Champions celebrated together as undefeated boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr joined Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus team-mates in the dressing room following their Italian Super Cup win over AC Milan.
Mayweather and his escort flew in to see the cheerful Juve players and the American couldn’t avoid getting his hands on the attractive silver trophy.
The American five-time title holder likewise postured for pictures with various Juve stars, including Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala, Giorgio Chiellini and Blaise Matuidi.
Ronaldo’s 61st-minute header settled the Supercoppa Italiana challenge in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia with Juventus lifting the trophy for the eighth time in their history.
Mayweather, 41, resigned in 2017 with a 50-0 proficient record subsequent to thumping out Conor McGregor in a Las Vegas standoff.
There have been bits of gossip, nonetheless, that Mayweather may venture out of retirement again for a rematch with Manny Pacquiao, whom he crushed in 2015.
The mooted session with the Pac Man could possibly be worth £500million to the warriors.
Mayweather was back in the ring a month ago, recording a severe first round knockout in a befuddled display battle against kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa.
Juventus, in the interim, praised adding the Super Cup to the Serie An and Italian Cup titles they as of now hold, having really lost the apparatus over the most recent two years.
A rat swarm in Saudi Arabia saw Ronaldo head home from Miralem Pjanic’s cross to score the sixteenth objective of his lady season in Italian football.
Juve, who are nine points in front of Napoli at the highest point of the Serie A standings as they pursue an eighth continuous Scudetto, come back to activity against Chievo on Monday night.
Ronaldo revealed to Rai Sport after the success: ‘It was an exceptionally troublesome match, it’s warm and difficult to play in these conditions.
‘We played all around, made a great deal of shots and clearly I am glad to have scored the triumphant objective.
‘It was my goal to begin 2019 with a trophy, I have my first title with Juve and I am exceptionally glad.
‘In any case, it is just the begin, we will approach it slowly and carefully. We have this trophy, presently we should continue endeavoring to accomplish the following one.’