Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba kidded about Cristiano Ronaldo’s capacity, saying the Juventus star “scores as easily as he drinks water”.
Ronaldo, 33, has made a fine begin to his Juve profession, netting seven goals in 13 diversions in all rivalries, in spite of the fact that he is sitting tight for his first for the Serie A monsters in the Champions League.
Talking in front of United’s conflict again Juve in Turin on Wednesday, Pogba said Ronaldo made scoring look simple.
“I thought it was a great thing for Juventus [to sign Ronaldo]. Clearly it’s in every case great to have players like Cristiano in your group,” he said.
“Playing close by incredible players like Ronaldo, as [Lionel] Messi and like Neymar is dependably a joy. Today he is with Juventus.
“I think he is exceptionally glad to be here and I believe it’s an extraordinary thing for Juventus to have a player who scores as effectively as he drinks water.”
Pogba and Ronaldo are confronting their previous clubs, with Juve ready to book movement from Group H by maintaining a strategic distance from thrashing.