Updated on 07/05/2020 at 08:50
Cristiano Ronaldo He has always been demanding of himself. The striker aims to improve game after game and has demonstrated this many times throughout his career. However, the Portuguese still had some pending accounts, such as writing down a free kick goal with Juventus.
Last Saturday, ‘CR7’ scored from a stopped ball in the 4-1 victory against Torino. But, beyond reaching the 25 points in the current season of Serie A, the star of the ‘bianconeros’ took a great weight off himself.
After the engagement, Maurizio Sarri confessed that Cristiano Ronaldo He was greatly relieved to get that entry. The ‘Juve’ coach previously admitted that he was unaware that the attacker felt a lot of pressure to convert from a free kick.
« I did not imagine that he was concerned about fouls, but at the end of the game he said relieved: » Finally, « said the Italian strategist about former Real Madrid.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s streak
Since arriving in Turin, the striker had never celebrated a goal via that route until Saturday. The player tried 43 times to score that way.
Yes, Cristiano Ronaldo He has a total of 55 direct free kick goals: 32 with Real Madrid, 14 with Manchester United, eight with the national team and one with the ‘Vecchia Signora’.
The word of Cristiano Ronaldo
The striker spoke with Sky Sports at the end of the game with Torino. The Portuguese admitted that “he needed to score a foul goal now to gain confidence again. It has finally arrived, and from now on I will have more confidence, « he revealed.