Cristiano Ronaldo makes history as Juventus thrash Torino 4-1 on Saturday evening. The Portuguese superstar scored a superb free-kick at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. Paulo Dybala, Juan Cuadrado & Own goal by Koffi Djidji saw off Torino.
Italian forward Andrea Belloti netted a consolation goal for Torino but couldn’t stop Mauricio Sarri’s impressive run of form this season. Juventus are yet to lose a game after the restart with consecutive wins over Genoa, Bologna & Lecce.
Cristiano Ronaldo made history as the first player to score more than 25 goals in a season in the Serie A, La Liga & English Premier League.
The 35-year-old in a tweet reacted after the match against Torino as a “big win” for the old ladies as they continue their pursuit of another Serie A title.
The FIFA ballon D’Or or winner finally scored a free-kick after 43 attempts since joining Juventus.
Juventus are on top of the Serie A log with 75 points in 30 games. They are now 7 points clear off second place Lazio who suffered defeat at home to Ac Milan. Maurizio Sarri’s men will face the Milan giants at the San Siro next Tuesday.
Both teams met at the restart of the Italian football season in June. Juventus beat them to advance to the finals of the Coppa Italia where they lost to Napoli.
Manchester United forward, Mason Greenwood has overtaken the record set by Cristiano Ronaldo at the club. The young attacker scored twice in Manchester United’s 5-2 victory over Bournemouth at Old Trafford Saturday afternoon.
The England young player has now bagged 15 goals in his first season so far for the club. However, The 18-year-old surpassed Ronaldo’s record of six goals in 2003/2004 season. Greenwood is also on the verge of breaking Wayne Rooney’s record with a two-goal tally left.
The 18-year-old was showered with a great encomium by his teammates for his brilliant display in his side’s victory over Bournemouth.
Mason Greenwood got the equalizing goal in the 29th minute with a superb pass from Bruno Fernandes who has also been excellent since joining the club.
Greenwood also scored in the 54th minute to make it 4-2 before he was replaced by Daniel James. Manchester United will continue their quest for a champions league spot when they face Aston Villa away on Thursday.