- Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of disrespecting Juventus teammates
- Former Juve star Pasquale Bruno says it is bad enough that the 35-year-old does not speak Italian
- Ronaldo announced his return from coronavirus with a brace over Spezia over the weekend
Former Juventus defender Pasquale Bruno has accused Cristiano Ronaldo of disrespecting his teammate by simply refusing to learn how to speak Italian.
The 35-year-old forward joined the Old Lady in the summer of 2018 after ending his nine-year reign with Real Madrid.
He became an instant hit for the Bianconeri after helping them win back-to-back Serie A titles in his first two seasons.
However, their campaign in the Champions League has not been as impressive as they would have wanted, having crashed out of the competition in the round of 16 last season.
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With less than two years left in his current deal with the Turin based club, the Portuguese still doesn't speak the Italian language.
And Bruno claims the five-time Ballon d'Or winner is ignorant and disrespectful to his teammates as reported by Kickoff.com.
The 58-year-old told Italian television presenter Piero Chiambretti during a live broadcast on the Tiki Taka show, per FanPage:
"Cristiano Ronaldo is ignorant. He has been in Italy for two years and still hasn't learned to speak our language. He uses Spanish to express himself. He has no respect for his teammates or for the Italians."
Bruno spent three years at the Allianz Stadium making 100 appearances and won the UEFA Cup and Coppa Italia in the 1989/90 campaign before switching to Torino in 1990.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo announced his return with a brace in Juventus' 4-1 triumph over Spezia in the Serie A over the weekend.
The 35-year-old came on for Paulo Dybala in the 56th minute and barely three minutes later, he registered his name on the scores sheet.
He completed his double from the penalty spot in the 76th minute as he continued to excite his fans across the globe.
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