Cristiano Ronaldo may not be one of the most jovial or quiet footballers around,but he sure has this aura that endears him to teammates and sometimes the opponents. From scoring goals against top class goalkeepers to denying defenders their clean sheet, the Portuguese star sure knows how to get respect.
While Cristiano Ronaldo have had to face criticisms severally,he also has had teammates stand up to defend him. Even legendary coaches like Sir Alex Ferguson and Zinedine Zidane vy for the five time ballon d'or winner when the occasion arises,talk more of bus teammates.
One conspicuous thing about Cristiano Ronaldo is that he always gets his teammates to fall in love with his popular 'Siuu' goal celebration which he normally hits after every goal, iconic goals,or even stoppage time goals. This goal celebration entails standing with your legs and hands outstretched and to your side.
In recent years,we have seen some of his teammates hitting the goal celebration with him after laying the ball on a plate for him to score.
Here are three teammates of Cristiano Ronaldo who did the 'Siuu' goal celebration after assisting him to score a goal;
1. Marcelo Vieira- Real Madrid
Perhaps one of the most iconic and underrated duos in Spain then,Marcelo Vieira as a left back and Cristiano Ronaldo linked up outstandingly to score goals and win games. While the Portuguese forward helped Marcelo Vieira raise his stat chart,Marcelo Vieira helped him score goals for fun.
In Real Madrid's 4-2 thrashing of FC Bayern Munich in the Champions League on 18 April 2017, Marcelo Vieira provided an assist for Cristiano Ronaldo before hitting the 'Siuu' goal celebration with him. It is still one of the most iconic memories in Real Madrid's history.
2. Federico Chiesa- Juventus
While Cristiano Ronaldo may have left Serie A, Federico Chiesa was one of his biggest fans over there. In the Serie A last season,the Italian wonder kid provided a sublime assist to score against Atalanta in the 26' minute of the game and promptly hit the 'Siuu' goal celebration with him.
While the assist was world class,the highlight of the game was seeing Federico Chiesa celebrating with Cristiano Ronaldo.
3. Mason Greenwood- Manchester United
In Manchester United's 2-2 draw with Atalanta on Tuesday in the Champions League, Mason Greenwood surprised many when he did the 'Siuu' goal celebration with Cristiano Ronaldo after providing the assist for the latter's 90+1 minute equalizer.
For the record,Mason Greenwood is a big fan of Lionel Messi, and was reportedly at loggerheads with Cristiano Ronaldo following the latter's arrival to Old Trafford. The duo were also not passing the ball to each other before,but Mason Greenwood's goal celebration with Cristiano Ronaldo shows that the lad may be ready to learn from the best after all.
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