Here’s how he fared in as he led Andrea Pirlo’s men to victory.
📷 Cristiano Ronaldo: Match Snapshot
⚽ ⏱️ 47' Ronaldo gathers the ball on the left-hand side of the Cagliari box. He shuffles inside two defenders then bends a precise shot into the corner of the net.
⚽ ⏱️ 42' A free kick delivered from the right is flicked on. Ronaldo steams in at the back post and adjusts himself brilliantly to convert from close range.
〽️ Ronaldo: Rating Week-on-Week
The international break was somewhat unsuccessful for Ronaldo as he failed to score in competitive games against France and Croatia. He posted a 6.2 FC Rating on each occasion. This was a return to form as he notched a 9.6 FC Rating - his best of the season.
🗝️ Key Stats
Ronaldo match stats
|FC Rating||9.6||FC Man of the Match|
|On Target||2||Rank #2|
|Touches In Box||11||Rank #1|
|Final Third Passes||29||Rank #1|
Ronaldo: What Next?
Meanwhile, they travel to Ferencvaros in the Champions League in midweek, and a victory would likely secure their place in the last 16. Ronaldo will hope to add to his prodigious tally of European goals in that clash.