Cristiano Ronaldo has insisted that successful the Suppercoppa Italiana is only the start of Juventus’ targets this marketing campaign, after the Portuguese famous person earned his first title with the Bianconeri since his £105m transfer to the Turin outfit in the summertime.
The ahead netted the winner in his facet’s encounter towards Milan, heading house within the 61st minute to clinch Juve’s eighth Suppercoppa Italiana title general for the facet, and his first piece of silverware at his new membership, who sit 9 factors clear on the prime of Serie A.
Talking after the victory, Ronaldo expressed his pleasure at reaching his first title with La Vecchia Signora and talked about that the membership should stay targeted to be able to accomplish their aim of successful the Scudetto.
As quoted by Football Italia, Ronaldo instructed Rai Sport: “I’m glad, it was my intention to start out 2019 with a trophy, I’ve my first title with Juve and I’m very glad!
“It is just the beginning, we take it one step at a time. We’ve acquired this Cup, now we should maintain working onerous to attain the following trophy.
“Serie A is all the time Juve’s precept goal, we’re prime of the desk, however it’s a really lengthy match and it’s going to be powerful, so we have to maintain working.”
The encounter befell greater than 3,000 miles away from Italy, in King Abdullah Sports activities Metropolis in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, however regardless of the warmth either side competed nicely in what was a really open recreation from begin to end.
Patrick Cutrone hit the bar for the Rossoneri previous to Ronaldo heading house the one aim of the sport, earlier than Franck Kessié was despatched off for a excessive problem on substitute Emre Can.
Ronaldo believed that the facet did nicely contemplating the troublesome situations, and was delighted to have gotten on the score-sheet and made the distinction.
“It was a really troublesome match, it’s very heat and onerous to play in these situations,” he added, “We performed nicely, created quite a lot of possibilities and clearly I’m glad to have scored the successful aim.”
The aim was the Portuguese’s 16th of the season in all competitions and he talked about it was a sworn statement to his supporters worldwide.
“I dedicate the aim to the workforce, my household, mates and everybody world wide who loves Juve and loves Cristiano.”