Cristiano Ronaldo has shown his class once again in a Serie A showdown against Udinese on Sunday. The Portuguese scored twice to handed Juventus a 2-1 victory at the Dacia Arena, hours after the Old Lady’s got dethroned by Inter Milan.
Cristiano’s brace was enough for the Turin giant to turn the game on its head following The Friulians early lead into the game.
The Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan puts Juve’s nine-year streak of domestic dominance by winning their 19th ‘Scudetto’ after nearest rivals Atalanta drew 1-1 at Sassuolo to leave the ‘Nerazzurri’ 13 points clear with four games remaining.
Christian Ronaldo’s show moves Juventus up to third on the league standings to keep their Champions League spot hope alive, but are equal on 69 points with second-placed Atalanta, while AC Milan occupied the fourth.
Napoli is two points behind in fifth after a 1-1 draw against Cagliari while Lazio are still in the running, five points off a top-four finish with a game in hand after an exciting 4-3 win over Genoa.
The brace scored by the 5-time Ballon d’Or winner brings his Serie A-leading tally to 27 goals, six more than Inter’s Romelu Lukaku.