Ronaldo celebrates with teammate Matuidi at the end of the Champions League round of 16 in Turin [Antonio Calanni/AP]
With the odds stacked against Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo once again proved why he is one of the best players of all time.
Juventus defeated Atletico Madrid 3-0 on Tuesday in the UEFA Champions League, thanks to a hat trick by Ronaldo, to advance to the quarterfinals on a 3-2 aggregate.
With his side down 2-0 after the first leg at Wanda Metropolitano, Ronaldo stepped up for Juventus.
Scoring his 122nd to 124th Champions League goals – the most ever – Ronaldo equalled Lionel Messi with the most hat tricks scored in the Champions League.
Ronaldo’s first goal came in the 27th minute when he