Cristiano Ronaldo is a well known and skillful football player. Real Madrid fans were shocked when Ronaldo decided to move to Juventus. After that, many fans compare his performance when he was in Real Madrid and Juventus. Let’s take a look at his spectacular performance in Champions League after playing for Juventus.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Journey with Juventus
Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the most expensive player of all time in the world after his decision to join Juventus. At that time, he signed a £99.2 million contract. One of the goals is that Ronaldo must bring Juventus to be the winner of the Champions League. Comparing his performance, Ronaldo had scored 10 goals in Champions League when he was at Real Madrid. On the other hand, it seems that he has to struggle and give extra effort while playing with the Turin club in Champions League.
Incredible Performance in Champions League
Due to his mission to bring Juventus to win Champions League, Cristiano Ronaldo gives his incredible performance. One of the biggest surprises was the match with Atletico Madrid. At the first leg, Juventus was defeated 2-0 by Atletico Madrid. It is a critical condition for Juventus and Ronaldo. Ronaldo has to prove that he can accomplish the mission. The incredible result happened in the second leg. Juventus won 3-0 against Atletico Madrid and the spectacular thing was that Ronaldo scored a hat-trick! It was stated that Ronaldo told his friends and family that he would score a hat-trick. With this spectacular result and performance, Juventus go to the quarter-final of the Champions League and Cristiano Ronaldo becomes a phenomenal football player in Juventus.
Comments from His Rivals
Ronaldo’s biggest rival, Lionel Messi also gave his outstanding performance when FC Barcelona won the match against Olympique Lyon. At that match, Messi scored two goals from 5 goals and it brings FC Barcelona won 5-1 against Olympique Lyon. As the biggest rival, Lionel Messi gives his comment on Cristiano Ronaldo’s performance against Atletico Madrid. Messi said that what Cristiano Ronaldo did was impressive. He also said that Ronaldo had a magical night with his three spectacular goals. It seems football fans hope that FC Barcelona can meet Juventus and it will be the greatest match in Champions League. After the latest result, it means also go to the quarter-final along with Juventus, Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur, Ajax Amsterdam, and Porto.
There is also a comment from Diego Simeone as the coach of Atletico Madrid about Ronaldo’s performance. Most football fans said that Cristiano Ronaldo seemingly mocking Diego Simeone through his gesture. In this case, Diego Simeone was not offended by that news. Simeone only said that he was sure that Ronaldo made the gesture with the same intention just like he did before. Moreover, he pleased Ronaldo as the best player in the world and it is a normal gesture. In addition, he also pleased Juventus by saying that Juventus were better and they deserved to win the game and his team didn’t give enough effort in the match. Simeone pointed himself as the cause why Atletico Madrid lost in the match by saying that he made many mistakes. Simeone closed his comment by saying that Juventus deserved to go through the quarter-final.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Attitude after the First Leg Against Atletico Madrid
The first leg against Atletico Madrid was a disaster for Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo. Even, Ronaldo seems depressed with the performance of the team. He wanted Juventus to attack more. Too bad, Juventus lost the match. The interesting fact was his attitude after the first leg. Instead of sad and desperate with the previous result, Ronaldo shows his confidence. He said to his close friends and family that Juventus would made progress. Even, Ronaldo said confidently that he would make a hat-trick in the second leg. He proved his statement by making a hat-trick for Juventus. Due to his attitude, many friends and rivals said that Cristiano Ronaldo has Champions League mentality.
The best comment from Cristiano Ronaldo which will be remembered by football fans around the world was when he said that the reason why Juventus signed him is to help the team. Ronaldo also said that he had a magical evening. In addition, he stated that Atletico Madrid is not an easy opponent but he has proven that Juventus deserves to go to the next round. When the media asked him about the final Ronaldo answered it short by saying that it is too early to talk about the final match. He just wants to play well and think about the game step by step. Indeed, all football fans hope that Cristiano Ronaldo meets his greatest rival Lionel Messi in the Champions League final match. Despite the issue that he mocked Simeone in his celebration gesture, Cristiano Ronaldo has a winner mentality. He shows that he deserves to be the best football player in the world. Ronaldo proves that he gives his best effort anywhere he plays.