Ronaldo’s defining display shows ‘fino alla fine’ spirit is alive at Juventus | Eni Aluko
14-Mar-2019 19:00:08 | The Guardian
Cristiano Ronaldo’s best performance for Juve in the Champions League embodied our club’s ‘until the end’ motto – and the men can now go on to win the tournament
The Juventus motto is “fino alla fine” – in other words, until the end. On Tuesday evening the men’s team proved these words are not empty but alive. Juve aspire to be a team who never give up, a team who burn with an indefatigable spirit, and this week it was there for all to see.
They showed it against Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the Champions League last season, when they came back from a 3-0 first-leg deficit to level the tie at the Bernabéu, an incredible comeback that ended in disappointment when a late Cristiano Ronaldo penalty decided it in Real’s favour. This year it was a different Madrid club, a 2-0 deficit and Ronaldo – now wearing Juve’s famous black and white – decided matters from the spot again. Continue reading...Read More