Serie A fans threaten to return tickets over Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has rejuvenated Serie A after his transfer to Juventus. The Portuguese phenom moved to Italy from Spain, after spending a decade with Real Madrid. Such has been his impact that fans are now threatening to return tickets to a match in which he may not play!

Italian publication Corriere della Sera report (via Calciomercato) reports that fans have threatened to return tickets to a Serie A match after the indication that Cristiano Ronaldo may not play.

Ronaldo was given a day off by Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri, after his match-winning exploits against Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Champions League. However, the Portuguese star’s absence hasn’t impressed many fans, who now fear that he may miss the next domestic game.

Reports claim that several fans called the Genoa headquarters threatening to return their tickets due to the absence of Ronaldo. They fear that the Juventus man will not appear in his side’s next match against Genoa on March 17.

Meanwhile, Cristiano Ronaldo has lit up the Italian league ever since his arrival. The former Real Madrid star has had a hand in thirty-six goals in thirty-six appearances across all competitions. He has scored twenty-four goals and provided twelve assists as Juventus stay in contention for a historic treble.