Chievo 2 – Juventus 3
Cristiano Ronaldo didn’t find the target, but he started his career in Serie A with a win on Saturday.
Juventus beat Chievo 3-2 in the opening weekend of the season.
Sami Khedira opened for Juve, before Chievo took control with goals either side of the break from Mariusz Stepinski and Emanuele Giaccherini.
A Mattia Bani own goal drew Juventus level in the 75th minute, while Federico Bernardeschi scored a 90th minute winner.
Cristiano Ronaldo vs Stefano Sorrentino
In the final moment of the game, Cristiano Ronaldo collided with Chievo goalie Stefano Sorrentino.
Sorrentino was knocked out after the coming together. The 39-year-old was eventually taken to hospital for treatment.
The good news is that Sorrentino has been released from hospital on Sunday.
While the Chievo keeper reportedly has a fractured nose, whiplash and a bruised left shoulder, he’s found time to troll Cristiano Ronaldo on social media.
Posting a selfie of his injuries, Sorrentino wrote:
Thank you for all your messages of affection and respect.
We are a fantastic squad and yesterday we had a brush with greatness: meanwhile, CR7 didn’t so much brush me as get a bullseye!
Cristiano Ronaldo back to work
As for Cristiano Ronaldo, he’s updated his social media accounts on Sunday as well.
Flashing two thumbs up and sporting a huge grin, Ronaldo revealed his back in the gym today.