Juventus ahead, Cristiano Ronaldo, has stated that persistence, confidence, work ethic and keenness are the 4 secrets and techniques that permit him to maintain taking part in soccer.
The 36-year-old stated this on Friday after being named the Serie A participant of the yr (2020) for the second successive time.
Ronaldo had gained the prize in 2019 after his debut season at Juventus. The 2020 awards didn’t happen final yr due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Portugal captain scored 31 objectives in 33 league video games final season and helped Juventus to a record-extending ninth successive Serie A title.
Talking after receiving the award on Friday in Italy, Ronaldo stated: “In the beginning, it was arduous to play in empty stadiums, however the purpose was to win, and we did it.
“We missed the Champions League, however that’s how soccer is.
“I’m completely happy and fortunate. Persistence, confidence, work ethic, ardour — these are all of the secrets and techniques that permit me to maintain taking part in.
“I really feel motivated, and it’s important to be yearly, in any other case you gained’t handle to win at 34, 35, 36 or 40 years previous.”
Ronaldo added, “Because of the gamers who voted for me, I really feel very fortunate.”
Ronaldo was additionally named within the Serie A staff of 2020, which was made up of: Gianluigi, Donnarumma, Robin Gosens, Stefan de Vrij, Lenardo Bonucci, Theo Hernández, Luis Alberto, Nicolo Barella, Papu Gómez, Paulo Dybala, Ciro Motionless and Ronaldo.