Cristiano Ronaldo snatches Serie A scoring record
Cristiano Ronaldo was on the scoresheet within two minutes of the start of the Juventus v Sampdoria game in Turin on Saturday afternoon.
The Portuguese striker lifted the bunch together on the left-hand corner of the container, controlled and let go it crosswise over Audero and into the far corner.
Ronaldo hits 13 goals in Serie A
That’s Ronaldo’s 13th goal in Serie A this season, and puts him level best of the scoring diagrams in the opposition nearby Krzysztof Piatek of Genoa.
It also means Ronaldo claims the record as the Portuguese player with most goals in a Serie A season, beating Rui Barrios’ 12 goals for Juventus in the 1988-89 season.
Ronaldo later converted a penalty for a Ferrari handball for his 14th goal of the Serie A crusade, making it 2-1 to Juventus at that organize.
The 2-1 prevail upon Sampdoria saw Juventus set a new Serie A points record for the first half of the season.
Ronaldo praises the VAR
Ronaldo spoke after the game and expressed his support for the VAR after Sampdoria were denied a late equalizer with Saponara being ruled offside in the build-up to his superb strike.