STATS DONT LIE
With 8 hattricks now (Level with Messi as the joint highest) and a massive 124 goals to improve on his all time leading scorer records Cristiano Ronaldo proved once again on a warm night in Turin that when it comes to Champions League one is free to tag him as the Greatest Of All Times.
ATLETICO IS RONALDO’S WIFE
Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed a hat-trick against Atletico Madrid (INCREDIBLE tally against Atletico 25 goals in 33 matches in all competitions) as the Italians overturned a two-goal first-leg deficit to win 3-0 and reach the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.
Ororo as he is fondly called by His numerous Nigerian fans made the breakthrough goal that Juventus really needed to kickstart their redemption story in the 27th minute. After a hard fought first half which ended one goal in favour of Juventus but Atletico led 2-1 on aggregate,. It only took Juventus through another Cristiano superb headed goal to level the aggregate score (note the human eye won’t have given the goal in the absence of goal line technology). Substitute Correa had a blood rush to his head when he pushed Bernardeschi in the vital area, the referee didn’t hesistate to point to the spot. Ronaldo cooly converted the spot kick to the delight of the Juve supporters and sealed Juventus passage to the quarter finals.