Cristiano Ronaldo Junior shines in debut for Juventus development side with four-goal haul


After the five-time Ballon d'Or winner made the huge claim starting his son will emulate his glittering career, the news of 'Cristianinho' joining the club's development side made global headlines.

Ronaldo, 33, has yet to open his account in Serie A after three games, but his eight-year-old son has enjoyed blistering start.

According to Tuttosport, the promising forward netted four goals in a 5-1 victory over Lucento on Saturday afternoon on his debut for the U9 side.