Cristiano Ronaldo after opener vs Juventus

Argentine journalist suffers horror injury pretending to be Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo & Manuel Sanchez

Argentine journalist Manuel Sanchez will probably think again before trying to do a Cristiano Ronaldo impression.

A clip is going viral in South America following Real Marid’s 3-0 win at Juventus in the Champions League.

The moment of the match came when Cristiano Ronaldo scored an insane overhead volley.

The boffins have since crunched the numbers to work out just how high Ronaldo got his leg when scoring.


Telefoot: Cristiano Ronaldo vs Juventus


Manuel Sanchez breaks his leg

Manuel Sanchez, who works for Argentine news outlet Canal Doce, tried to recreate that Ronaldo vs Juventus moment.

Sanchez tried to make sure he avoided any injury as he laid down a mattress to cushion his fall after attempting the bicycle kick.

Yet, despite those precautions, Manuel Sanchez ended up breaking his leg. Poor guy!

See what happened below, together with a series of photos showing what Manuel Sanchez’s leg looks like now.

Real Madrid take on Juve at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night in the Champions League quarterfinal second-leg.

Real Madrid drew 1-1 with Atletico Madrid over the weekend, while Juventus won 4-2 away at Benevento.

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