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Juventus trashed Parma as Ronaldo became top forward of Serie A

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Cristiano celebrates a goal with his team

This Saturday, Juve handled Parma with ease and moved closer to the top of Serie A.

Match ended with a score 4:0 and granted the club of Andrea Pirlo 27 points after 13 tours. Their closest rivals for the lead in the main national championship are AC Milan and FC Internazionale. However, the Rossoneri will play their 13th round game on Sunday, as will Inter (27 points). Parma has just 12 points and remains in the second half of the table. 

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the second and third goals in the game, assisted by Alvaro Morata and Aaron Ramsey. 

It was the Portuguese’s 40th and 41st goals for the club in 38 games in 2020. 33 of those goals were scored in the Italian league.

Only four players before him had managed to score as many goals in one year: Felice Borel (41, Juventus, 1933), Gunnar Nordal (36, AC Milan, 1950), Omar Sivori (33, Juventus, 1961) and Istvan Niersza (32, Inter, 1951).

Cristiano Ronaldo was involved in 100 goals during his stay in Juventus:

Played102
Goals81
Assists19

The 35-year-old has scored 12 goals in nine appearances this Serie A season.

Ronaldo has moved into clear first place on the goalscorer list, surpassing AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Inter forward Romelu Lukaku, they converted 10 goals each this season.