UEFA Fines Ronaldo £17,700 For Mimicking Simeone’s Crotch-Grabbing Goal Celebration

UEFA Fines Ronaldo £17,700 For Mimicking Simeone’s Crotch-Grabbing Goal Celebration

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been fined 20,000 euros (£17,700) by UEFA for his crotch-grabbing goal celebration in their win over Atletico Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League.

The 34 year old former Real Madrid star appeared to mimic Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone, who turned to fans and grabbed his crotch while celebrating his side’s 2-0 first-leg victory.

Ronaldo made the gesture after his hat-trick in the return leg as Juventus won 3-0, and advanced 3-2 on aggregate.

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Simeone was fined £17,000 for the act while Ronaldo got £700 more.

Juventus have been drawn to play Dutch side Ajax in the quarter-finals.

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COMMENTS

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  • Edoman of NewJersey,USA 6 months ago

    Wow, Wow, Wow. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.Look at the two of them.

     
  • Bomboy 6 months ago

    It will be the turn of our U23 captain and his coach on Monday when they equally overturn the 2:0 deficit against Libya.

    Just kidding.

     
  • pompei 6 months ago

    They are both very funny to look at, actually. I’m amused 🙂

     
  • pompei 6 months ago

    It boils down to insecurity. Two foolish men with tiny equipment. Money dey miss road sha!