Cristiano Ronaldo On Target As Juventus Cruise Before Atletico Madrid Showdown

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Cristiano Ronaldo On Target As Juventus Cruise Before Atletico Madrid Showdown

Cristiano Ronaldo set up Paulo Dybala to score early and included one himself with safeguard Leonardo Bonucci additionally on focus as Juventus flooded 14 points clear in Serie An on Friday with a 3-0 prevail upon modest Frosinone. Mentor Massimiliano Allegri was playing it safe, even against a side sitting second base of the table, in front of one week from now's Champions League last 16, first-leg tie at Atletico Madrid. 

Dybala came back to the forefront close by Cristiano Ronaldo and Mario Mandzukic with key safeguards Bonnucci and Giorgio Chiellini both once more from damage. 

"The group is developing as far as wellness, it's a conclusive minute for the season," said Allegri. 

Juventus are working towards one week from now's amusement in Madrid and a best of-the table conflict against Napoli in the San Paolo Stadium on March 3. 

"We battled somewhat after the winter break however at this point we are prepared to confront this imperative snapshot of the period both in the title and the Champions League," included Allegri. 

Juventus stay unbeaten this season yet the supreme seven-time group champions had been held 3-3 by Parma two weeks back. 

Bonucci returned following three weeks out with a lower leg damage alongside commander Chiellini who limped off amid their stun Coppa Italia exit on January 30. 

Ronaldo set up Dybala to rifle in with his left foot after only six minutes in Turin as the Argentina forward, who has been dominated since the entry of the previous Real Madrid player, scored his first group objective since November 3. 

After ten minutes Bonucci got through after an edgy goalmouth scramble. 

Frosinone goalkeeper Marco Sportiello denied Mandzukic's plunging header with Bonucci set up to transform the bounce back into objective. 

Ronaldo opened in his nineteenth Serie An objective and 21st in all rivalries on 62 minutes with Rodrigo Bentancur crossing for Mandzukic who gave the help to the Portuguese striker. 

Ronaldo was then supplanted by Federico Bernardeschi in view of the tie against Atletico, with Sportiello denying Juventus a fourth objective keeping out an incredible Bernardeschi free kick. 

"I'm cheerful for Paulo, he scored a decent objective and that is the thing that strikers live for," said Allegri. 

"The diversion against Atletico Madrid will be altogether different. It's critical that we get an objective there, generally capability would be somewhat hard to accomplish. 

"In any case, this group is developing, we are surprisingly better than the main weeks (of the period)." 

Air conditioning Milan, in fourth, travel to Atalanta, one spot underneath in fifth, on Saturday in a fight for Champions League football next season. 

Napoli have Torino on Sunday, with Inter Milan, in third, facilitating ninth-set Sampdoria. 

Roma play transfer compromised Bologna on Monday in the wake of winning their Champions League last 16, first-leg tie against Porto 2-1.