Cristiano Ronaldo made another record in Serie A. His 28th minute opening goal against SPAL increased his tally for the season 10 goals in 16 matches. The goal was made when Juventus star convert free kick of Miralem Pjanic. 41,000-seater Allianz Stadium celebrated with him in his record breaking goal. The whole stadium was celebrated with “Sii” chants.
“Cristiano Ronaldo became fastest player in Juventus history to reach 10 goals after 16 appearances.”
— JuventusFC (@juventusfcen) November 24, 2018
Prior to Ronaldo, Italian striker Pietro Anastasi had a record of 9 goals in his first Serie A season. He did this in 1968/69. Ronaldo is also nominated for Ballon d’Or and according to his manager Massimiliano Allegri, “I don’t know anything about the Ballon d’Or nominations, but for all Ronaldo has done he would deserve it.” (According to Goal.com)
Ronaldo: from Real Madrid to Juventus
On 10 July 2018, Ronaldo signed a four-year contract with Italian club Juventus after completing €100 million transfer. It was the highest ever paid by an Italian club. Ronaldo made his debut for Juventus in their opening Serie A match on 18 August against Chievo.
Did you know?
During his time in Real Madrid, Ronaldo broke many goal records. At the time he announced his departure, he had already all time leading scorer in La Liga with 312 goals. He was also the first player to score 100 goals for a single club in Champions League. He also helped Real Madrid to win three consecutive Champions League.
Video of Ronaldo’s historic goal:
Whats next for Juventus and Ronaldo?
Ronaldo will be looking for to break many records coming to his path and Juventus will be looking to top their group. Juventus will face Valencia next in their group stage match.
La Liga Winners
Real Madrid – 33 times
Barcelona – 25 times
Atlético Madrid – 10 times
Athletic Bilbao – 8 times
Valencia – 6 times
Real Sociedad – 2 times
Deportivo La Coruña – 1 time
Sevilla – 1 time
Real Betis – 1 times
(All records are till 26 November 2018)
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