On Monday, UEFA opened a disciplinary inquiry against Cristiano Ronaldo after his “cojones” celebration during the Atletico match in the Champions League.
The governing body of European football is charging Ronaldo with “improper conduct” and the hearing is scheduled for March 21.
Ronaldo made a note-perfect hat-trick in the match and immediately after his hat-trick, he copied Atletica manager, Diego Simeone, who celebrated a goal in a similar manner.
However, Simeon liberated from the ban and fined 20,000 Euros. UEFA will investigate the matter and Ronaldo’s punishment will depend on the interpretation of the UEFA incident.
Until now, it’s not clear whether Juventus striker will face a ban or not in the Champions League Quarter-Finals against Ajax.
However, Coach Massimiliano Allegri is confident that the 34-year-old will not face a ban. Although, Coach Massimiliano Allegri is confident that the 34-year-old will not face a ban. “I think everyone celebrated their own way on the field and in the stands. I saw nothing strange, just a celebration. There won’t be a ban.”