While it was not his official debut, Cristiano Ronaldo nonetheless opened his scoring account for Juventus in a friendly against Juventus B
In an annual pre-season friendly at the Villar Perosa, just outside Turin, it took Ronaldo just eight minutes to put his name on the scoresheet after being named as a starter along with Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Sandro, Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Bonucci, Juan Cuadrado, Rodrigo Bentacur, Emre Can, Paulo Dybala, Douglas Costa, Federico Bernadeschi.
While Ronaldo only played for 45 minutes in the encounter, he scored and later added an assist as Juventus stormed to a 5-0 win.
Afterwards, Ronaldo later took to social media to thanks the fans for the support.
“An exciting day, in a special atmosphere that tells the winning story of Juve. Thanks to all the fans for the great affection!” he wrote on Twitter.
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) August 12, 2018