You wouldn’t have betted towards Zlatan Ibrahimovic making the headlines on his second debut for AC Milan on Monday night time, however the Swede was upstaged by none aside from Juventus famous person Cristiano Ronaldo.
Ibrahimovic, who was beforehand on Milan’s books between 2010 and 2012 earlier than leaving for Paris Saint-Germain, was launched as a 55th minute substitution in a goalless draw at dwelling to Sampdoria.
The 38-year-old, who helped Milan to the Serie A title in 2011, has penned a six-month deal on the San Siro.
Ibrahimovic had two headed probabilities however one was cleared off the road and the opposite was saved by Emil Audero on an in any other case uneventful night in Milan.
The consequence leaves Stefano Pioli’s males 12th within the desk, a whopping 23 factors off their arch nemesis Inter on the prime.
Issues are trying loads brighter for Ronaldo and co in Turin, with Antonio Conte’s males degree on factors with Inter after 18 video games.
The Portuguese famous person helped himself to a surprising second-half hat-trick because the champions, who’re looking a ninth successive Scudetto, secured a thumping 4-Zero victory over Cagliari on the Allianz Stadium.
And Ronaldo, who turns 35 subsequent month, as soon as extra wrote himself into the footballing document books on account of his very good treble.
The previous Actual Madrid and Manchester United ahead, who has scored eight objectives in his final 5 league outings, notched his 36th league hat-trick of his trophy-laden profession on Monday.
It now means Ronaldo has develop into simply the second participant in historical past to attain a treble in Serie A, La Liga and the Premier League.
The one different participant to realize that feat is Alexis Sanchez, the previous Arsenal and Manchester United frontman.
It simply needed to be him, didn’t it?!
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