Serie A: Ronaldo's brace helps Juventus beat Crotone 3-0

Parth Dhall
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Serie A: Ronaldo
Serie A: Ronaldo

23 Feb 2021: Serie A: Ronaldo's brace helps Juventus beat Crotone 3-0

Cristiano Ronaldo scored an emphatic brace as Juventus claimed a 3-0 win over bottom side Crotone in Serie A on Monday.

The victory at home took the reigning champions to the third spot on the points table.

Juventus are now eight points behind leaders Inter Milan after clinching their first victory in four matches.

Here are the records broken.

Records: Ronaldo shines, Juve play 250th game at Allianz Stadium

As per Opta, Crotone are the 78th different side against whom Ronaldo has scored in the top five Europe leagues.

Only Zlatan Ibrahimovic (79) has scored against more sides since 2000.

Notably, Ronaldo has netted against each of the teams currently in the Serie A.

Meanwhile, Juventus played their 250th match at the Allianz Stadium, considering all competitions.

Fact: Weston McKennie attains a special feat

Mid-fielder Weston McKennie added the finishing touch against Crotone after Ronaldo fired a brace. The former is now the best American scorer in Serie A history with four goals. With this, he has overtaken Michael Bradley in terms of goals (3).