Former Italy worldwide, Antonio Cassano, has slammed Juventus ahead, Cristiano Ronaldo, forward of the Bianconer’s Serie A conflict with Crotone on Monday.
Cassano mentioned Ronaldo is a ‘egocentric’ participant that doesn’t give a rattling about his teammates scoring targets.
In accordance with him, Ronaldo would battle to adapt to Juventus supervisor, Andrea Pirlo’s philosophy at Allianz as a result of he’s too targeted on himself to assist the group.
Ronaldo equipped two key passes and solely had one shot on course as FC Porto defeated Juventus 2-1 within the Champions League final 16 first-leg tie on Wednesday night time in Portugal.
The 36-year-old joined Juventus from Actual Madrid in 2018 for €112million after profitable 5 Champions League trophies.
“I’ve at all times mentioned, although he [Cristiano Ronaldo] is a phenomenon and has scored a billion targets, that with Andrea Pirlo’s thought of soccer, he may run into difficulties,” Cassano instructed Christian Vieri’s Twitch channel BoboTV.
“He scores a aim per sport, it’s true, however he struggles with Andrea’s thought.
“He has at all times been a bit egocentric, he doesn’t give a rattling about others scoring targets. He’s the type of participant that lives to attain, not for the sport, for the good match.
“He lives to attain, and at this second, the scenario is getting worse. The years move for everybody, and he’s having difficulties.
“The paradox is that Juventus have purchased a participant who has received 5 Champions Leagues however has so many difficulties within the Champions League.
“It is because, since Sarri, Juventus are attempting to point out a method that’s completely different from its historical past. It’s clear that Pirlo should be judged in 4 or 5 years, however Juventus need every part instantly.”
Ronaldo has scored 88 targets and offered 19 assists in 116 video games in all competitions for Juventus, and solely Juan Cuadrado (21) is the one Juve participant to have registered extra assists for the Previous Girl for the reason that Portuguese’s arrival.