Juventus will for the first time play without their star frontman Cristano Ronaldo as they prepare to battle Brescia.
The Old Lady has shared that she would be battling newly promoted side, Brescia without their star frontman as Ronaldo is out with a slight adductor injury.
Earlier on, Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri, confirmed that Ronaldo’s involvement in the Tuesday game is still in doubt as his fitness is been examined.
“Cristiano has a little fatigue to the adductors,” said Sarri during the press conference.
But moments back, the club took to its official twitter page to announce that Ronaldo will have to watch from the bench as his side battle Mario Balotelli and his mates.
— JuventusFC (@juventusfc) September 23, 2019
Balotelli has of lately been impressing Brescia manager and the Italian hasn’t faced Ronaldo since the Portuguese left Man United although he is not excited if he would ever will.
“Ronaldo’s presence doesn’t really interest me. I’ll try to score and play the way I will in any game,” Balotelli told reporters.
Below are the Juventus squad to face Brescia tomorrow as they trail 2 points behind Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan.
Pinsoglio, Szczęsny, Buffon.
Danilo, De Ligt, Rugani, Alex Sandro, Bonucci, Demiral.
Rabiot, Pjanic, Ramsey, Matuidi, Khedira, Emre Can, Bentancur.
Cuadrado, Dybala, Higuain, Bernardeschi.