Juventus boss, Andrea Pirlo, has defended his star participant, Cristiano Ronaldo, after the 36-year-outdated threw his jersey away following their Serie A 3-1 win in opposition to Genoa on Sunday.
Ronaldo was giving his Jersey to a ball boy when he threw it away on the end of Juventus’ victory over Genoa on the Allianz sooner than he walked down the tunnel to the dressing room.
It appeared that the Portugal captain had acted out of anger after failing to realize in opposition to Genoa at home.
Targets from Dejan Kulusevski, Alvaro Morata and Weston McKennie gave the Bianconeri all three elements in opposition to the company, nonetheless Ronaldo grabbed the media’s consideration alongside together with his response after the highest of the encounter.
Recall that Ronaldo had made headlines when he threw his captain’s armband to the underside and walked down the tunnel after seeing a objective disallowed all through Portugal’s 2-2 attract opposition to Serbia in World Cup qualifying remaining month.
Requested about Ronaldo’s apparent anger, Pirlo defended the forward by saying that it was common as a results of the earlier Precise Madrid and Manchester United star wished to realize a objective for Juve.
“It’s common he wished to realize a objective, significantly seeing that the match had turned out in a positive method,” Pirlo instructed Sky Sport.
“It is part of the angle of champions who always want to go away their mark.”
Within the meantime, no matter not getting his title on the scoresheet, Ronaldo put in a strong present for Juventus.
Juventus’ subsequent recreation is in opposition to Atalanta on Sunday, April 18.