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Ronaldo thanks fans after another record-breaking year

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Cristiano Ronaldo listed all his record-breaking achievements this year as he reflected on an “unforgettable season” with Juventus and Portugal.

Upon completing a €112m move from Real Madrid in 2018, Ronaldo helped Juventus to an eight consecutive league title on route to being named the Serie A’s Player of the Year.

The 34-year-old quickly adapted to the demands of Italian football and became a firm fan favourite in Turin. Now, he has taken to social media to thank the Juventus supporters.

“What an unforgettable season!” Ronaldo wrote on Instagram.

“New experiences, gigantic club, exciting city, broken records and three more titles.

“I have to thank all Juventus fans for the wonderful way I was welcomed in Italy!

“You’re an important part of all of our victories.”

Although Ronaldo’s glorious campaign wasn’t limited to just Juventus after he led Portugal to Nations League glory.

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner bagged a hat-trick to secure victory over Switzerland in the semi-finals before Portugal defeated the Netherlands 1-0 in the final. It marks the second time Ronaldo has tasted glory on international level after winning Euro 2016.

“Thanks to all my fans around the world and particularly to the Portuguese people who helped us win another historical win for Portugal,” said Ronaldo.

“You’ll always have a special place in my heart! Personally, I’ll never forget the great moments and new record-breaking achievements I’ve had so far in 2019.

“Italian Supercup winning goal; – Serie A win, Best Player and 21 goals

“Nations League win and hat-trick;

“First Player to reach 100 wins and 125 goals in Champions League;

“First Player to win 10 UEFA titles;

“First Player to score in all National Teams final stages: FIFA World Cup, UEFA European Cup, FIFA Confederations Cup and UEFA Nations League;

“First Player to score in 10 consecutive National Teams final stages from 2004 to 2019;

“See you soon! Together we’ll keep fighting for new and amazing conquests! I’m counting on you.”

Portugal v Netherlands - UEFA Nations League Final
PORTO, PORTUGAL – JUNE 09: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal celebrates with the UEFA Nations League Trophy following his team’s victory in the UEFA Nations League Final between Portugal and the Netherlands at Estadio do Dragao on June 09, 2019 in Porto, Portugal. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)