Juventus are eight points clear of Inter Milan and need four points to clinch a ninth consecutive title. Ronaldo opened the scoring with a penalty and tapped in a second from Paulo Dybala’s pass whilst Ciro Immobile scored a penalty to pull one back for fourth-placed Lazio.
Ronaldo, bidding to become the first Juve player to win the Serie A golden boot since Alessandro del Piero in 2007-08, and Immobile are joint top scorers in Serie A with thirty goals each. Juventus - who had failed to win in their previous three games - now only need four points in their last four games to seal the first league title of manager Maurizio Sarri’s career. Ronaldo’s goal scoring record reads:- Premier League (Manchester United) 84 goals in 196 appearances; La Liga (Real Madrid) 311 goals in 292 apps; Serie A (Juventus) 51 goals in 61 apps.