Sports Ronaldo cleared of COVID-19, expected to return Sunday vs. Spezia
Ronaldo-Messi, their best goals in C1 (video)
© Supplied by Sports.fr Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi ... how we meet! Before their reunion on the European scene, find the most beautiful goals of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the Champions League. With respectively 131 and 115 goals, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi Gallery: Barça: the eleven possible for Ronald Koeman this season (World Eleven) are the two top scorers in the history of the Champions League .
star has recovered from COVID-19 after more than two weeks in quarantine, the club Friday.
The 35-year-old is now expected to rejoin his teammates ahead of Sunday's Serie A match against newly promoted Spezia.
However, he may have to wait a bit longer to return to play in the Champions League. UEFA rules stipulate that a player must return a negative test result at least a week before a European match. Juventus face Hungarian side Ferencvaros next Wednesday.
Ronaldo initially tested positive Oct. 13 while on international duty with, reporting no symptoms. He returned to Italy a day later to self-isolate at his home in Turin.
Ronaldo back against Barça?
© Supplied by Sports.fr On the other hand, the Portuguese has scored in C1 "only" during the last 14 seasons. Tested positive for Covid-19 last week, Cristiano Ronaldo could make his comeback next Wednesday, against Lionel Messi's FC Barcelona. Cristiano Ronaldo is impatient while waiting to be able to resume competition. Tested positive for Covid-19 last week, the Portuguese striker has already missed two matches with Juventus, in addition to Portugal-Sweden for which he had been dismissed.
Italy's sports minister, Vincenzo Spadafora,Ronaldo had broken the country's COVID-19 protocol by joining his international teammates in the first place. Juventus said their first team had entered "fiduciary isolation" days Oct. 3, just before the international break, after two members of the club's non-playing staff tested positive for COVID-19.
Juventus and Ronaldo denied Spadafora's claims, saying they followed health regulations.
Ronaldo missed four matches for Juventus, including the 2-0 loss to Lionel Messi and Barcelona in midweek Champions League action.
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McKennie doesn't want to change for Ronaldo either. .
Weston McKennie talks about his first months at Juve. The ex-Schalke reveals how he sees Cristiano Ronaldo and what nickname Buffon gave him. © Provided by sport1.de McKennie does not want to change for Ronaldo either Weston has dared to take a big step with his move from FC Schalke to the Italian record champions. The American was not free of doubts, as he himself admits. The old lady initially only loaned the 22-year-old for a year.