By scoring from the penalty spot in Juventus' 3-0 win against Fiorentina, Cristiano Ronaldo has matched a 61-year record for Juventus,
According to stats from Opta, his latest goal this season sees him equal
10 - Prior to Cristiano Ronaldo, the last Juventus player able to score at least 10 goals in his first Serie A season after MD14 was John Charles in 1957/58. Legend.#FiorentinaJuventus #SerieA pic.twitter.com/ByuEe1JtRn— OptaPaolo (@OptaPaolo) December 1, 2018
To put Ronaldo's impressive feat into perspective, John Charles spent five years at Juventus scoring 108 goals in 155 appearances after arriving from Leeds United. Equally comfortable playing as a striker or shoring things up in defence, the Welshman is still widely considered one of the greatest and most versatile players in British footballing history.
The prolific number seven is no stranger to goalscoring achievements, having scored 450 goals in 438 appearances for Real Madrid.
Ronaldo's 79th minute penalty came in a 3-0 win against Fiorentina, in which he added to
After converting the penalty, t
Juventus' next game in Serie A is a home meeting with Inter; it remains to be seen whether Ronaldo's rich goalscoring form will continue, but you wouldn't bet against him adding to an already impressive debut season in Italy.