Nedved explains why Ronaldo will sit on the bench in tonight's game

Sun 22 August 2021 | 16:35

Pavel Nedved has revealed that Cristiano Ronaldo will not play against Udinese due to fitness problems and will definitely stay at the club.

We have wonderful sensations, as the coach and his staff worked very well, even if he only had players available from August 2. We are enthusiastic and eager to do well,”

Nedved told DAZN.

The Portuguese superstar is sitting on the bench in tonight's game, and Sky Sport Italia has claimed that Ronaldo has personally asked for it because he is looking to leave the club before the transfer deadline.

We mustn’t try to create sensational stories where there aren’t any,”

smiled Juventus vice-president.

“It was a decision shared with the player. At the start of the season, naturally he is not at top fitness. The coach is trying to use the best line-up at this moment, for example Giorgio Chiellini is also on the bench today.

“The decisions were made to be most competitive today.”

So will


stay at



“I can absolutely confirm Ronaldo will remain at Juventus this season.”

Rumor has it that


is looking to leave, but has no official offer, the only potential clubs that can pay him are Manchester United, Real Madrid, PSG or Manchester City.



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