Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo expressed his appreciation for the former Bianconeri manager Andrea Pirlo.
was sacked asJuventus
manager on Friday, and that has led to the Bianconeri superstar sending a farewell message on his Instagram account to his former boss.
Juventus won the Supercoppa Italiana and Coppa Italia under Pirlo, while they also managed to qualify for the Champions League on the final day of the season afterNapoli
failed to beatHellas Verona
Ronaldo, who scored 29 goals to finish as the leading scorer in Serie A, thanked Pirlo via his social media account.
"Thank you Maestro, it was an honor to be coached by you,"
he posted on his Instagram stories to accompany a picture of the duo shaking hands
’s return, Ronaldo’s future at Turin remains uncertain, despite another outstanding year on a personal level.
The forward is now preparing for Euro 2020 as part of a Portugal squad looking to retain the trophy.