Cristiano Ronaldo has been rested by Juventus for Saturday’s match towards Roma to guard the talisman forward of the Champions League marketing campaign.
Juventus named their squad forward of the ultimate recreation of their newest Serie A title-winning marketing campaign, with Ronaldo notably absent from a 24-player group.
Maurizio Sarri’s group are set to be introduced with the Scudetto trophy on the Allianz Stadium, however Ronaldo is not going to be required to play as Juventus give him a well-earned break.
They’ve a crunch European recreation towards Lyon developing on Friday, with Juventus needing to overturn a 1-Zero first-leg deficit to achieve the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Ronaldo has been ever-present for Juventus in Serie A because the return of Italian soccer from its coronavirus-enforced break in June, the 35-year-old taking his aim tally to 31 within the league to drive Juve in the direction of their ninth successive title.
His hopes of ending because the league’s high scorer are over, nonetheless, with Lazio’s prolific Ciro Motionless 4 targets away from the Portuguese famous person.
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Printed 01 Aug 2020, 18:20 IST