Berlin (dpa) – Cristiano Ronaldo scored Juventus Turin again with a double goal. The 35-year-old Portuguese soccer superstar scored the 2-0 (2-0) victory at home against Cagliari Calcio in the 38th and 42nd minutes.
At the table of the Italian championship, the record champions narrowed the gap with league-leader AC Milan to one point by finishing second with 16 points from eight games.
The Lombards can extend their lead again on SSC Napoli (14) on Sunday. Due to heavy rainfall and flash flooding in the region, the game initially threatened to be postponed.
At Lazio Rom, the former Bundesliga pro Ciro Immobile crowned his return after a corona infection with a goal. In Saturday’s 2-0 (1-0) victory over competition fool FC Crotone, the 30-year-old former Dortmund headed the lead (21st). Joaquín Correa rose in the second half (58th) to 2-0. Immobile has already scored its 107th goal for Lazio in the championship and is now the second-best goalscorer in the history of the Roman league. He had to take a break for almost three weeks because of his infection.