Juventus won against Genoa this Sunday, during the 30th day of Serie A (3-1). At the end of the meeting, Cristiano Ronaldo, who did not score, was seen throwing his shirt away. Some saw it as a gesture of nervousness. But the Portuguese striker is said to have actually offered his tunic to a bullet collector.
Juventus did the job. By winning against Genoa, this Sunday during the 30th day of Serie A (3-1), the Old Lady glued to AC Milan in the standings. The players of Andrea Pirlo, 3rd, are one point partners of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 2nd. 12 units from Inter, which is heading for its first title in eleven years.
To validate its 18th success of the season in the league, Juve could count on Dejan Kulusevski, Alvaro Morata and Weston McKennie. On the other hand, Cristiano Ronaldo did not shake the nets of the Allianz Stadium. And he seemed to get annoyed. To the point of triggering a small controversy at the final whistle.
32 goals in 37 games this season
Images showed the five-time Ballon d’Or removing his jersey, before throwing it away. Some supporters, shocked, saw it as a gesture of annoyance. And by the way, a lack of respect for the Turin club. But the explanation would be much less problematic. According to the Goal correspondent, CR7 simply threw his tunic at a ball collector, who had asked the star for it.
At 36, the Portuguese star has shown an impressive performance this season. In 37 appearances, Ronaldo has scored 32 goals and delivered 4 assists. All competitions combined. After the victory against Genoa, he also posted a mobilizing message on the networks, with several photos of the match: “Continue like this! Until the end”.