - founders of Fiat auto manufacturers and often called the "Italian Kennedys" - have lived at "The Castle" in Villar Perosa since the 19th century, while deceased former club chairman Gianni Agnelli was town mayor between 1945 and 1980.
The Portuguese beat an off-side trap as he was came face to face with the goalkeeper, he then took his time to apply the finish in style.
And he took just eight minutes to find the net in his first appearance in a Juve shirt.
"In the Champions League against Juve, a quarter-final, you score a goal and see everyone in the stadium applaud you".
With just a week to go until the Serie A season kicks off, Ronaldo will have wanted to work off the rustiness on the field, and he had the chance to do so against the Juve B-team.
Juventus, though, have signed Ronaldo not to cement their domestic dominance, after winning seven straight league titles, but to boost their worldwide profile and bag their first Champions League triumph in over two decades.
Fans tried to get whatever autographs and photos they could - even stripping returning centre-back Leonardo Bonucci down to his underwear - before Ronaldo emerged from the changing room surrounded by security guards and fans surged towards the barrier separating them from the players.
You can't help but be excited at Ronaldo's arrival in the Italian capital.
Biti had declared before the electoral commission's official announcement that Chamisa was the real victor . On August 1, soldiers opened fire on MDC protesters, killing six people and sparking an worldwide outcry.
The Englishman's work ethic and overall play was hardly curtailed by the thick bandage around his head, concealing 15 stitches. Two monumental errors by Loris Karius forced the club to bite the bullet and spend big for a top-class goalkeeper.
The mission is named after famed solar scientist Eugene Parker , and is NASA's first to be named after a living person. If the probe doesn't launch on Sunday, the window for a successful launch doesn't close until August 23.
During his career, the World Cup victor also played for Cruzeiro, PSV Eindhoven, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Corinthians. Pneumonia is swelling of the tissue in one or both lungs and is usually caused by a bacterial infection.
Granit Xhaka and Lucas Torreira are options there, as Emery will want the second midfielder to be the anchorman for the team. You would have put your mortgage on the Argentine scoring, but Cech spread himself well to repel the ball out.
The white supremacist movement is enjoying a greater sense of empowerment under President Donald Trump , he added. But when pressed about her version in the book, Manigault Newman told to NPR: "I heard the tape".
We want to win every game, do everything that we can to win our matches, and at the end we'll see our position", Silva said. He also praised Luke Shaw , who scored to seal the win and had been a target for Mourinho's criticism last season.
George Conway , a lawyer, is a vocal critic of the Trump administration on Twitter and in articles he has written for Lawfare. The Trump campaign declined to comment on Manigault Newman's description of the deal Lara Trump supposedly offered her.
Kessler backed off plans for another rally this summer and turned his focus to an event in Washington , D.C. After last year's deadly event , several far-right groups sought to distant themselves from the alt-right.
The Lira has lost almost a third of its value this year, as relations with the United States have become increasingly strained. Following the tweet, Turkey responded by imposing duties on $1.8 billion in USA goods including coal and paper.