The Portuguese arrived in Turin in mid-2018 and has since won two Serie A titles and two national Super Cups, but never made it past the Champions League quarter-finals.
Juventus is going through a difficult stage in the season. Removed from the Champions League, occupies the 4th. position of the Italian league and is threatened even of not qualifying for the next edition of the biggest European tournament. To make matters worse, Cristiano Ronaldo is increasingly ‘isolated’ from the squad, at least that’s what the newspaper reported on Friday Gazzetta dello Sport.
“Nervous, short-tempered and far from his peers, Ronaldo lives almost apart at home,” says the Italian tabloid. “On the field, he is not the usual Ronaldo in terms of performance and attitude. Off the field, then, he seems more distant from Juventus, as a club and as a person. Away from his teammates, he becomes more and more isolated.” write the post.
The Portuguese arrived in Turin in mid-2018. Since then, he has won two Italian titles and two national supercups, but never made it past the quarter-finals of the Champions League. The current season is undoubtedly the most troublesome of all.
“In recent times, after the elimination in the Champions League, the trend has intensified and the Portuguese is living almost ‘separately’ at home”, the diary continues.
The phase of the Juventus on the field it contributes to the situation of the footballer, who spends little time at the club with his teammates.
“Ronaldo has already given his agent Jorge Mendes permission to explore alternatives for his future. An exit can be considered probable in case of not qualifying for the Champions League, but it is also possible to even reach the top four”explains the post.
Also according to Journal, a Cristiano Ronaldo he would like to return to Real Madrid, but this is an opportunity that has not yet appeared. The closest solution at the moment is Manchester United, where it has the track record and approval of Solskjaer.
The next appointment of the Juventus It is this Sunday when I visit Udinese for the Italian championship. With 5 rounds to play, Juve has 66 points and is 13 behind the leader Internazionale. The real fight is with AC Milan and Napoli, who also add 66 goals and fight for the last places for the Champions League.