Cristiano Ronaldo’s first season at Juventus has been a success.
The Portuguese superstar, who joined last summer from Real Madrid, has scored 24 goals in all competitions, his most important three coming in Juventus’ win against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Juventus signed Ronaldo with the purpose of him guiding them to success in the European competition and that dream is still alive thanks to the 34-year-old’s stunning performance in their last-16 return leg.
Only Fabio Quagliarella has scored more goals than Ronaldo in Serie A and he’s set to land his first title in Italy - Max Allegri’s side currently hold a healthy 15-point lead over second-placed Napoli.
It’s been £99.2 million well spent.
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While Juventus have thrived, Real Madrid have suffered without the five-time Ballon d’Or winner.
Los Blancos are third in La Liga and have turned to Zinedine Zidane once again after sacking Julen Lopetegui and Santiago Solari.
Ronaldo: Don't you have a Juventus shirt?
There will be no Champions League glory either after Real were knocked out by Ajax.
But none of that is a concern to Ronaldo right now. His only focus is on Juventus.
And he showed where his loyalties lie when asked to sign a Real Madrid shirt.
After signing the shirt, Ronaldo joked: “Don’t you have a Juventus one?”
That’s bound to go down well with Juventus supporters.
The 34-year-old has escaped a ban following his celebration in Juventus’ 3-0 victory against Atletico Madrid.
There were suggestions that UEFA would ban Ronaldo for copying Diego Simeone’s gesture in the first leg, when the Atletico Madrid boss grabbed his crotch.
But Ronaldo, who made the same gesture after completing his hat-trick, only received a £17,700 fine and will be available to play against Ajax in the quarter-final.
Ronaldo now gets the chance to show his former club how it's done by knocking Ajax out.