CRISTIANO Ronaldo proved his never-say-die spirit after predicting Juventus to provide a outstanding Champions League turnaround towards Atletico Madrid.
Former Manchester United team-mate Patrice Evra launched messages between the pair that confirmed the striker’s confidence in turning round a 2-Zero deficit.
With Juve on the point of Champions League elimination, Ronaldo stole the headlines by scoring his eighth European hat-trick to fireplace the Outdated Girl into the final eight.
However based on the 34-year-old himself, it was by no means unsure.
Responding to a WhatsApp message from Evra through which the previous left-back gives phrases of encouragement following the first-leg defeat, Ronaldo replies: “I do know. We gonna go bro. Residence we smash them.”
Evra then responds: “Precisely!!!!!! Viva Ronaldo.”
In true Ronaldo style, he then sends the previous Juve left-back a selfie whereas sitting on a plane.
Evra would then lastly write: “My bro, really feel the arrogance. #prayforAtletico.”
The Frenchman uploaded a screenshot of their dialog to Instagram alongside a prolonged caption highlighting Ronaldo’s confidence in his and the crew’s means.
He wrote: “These are the messages between me and @Cristiano 5 days earlier than the large comeback!!!
“This simply reveals you the arrogance, the anger, the willpower from one of the best participant on the planet.
“Each huge event with huge strain my brother all the time proves he’s the person!!”
Evra performed with Ronaldo for 3 years at Man Utd earlier than the ahead departed for Actual Madrid.
The defender remained at Outdated Trafford till 2014 earlier than making the switch to Juventus the place he spent three years.