On a day when Juve’s bitter rivals Inter clinched the Scudetto, the Bianconeri have been watching a disastrous defeat as they trailed to Nahuel Molina’s early aim.
Juventus created little all through the match however Ronaldo got here to the rescue within the closing phases.
We’ve got taken a have a look at Ronaldo’s efficiency.
📷 Ronaldo: Match Snapshot
⚽ ⏱️ 83′ Udinese midfielder Rodrigo De Paul inexplicably raised his hand to dam Ronaldo’s free-kick, leaving the referee no selection however to award a penalty. Cristiano stepped up and buried his spot-kick into the underside nook to equalise.
⚽ ⏱️ 89′ Ronaldo clinched all three factors for Juventus as he headed the ball previous Simone Scuffet on the back-post from Adrien Rabiot’s left-field cross. This sparked excited scenes on the Juventus bench as Ronaldo ran over to the touchline to have fun.
〽️ Ronaldo: Ranking Week-on-Week
Ronaldo got here into this match having failed to attain in three successive video games, which included a disappointing 6.2 FC Ranking final day out in opposition to Fiorentina.
This show was adequate to earn him a 7.8 FC Ranking, his greatest for the reason that 2-2 draw with Torino on April 3 when he scored and had an similar score.
Ronaldo: What Subsequent?
With 4 video games remaining, Atalanta, Juventus and AC Milan are all locked on 69 factors within the three closing Champions League positions. In the meantime, Napoli are two factors additional again in fifth place and Lazio will be a part of them on the identical factors ought to they win their recreation in hand.
A pivotal conflict will come subsequent weekend when Juventus host Milan in Turin.
In the meantime, Ronaldo is on observe to complete top-scorer in Serie A this season. His double at the moment takes him to 27 objectives for the season, six forward of the second highest scorer in Romelu Lukaku.