Cristiano Ronaldo will not play for the first time since 2010 in the Champions League semi-finals after being surprised outside Juventus in the quarter-finals against Ajax. The Dutch again rejoiced with exceptionally beautiful football performance and made a surprise in Turin, where they celebrated 2: 1. It should not be forgotten that Ajax also eliminated three consecutive champions and defenders of the title, football players of Real Madrid.
Ajax was in the semifinals of the Champions League. The best European match was ranked 9 times in the history of the club, but for the first time since the 1996/97 season.
Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo always played in the Champions League semifinal between 2011 and 2018. In 2010, he remained without a semifinal after losing Real with Lyon, but this time Juventus was eliminated in the quarterfinals against Ajax. This became the first team out of the five most powerful European leagues that entered the Champions League semi-finals after 2004/05 when their compatriots, PSV Eindhoven and their compatriots appeared there.
After the match he is the coach of Juventus Massimiliano Allegri Ronaldo, who came from Real Madrid to Juventus for an incredible 117m euros, denied that his team expected the Portuguese to save the match. "Ronaldo has given us a lot of time during the whole season, but in the quarterfinals of the Champions League you need every player" after a painful defeat, explained Alegre. Ronaldo scored both matches (both in Amsterdam and in Torino), but his goals were too short. "I have always said that in order to win the Champions League, we have to qualify in qualifying colors in good shape with good physical fitness" Allegri pointed out that at the Juventus camp there were many problems with the formation of the team. "We have been in some sort of emergency exit for some time. We missed four or five players this time" the reasons for the worst form were recently tried by Alegre.
Alegre remains coach of Juventus in the future
Old Allegri's coach has confirmed he will remain Juventus coach next season, regardless of the (pre) early break in the Champions League elite. "A few days ago, I met with the president (Andrea Agnelli, O.P.) and told him that I would stay in Juventus. We will sit down with the leading men and think about the future" refused to move to other European clubs. Later in a conversation with the press, Agnelli confirmed that Alegre will continue to work on the Old Lady's bench. For the first time in the history of the club in European competitions, Juventus lost two domestic matches in one season (Manchester United and Ajax).