Juve await 8th title in a row as Ron sulks

TURIN • While Juventus have to turn the page on yet another Champions League disappointment as they focus on sealing an eighth straight Serie A title at home to Fiorentina today, a summer of change is expected following their latest failure.

According to Italian daily La Gazzetta dello Sport, Cristiano Ronaldo, who Juventus paid a club-record €100 million (S$152.3 million) fee to Real Madrid last summer, with the specific aim of ending their 23-year European Cup drought, is livid after their midweek quarter-final exit.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 20, 2019, with the headline 'Juve await 8th title in a row as Ron sulks'. Print Edition | Subscribe