- Cristiano Ronaldo had a sensational season helping Juventus to the Serie A title
- The Portuguese sensation has been voted the Juventus’ player for the month of July
- He won the award hours after rival Lionel Messi was named the European Player of the Season
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Cristiano Ronaldo has emerged the Juventus’ player of the month of July, 2020 for his performance which helped the Old Lady to finally clinch the Serie A title in style.
The 35-year-old found the back of the net twice to help the Old Lady have a hand on the Serie A trophy following a 2-1 victory over rivals Lazio.
He continues to shatter records upon records as he has now reached the 50-goal mark for Juventus in just 61 Serie A games.
As a result, statistics have now shown that the Portuguese striker has reached a half-century of goals faster than any other player and now remains the only player to have scored 50 goals in Italy, Spain and England.
The Portuguese goal poacher also scored 10 goals in 10 matches for the Old Lady since the return of the Serie A after the lockdown.
With his second Serie A title in the bag, the 35-year-old has now won an astonishing 30 trophies during his football career.
Ronaldo has won 7 league titles in his career and in those 7 title wins he has been the teams’ top goal scorer.
Juventus took to their official Twitter handle to celebrate the striker in style after he was voted the club’s player of the month of July.
“You voted for him, game after game. The MVP for the Month of July,” the club tweeted.
And this is coming barely 24 hours YEN.com.gh reported that Lionel Messi emerged the European Player of the season for the ninth time in 11 seasons as statistics website WhoScored ranked the Barcelona star above other players.
Although the Catalan giants struggled during the just concluded league season, that does not stop Messi who scored goals for fun and also going on to make record assist.
According to WhoScored, Messi edged other player with an overall rating for 2019/20 of 8.71, putting him comfortably ahead of Kylian Mbappe (8.14) in second place.
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