Ronaldo has helped Serie A champions Juve open up an eight-point lead at the top of the table after 15 games of this season, while they have already qualified for the Champions League's last 16 too.
Cristiano Ronaldo, who ended a record-breaking spell at the Santiago Bernabeu following the 3-1 Champions League final win over Liverpool, spoke favourably of the spirit between his new Juventus team-mates this week and said the club felt like "more of a family".
"He took decisions that I respect". For me, life is a challenge, I like that, and to make people happy.
Then there are these Cristiano fans, for whom player possibly comes first, who have gone to great lengths to justify his comments.
'For me it is attractive and I can feel the difference.
"Here we are a team, elsewhere someone feels bigger than others but here they are all on the same line, they are humble and want to win".
"I have many things to thank [Julen] Lopetegui for", Odriozola said in the press conference ahead of the CSKA match.
"It isn't right to name someone specific but I can say that this is the best group in which I've played". After nine years at Real Madrid it was hard to compare.
"This is not a contest between me and Messi - I just do my job and I've been successful in each club I've played in and this is the most important thing". I work for that, but if I don't win it's not the end of the world. In that time, he has accumulated five Ballon d'Or awards and countless team honours, featuring for Barça during their "golden era" under Pep Guardiola and as a huge part of subsequent successful sides.
At 30, Mata is keen for more game time and according to Spanish news outlet El Gol Digital, via the Express, Mata has caught the eye of Real Madrid boss Santiago Solari. When Madrid openly cut out Cristiano from UCL movie, we got hurt. "You need a little luck".