Ronaldo Ends Free Kicks Success Draught
Cristiano Ronaldo has finally hit the back of the net from a free- kick spot for Juventus to end his over 40 attempts without a success.
The Juventus player who has been under criticism for poor free kick conversation rate put an impressive performance during Juventus 4-1 win against Torino by setting up Juan Cuadrado goal after Paulo Dybala had put the Old Lady in front in the derby match and later scored from the spot.
His first since arriving the club from Real Madrid in 2018.
Ronaldo with the goal became the first player to score 25 Serie A goals in a season for the club since 1961 .
The 4 – 1 derby win over Torino was also notable for Gianluigi Buffon ’ s record- breaking 648 th Serie A appearance .
Ronaldo has now scored 46 free- kick goals at club level , with 32 for Real Madrid and 13 for Manchester United .