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Jubilation as Ronaldo set to return for Juventus ahead of Champions League clash vs Lyon

- Cristiano Ronaldo makes progress in his recovery process

- The 35-year-old superstar was left out of the Juventus squad that beat Brescia 2-0 over the weekend

- Ronaldo has scored 20 goals in 20 league appearances for the Old Lady

Italian League giants Juventus have been handed a major boost as Cristiano Ronaldo continues to make progress towards his return to the team.

The 35-year-old wasn't available for the Old Lady in their 2-0 victory over Brescia in a tough Serie A clash at the Allianz Stadium last weekend.

With Paulo Dybala and Juan Cuadrado scoring a goal each in either half of the encounter to propel them to victory after the match.

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Meanwhile, the 35-year-old after missing his fourth game of the Serie A season took to social media to update his fans on his recovery process.

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The five-time Ballon d'Or winner was pictured soaking himself in a bucket filled with iced-blocks while his eyes were tightly closed.

As he hopes to return for the Old Lady for their league game this weekend against SPAL before their Champions League clash versus Olympique Lyon next week.

Ronaldo, being the most successful player in the history of the European competition with five titles will hope to help the Turin based club emerge victorious this campaign.

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They crashed out of the championship last season at the quarterfinal stage after losing 3-2 on aggregate to Ajax.

Ronaldo has been prolific in front of goals for the Italian club side this campaign scoring 20 goals in 20 league appearances so far this term.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo was out of action as Juventus demolished relegation-threatened side Brescia 2-0 but Juve boss Maurizio Sarri has disclosed there is no cause for alarm.

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The Old Lady were on the run of riot on their visitors on Sunday, February 16, at Allianz Arena with both Paulo Dybala and Juan Cuadrado filling the void for the absent Portuguese talisman.

Dybala handed Juve an early first-half lead in the 38th minute while Cuadrado doubled it in the second half through a perfect 75th-minute finishing.

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