Cristiano Ronaldo Blown Away By Juventus Fan Reaction to Bicycle Kick Goal

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini knows it will take luck to stop Cristiano Ronaldo as they prepare to take on Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals

Cristiano Ronaldo scored one of the Champions League's great goals as his incredible bicycle kick helped Real Madrid demolish Juventus in the quarter-final first leg.

In the process, Ronaldo became the first player in Champions League history to score in 10 successive matches.

A four-time Champions League victor, Ronaldo is the leading scorer in Europe's top competition for the seventh season in a row, on 14 goals in nine appearances this campaign, three from equalling his record of 17 strikes in the 2013-14 season.

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Speaking about receiving a standing ovation, he added: "It was one of the most poignant moments of the night". An article on Bloomberg suggested that the stocks of the Serie A Italian football club sunk to an eight-month low after the stunning bicycle kick goal by Ronaldo. Giorgio Chiellini prodded a ball past his own keeper Buffon, which Ronaldo kept in play. Remember at the start of the season, when it seemed like Ronaldo had forgotten how to score?

He finished his career with 71 Champions League goals and the gap between him and the chasing pack appeared significant.

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There was also humour from English footballer Peter Crouch, who once scored a similar goal for Liverpool, who wrote on Twitter, "There is only a few of us who can do that". Not Ronaldo, though, and we should have seen it coming for one key reason. "Certainly it's my best goal".

"I don't know if Ronaldo's goal is the best in football history, but it's really an extraordinary goal, you can only congratulate him on what he's doing at present", said Allegri.

A lack of concentration in the opening minutes led to the early goal being conceded, and from there they were always chasing the game. "Anything is possible in football, so let's think about that second leg and let's see what happens". Ronaldo exchanged passes with Benzema before poking the ball to James Rodriguez, who then lofted it into the box.

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane: "Cristiano Ronaldo is different".

For the Old Lady, the 3-0 scoreline does not paint a just picture of the match, as for significant periods of the game they were pressuring Madrid and creating chances. "It's maybe not as attractive as mine in Glasgow", joked Zidane of his goal against Bayer Leverkusen in 2002 that gave Real their ninth Champions League title.

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