With merely 30 seconds final in Juventus’ Champions League knockout tie towards Porto, Cristiano Ronaldo profusely appealed for a game-changing penalty, that was once in any case denied.
Matthijs de Ligt offered a pinpoint long-range go into the sector, with Ronaldo expertly controlling the ball at the correct side of the sector quicker than he crashed proper all the way down to the bottom whilst challenged by the use of Zaidu Sanusi.
Ronaldo gave the impression to have beat Sanusi with a phenomenal first-touch chop, on the other hand ended up falling for the reason that left-back’s leg were given right here in, there was once contact and VAR did take a look at the incident.
VAR ruled that this did not warrant a spot-kick, the photographs seemed to show that Ronaldo was once already on the means down when the contact was once made.
Ronaldo straight away threw his hands into the air when the issue first happened, on the other hand then got once more to his toes when the play continued.
After the full-time whistle blew, Ronaldo seemed furious as he screamed towards the referee, the best-ever great was once moreover spotted dropping to all fours along with his head in his arms.
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Ronaldo is fuming proper right here! ?
Overdue drama as Juventus are glad they should were awarded a last-minute penalty…
No foul is given and Porto win the main leg 2-1! ??? %.twitter.com/ehaWWw1nBR
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Ronaldo merely couldn’t get going for Juventus this night time, it was once an unflattering potency from the Turin outfit during and they’re lucky to go back transparent of the tie with an away goal to be totally honest.