Cristiano Ronaldo blasted by Atletico Madrid chief after 5-finger jubilation

Cristiano Ronaldo blasted by Atletico Madrid chief after 5-finger jubilation

- Cristiano Ronaldo has been blasted by Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo after their Champions League tie

- The 33-year-old showed five fingers despite the Old Lady's 2-0 defeat to the Spanish League side earlier this week

- Cerezo says Ronaldo has only won three Champions League titles

Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has launched an attack on Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo after his gesture during the game.

Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin both scored a goal each to hand the hosts 2-0 win over their guests after the first leg of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 tie.

The Portuguese forward was however booed by the fans of the home team after showing five fingers in the game.

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According to Italian news outlet Calciomercato, Enrique Cerezo said that: "It was a great match, despite the result being a little tight.

"To his gesture, due to a moment of great tension, I understand and do not condemn him, I feel the need to say that Cholism is everything for Atletico Madrid.

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"Another small clarification is: Cristiano Ronaldo has not won five Champions Leagues at all, but only three, the remaining two against Atletico, he did not really win them."

Legit.ng earlier reported that Atletico Madrid are one leg through to the quarterfinal stage of this season's UEFA Champions League after beating Italian champions Juventus 2-0 at Estadio Wanda Metropolitanom on Wednesday.

The hosts needed two quick second half goals to ensure they coast to 2-0 victory in front of their home fans.

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Diego Simeone's men took the lead for the first time in the meeting through Jose Gimenez in the 78th minute.

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