Cristiano Ronaldo netted the 20th goal of the Serie A 2020-21 season against Spezia and extended his lead over Inter Milan’s Romelu Lukaku. He scored a goal at the 89th minute of the match and led Juventus to a 3-0 victory. The Inter Milan forward has so far scored 18 goals in the season in 23 appearances. Needless to say that the battle of Golden Boot between the two of them is going to be very interesting. Lukaku scored a goal against Genoa on Sunday and after the match, he was asked about the Golden Boot 2021 battle with the former Real Madrid striker. Cristiano Ronaldo Creates History With Goal Against Spezia, Adds Another Exclusive Record to His Name.
The former Manchester United player downplayed the battle and Lukaku said that that he only thing he thinks about is winning. “I always think about winning. I am in a good moment of my career, but Inter are the only thing that matter,” he said. Last night, Cristiano Ronaldo appeared in his 600th match and continue to be the highest goalscorer of the Serie A 2020-21. Inter Milan on the other hand continues to be on number one on the points table with 56 points. AC Milan is number two on the points table with 52 points. Milan has won 16 games out of 24 with four losses and an equal number of games.
Juventus will next play against Lazio in the Serie A 2020-21 on March 7, 2021. Inter Milan will next lock horns against Parma on March 5, 2021. It would be interesting to watch how things pan out for both stalwarts in the upcoming days.
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