The Portuguese striker sent a message to Stefano Sorrentino on Saturday and wished the goalkeeper to return to the field.
In the 3-2 victory of Juventus at Chievo Verona on Saturday, Cristiano Ronaldo is still the man in the spotlight after the game.
Ronaldo, however, was not noticed because he scored or hat-trick, but by the ball the opponent's goalkeeper in the last minute of the second half overturned.
It was a cross between the Juventus players. The goalkeeper Stefano Sorrentino in an attempt to catch the ball to avoid Ronaldo's approach has taken over the legs of the Portuguese superstar.
After the collision, the 39-year-old defender immediately fell unconscious on the field and was transferred to the Borgo Trento hospital in Verona in a state of loss of consciousness. According to official reports from the club, Sorrentino was diagnosed with a nasal fracture, left shoulder stiffness and dislocated neck.
|Sorrentino immediately after a collision with Ronaldo. photo: AFP|
After Sorrentino woke up on Sunday, Ronaldo sent a message asking and encouraging the 39-year-old.
Share on his personal page, the goalkeeper said: "I received a good message from Ronaldo and he cheered and wished me well that he would keep playing." Many, myths! "
Especially in the status line, Sorrentino called Ronaldo & # 39; legendary & # 39 ;, although this & # 39; legend & # 39; the man who made the mistake of being unconscious one day.
This shows that the keeper of Chievo is extremely proud and proud of the fact that he is confronted with Ronaldo. After his recovery he even reacted to the media when asked about the ball.
"Usually Ronaldo is the one who gets the blame of the other players and he rarely has to blame other people." Today I can say that I am one of the few players Ronaldo ever did, "said Sorrentino, sharing humorously.
After Sorrentino left the field, goalkeeper Andrea Seculin was replaced. The scandal of Chievo took the lead in the last minute of the match by Federico Bernardeschi and earned three points for the Serie A rivals.
Ronaldo breaks Chievo-keeper