Turin: Juventus ahead Cristiano Ronaldo added but another feather to his already illustrious cap as he has develop into the best-scoring Portuguese participant in Serie A historical past.
Ronaldo went previous former Portuguese midfielder Rui Costa on this explicit checklist following his penalty throughout Juventus’ 2-zero victory over Bologna on Monday.
Ronaldo has now scored 43 targets in 54 Serie A matches since his switch to the Turin-based membership in 2018 from Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Costa had scored 42 targets in 339 video games throughout his stint with Fiorentina and Milan in Italy’s prime-flight between 1996 to 2004.
The record comes at time for Ronaldo as he was not too long ago criticised following his detached efficiency in Juventus’ Coppa Italia last defeat by the hands of Napoli.
Juventus supervisor Maurizio Sarri, nonetheless, mentioned after Bologna conflict that Ronaldo simply wants time to get again to his finest following the enforced break put ahead by the coronavirus pandemic.
“I spoke to Cristiano again yesterday, alone and for a long time. He mustn’t lose his confidence,” Sarri advised reporters as per metro.co.uk.
“I hope that from tomorrow the fantastic player of old will come back. It’s just that he’s not physically at his best right now.”