The Italian Sports Minister comments on the controversy that arose recently between him and Ronaldo.
Italian Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora commented today, Tuesday, on the recent controversy between him and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo, who said: “These big heroes feel that they are higher than the others.”
The Italian minister’s statement came after The player violated the health protocol on October 5When he left the quarantine for his team, Juventus, to join the Portuguese national team camp.
Spadafora added, “The objective data is that when he left our country to participate in the (Portuguese) national team camp, he violated the protocol and in fact an investigation was opened in the Office of the Prosecutor of the Italian Republic, and not in the Office of the Sports Public Prosecutor. He should not have gone to Portugal.”
The Minister of Sports also considered that the message that champions of this level should send is “always respect the rules,” indicating that his dispute with Cristiano is due “because as a person from outside this world (the world of sports), I said what I think about Ronaldo, and he is a person with 240 One million followers (on social media).
Recall that Ronaldo He was infected with the Corona virus and announced it, last TuesdayAnd he returned to Italy last Wednesday on board a private medical plane, then appeared in a live broadcast via his “Instagram” account, describing the minister’s accusations against him as “completely false”, and stressing his respect for the regulations laid down by the “Juventus”.