'When Ronaldo smells blood, he's extraordinary' - Sarri lauds record-breaking Juventus superstar

'When Ronaldo smells blood, he's extraordinary' - Sarri lauds record-breaking Juventus superstar

'When Ronaldo smells blood, he's extraordinary' - Sarri lauds record-breaking Juventus superstar

In addition, Ronaldo's brace saw him become only the third player in Juventus' history to score 30 or more goals in a single Serie A campaign, joining club legends Felice Borel and John Hansen on the exclusive list.

Victory took table-toppers Juventus to 80 points, eight clear of Inter Milan. with four games each to play.

Ronaldo, who has scored 30 Serie A goals in 30 appearances to top the charts alongside Immobile, added: "We knew it was a very hard game against a team having a great season, but we knew this was a big opportunity to win, we were at home".

"We are missing four points, only after we have achieved them will we then be able to think about the goal achieved", said Sarri.

"Records are always important, but what matters is the team".

"There are four games to go, we can not get this wrong, and know Serie A is tough".

Lazio challenged Juventus for a long time this season, and were only point behind the Bianconeri before the suspension of Serie A. However, with a poor run after the restart, the Biancocelesti slipped to fourth place.

Both sides had efforts hit the post in the first half; a headed volley from Juve's Alex Sandro, and a long-range effort from Immobile.

Lazio's Italian forward Ciro Immobile (R) celebrates with Lazio's Serbian midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (L) after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus and Lazio, on July 20, 2020 at the Allianz stadium, in Turin, northern Italy. For United, he netted 118 goals in 292 games, while for Real, Ronaldo scored 450 goals in 438 games. Paulo Dybala robbing Luiz Felipe in midfield, sprinting through an empty Lazio half and feeding Ronaldo for a tap-in.

Cristiano Ronaldo may be 35 years old but the Portuguese superstar continues to live up to the idea that age is just a number.

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