Barca star hails Ronaldo 'overhead kick' goal against Juve

Champions League By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 05/04/2018

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Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic has heap praised on Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo following his goal against Juventus on Tuesday night.

Portugal international scored a spectacular overhead kick in the second half from 14 yards out during the Champions League first-leg encounter with Old Lady at Allianz Stadium in Turin.

The goal is regarded as one of the greatest in the tournament's history, and Rakitic admits that Ronaldo deserves credit for the stunning strike.

After Barcelona's 4-1 win over Roma, Rakitic told reporters: "We have to congratulate Ronaldo on his goal, it was awesome.

"It is difficult to find the right words. Real Madrid dominated all aspects of their match and played really well, so we have to congratulate them."

Real Madrid went on to complete a 3-0 over Juventus to move to the brink of progressing through to the semi-finals.

 

 

 

Real went on to complete a 3-0 over the Italian giants to move to the brink of progressing through to the semi-finals.
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