Cristiano Ronaldo: Luka Toni claims the Portuguese can't dribble against Napoli

Cristiano Ronaldo: Luka Toni claims the Portuguese can't dribble against Napoli

- Cristiano Ronaldo has been slammed by Luka Toni for his performance against Napoli

- The Portugal international failed to impress in Juventus' defeat in Coppa Italia final

- Luka Toni stated that Ronaldo even failed to dribble a man in the tie

Former Italian striker Luka Toni had joined bandwagon of people attacking Cristiano Ronaldo for his inability to save Juventus on Wednesday night, June 17, against Napoli in the Coppa Italia.

Cristiano Ronaldo failed to find the back of the net for the second game in a week for Juventus as the full 90 minutes ended goalless between Juventus and Napoli before they went to extra time.

Countless number of football fans felt Cristiano Ronaldo should have proven himself as one of the best in the world by scoring against Napoli in the final.

The former Real Madrid star did not also take part in the penalties that gave Gattuso and his men the Coppa Italia title.

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Coppa Italia victory over Juventus was Gennaro Gattuso's first ever career title as a manager and the former AC Milan star was in cloud nine afterwards.

Toni claimed that he was baffled to see Cristiano Ronaldo finding it difficult to dribble pass his opponent in the Coppa Italia final.

"It's a defeat that also bears the signature of Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese is in difficulty physically and he can't even dribble a man,'' he told Rai Uno after the game.

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Luka Toni claims the Portuguese can't dribble against Napoli
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Cristiano Ronaldo will now hope he wins the Serie A title for the second time this season with Juventus when the term comes to an end.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Jose Enrique named Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo as the toughest opponent he faced during his time playing in the Premier League for Liverpool.

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During the time that Jose Enrique was playing for Liverpool as a left back, Cristiano Ronaldo was in his best form for Manchester United having joined the Red Devils from Sporting Lisbon.

It was not only while playing for Liverpool that Jose Enrique faced Cristiano Ronaldo in the Premier League as he also came up against the Portuguese while at Newcastle United.

The 34-year-old while speaking with Tribuna on his experience in the Premier League named Cristiano Ronaldo as the one who gave him much problem in English topflight.

Cristiano Ronaldo has won five Ballon d'Or in his career while Lionel Messi who is the current holder has won six so far.

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