- Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the greatest by Fabio Paratici
- The Juventus director stated that they are happy to have him in their squad
- Ronaldo has won five Ballon d'Or awards before joining the Old Lady
Cristiano Ronaldo has been named as the greatest footballer of all time by Juventus director Fabio Paratici who praised the Portugal international for his game so far for the Old Lady.
The former Manchester United man joined Juventus last season from Spanish giants Real Madrid and he made sure he helped the club win Serie A title.
Although, one of the reasons Juventus signed Cristiano Ronaldo is to help them in the Champions League where they have failed in the past years.
“Cristiano Ronaldo is the best player of all time, so having him in our squad is an advantage as well as an honour,''. Paratici explained
Juventus have dominated the Italian Serie A for the past seven years even though they are getting serious competition this season from Inter Milan.
Inter Milan gaffer Antonio Conte was appointed with the mandate of him winning the Serie A title and he made sure that he has good players who can fight for the side.
The likes of Romelu Lukaku, Victor Moses and Alexis Sanchez have been superb for Inter Milan this season in all competitions.
Last term when Cristiano Ronaldo joined Juventus from Real Madrid, he steered the side to the Champions League quarterfinal before they lost against Dutch side Ajax.
There were reports after that defeat that Cristiano Ronaldo could be leaving Turin, but he stay put and they are now in for another fight in the Champions League.
Juventus have suffered a 1-0 defeat against Lyon in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 encounter, and they must raise their game in the second leg.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how former Ajax and AC Milan striker Marco van Basten picked Barcelona man Lionel Messi as the best player on earth ahead of his biggest rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
In fact, the 55-year-old Dutchman stated clearly that those who are rating Cristiano Ronaldo above Lionel Messi know nothing about the game of football.
Lionel Messi and Ronaldo have both been involved in serious rivalry for the past ten years in which these two players have shared 11 Ballon d'Or awards between themselves.
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