The Portuguese ace completed a hattrick and even assisted for Gonzalo Higuaín’s goal.
Cristiano Ronaldo was in full swing in 2020. The Portuguese star was decisive in the Juventus-Cagliari 4-0 win in matchday two on Matchday A. Ronaldo completed a hattrick He also assisted Gonzalo Higuaín in a match in Turin that had only goals in the second half.
After a balanced first half, behold Cristiano Ronaldo undid the scorer in the second half, riding a defensive error.
The Portuguese striker anticipated the scorer, dribbled the goalkeeper and opened the score (49 ‘) at Juventus Stadium.
Maurizzio Sarri’s team packed and CR7 … too. On 67 minutes, Ronaldo was called on to convert a penalty ‘won’ by Paulo Dybala and did not hesitate to beat Olsen again.
Juventus did not take their foot off the accelerator and on 81 minutes came the third goal. Ronaldo discovered Gonzalo Higuaín with a through ball and the Argentine striker extended his lead in Turin.
Just before the final whistle came Cristiano Ronaldo’s third goal (82 ‘) and Juventus’s fourth. Douglas Costa swapped Cagliari’s defensive laps and offered the Portuguese player the chance to sign his first Serie A hattrick.
With this result, Juventus have 45 points and remain top of Serie A, while forcing Inter to win as Milan face Napoli tonight.
For their part, Cagliari remains in sixth place with 29 points.