Ronaldo nets 2 as Juventus wins at Parma 4-0 in Serie|Sports-Games
Morata included the 4th when he headed in Federico Bernardeschis cross.MORE ANGUISH Bottom club Crotones current run of positive results was halted at Sampdoria in a 3-1 loss.
Cristiano Ronaldo reacted to current criticism with two goals to assist Juventus win at Parma 4-0 in Serie A. Dejan Kulusevski scored Juve’s opener against his old club as the nine-time defending champion moved level with Inter Milan, a point behind leader Air Conditioner Milan.
Both Milan sides use Sunday, when the Rossoneri travels to Sassuolo and Inter hosts Spezia. Juventus has drawn half of its 12 Serie A matches. In the last stalemate midweek against Atalanta, Ronaldo had an uncommonly sub-par performance and a charge conserved.
” Ronaldo was mad for having actually missed out on the penalty, however we had a few days to think about it and he demonstrated how much he cares about scoring objectives, even better when during open play,” Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo said.” We weren’t happy with Wednesday’s outcome, but the efficiency was excellent. We needed to get back the points we lost against Atalanta and we did it in the very best way.” Kulusevski was given a start against his old club. The 20-year-old midfielder spent last season on loan at Parma, during which he finished a permanent transfer from Atalanta to Juventus.
Kulusevski was quickest to respond to a low cross from Alex Sandro from the left, knocking it into the far bottom corner in the 23rd minute. Juventus doubled its lead just 3 minutes later on when Álvaro Morata floated in a cross from the right and Ronaldo leapt up high to head it in.
Ronaldo had his 2nd three minutes into the 2nd half with an angled drive past Luigi Sepe after being chosen by Aaron Ramsey. Morata included the 4th when he headed in Federico Bernardeschi’s cross.
MORE MISERY Bottom club Crotone’s recent run of favorable outcomes was halted at Sampdoria in a 3-1 loss. Crotone got four of its 6 points from its previous two matches, however goals from Mikkel Damsgaard and Jakub Jankto provided Sampdoria a 2-0 start.
Simy pulled one back for Crotone from the penalty spot on the stroke of halftime however replacement Fabio Quagliarella brought back Samp’s two-goal advantage in the 2nd half, 5 minutes after coming off the bench. Crotone slipped 5 points from security after Fiorentina drew against Hellas Verona 1-1. Both teams netted charges early in the very first half.