In a stunning turn of events, Lazio goalkeeper Ivan Provedel scored an impressive header in stoppage time, securing a miraculous draw for Lazio against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League group stage match. Provedel, a 29-year-old Italian goalkeeper, ventured forward during the final moments of the game in Rome. With a powerful cross from Luis Alberto, he leaped and expertly directed a header past Jan Oblak, rescuing a valuable point for the Serie A club.
Lazio initially fell behind in the first half of the Group E game against Atletico Madrid, with Pablo Barrios scoring for Diego Simeone's side. However, just as it seemed like the visitors would secure the victory, Provedel emerged and scored the equalizer, leading to jubilant celebrations in Rome. Provedel's goal not only helped Lazio secure a point but also made him the fourth goalkeeper in Champions League history to score. It was an eventful night in Group E, as Feyenoord defeated Celtic 2-0 in the other match.