Stepan PAK, “FACTS”
Juventus lost in the final of the national Cup Napoli, has taken another step towards winning the championship title in the Italian Serie A. the match of the 30th round, the Bianconeri defeated in his field “Torino” — 4:1.
Note that one of the goals with a direct free kick at the 61st minute, scored by Cristiano Ronaldo. All anything, but before five-time winner of the “Golden ball” was a 42 (!) unsuccessful attempts in all competitions to score from a free kick. All in all 26 games this season, the Portuguese has scored 25 goals (he was the first since the season 1960/1961 player of Juventus, who conquered this mark in Serie A!) and gave five assists.
By the way, a 42-year-old goalkeeper of Juventus Gianluigi Buffon, recently extend the contract with the club, has established a historic achievement. Playing in his 648-th match in Serie A (Buffon also played in Italy with “Parma”), a legendary goalkeeper broke the record of former football player of “Milan” Paolo Maldini (647) by the number of matches in the Italian League.
“648 is not a number, but a whole life. Life with two gloves. Life between the two poles. Life with many trials. The most beautiful goal is still ahead. 648 times thank you,” wrote after the game, Gianluigi Buffon Twitter.
The legendary goalkeeper of Juventus Gianluigi Buffon took to a historic match in a t-shirt with a special inscription on the left sleeve
Note that the “Juventus” for eight rounds before the finish the gap had grown from Lazio, losing at home to Milan (0:3), to seven points.
Earlier, the “FACTS” reported that “Barcelona” and “Juventus” have exchanged players in a total amount of 130 million euros.
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