Tag: Cristiano Ronaldo

Soccer – Juventus news: Allegri reiterates plan to rest ‘great professional’ Ronaldo

Soccer – Juventus news: Allegri reiterates plan to rest ‘great professional’ Ronaldo

The Juventus manager is ready to give the 33-year-old a break after he scored the winner in Saturday’s derby against Torino Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri described Cristiano Ronaldo as a “great professional”, though he reiterated his plan to rest the superstar after scoring the winner against Torino on Saturday. Ronaldo was the hero in…

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Soccer – Juventus news: Allegri turns his back on Ronaldo penalty

Soccer – Juventus news: Allegri turns his back on Ronaldo penalty

Juve’s boss could not bear to watch as his star settled the Derby della Mole from the spot Cristiano Ronaldo’s decisive penalty in Juventus’ 1-0 Derby della Mole win at Torino was too much for head coach Massimiliano Allegri’s nerves to handle. The reigning Serie A champions were below par for long spells in a…

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Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Juventus star sees yellow for bump after netting his club’s 5000th Serie A goal

Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Juventus star sees yellow for bump after netting his club’s 5000th Serie A goal

The Portuguese star scored a 70th-minute penalty in the Turin derby to reach the milestone but earned a caution for a bump on Torino’s goalkeeper Cristiano Ronaldo netted Juventus’ 5000th all-time Serie A goal by scoring a penalty against Torino on Saturday, and earned himself a yellow card in the process.  The Bianconeri became the first Serie A…

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Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

How is the five-time Ballon d’Or winner adapting to life in Italy after making a big-money move from Real Madrid? Goal has the stats Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at Juventus with a reputation as one of the most accomplished goalscorers of all time and, as you’d expect, with that comes great expectations. The Serie A champions…

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Soccer – Ballon d’Or 2018: Luka Modric hits out at Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo for skipping awards because someone else won

Soccer – Ballon d’Or 2018: Luka Modric hits out at Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo for skipping awards because someone else won

The Real Madrid midfielder has ended the duopoly of Barcelona and Juventus superstars, but neither of his predecessors showed up to see him crowned Luka Modric has hit out at Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for skipping the Ballon d’Or gala, with the 2018 winner suggesting the iconic figures only care about personal recognition. After…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: Marcelo says his side miss ‘best in the world’ Ronaldo

Soccer – Real Madrid news: Marcelo says his side miss ‘best in the world’ Ronaldo

The fullback said that his side still have world-class players at every position, even without the Portuguese superstar Real Madrid full-back Marcelo admitted the La Liga giants miss Cristiano Ronaldo, but said that should be expected. After nine prolific seasons with Madrid, Ronaldo left the club in July, joining Serie A champions Juventus. Madrid quickly…

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Soccer – Juventus news: Ronaldo right about Juventus team spirit – Allegri

Soccer – Juventus news: Ronaldo right about Juventus team spirit – Allegri

The manager said he agrees with the assessment made by his team’s Portuguese star Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri agreed with Cristiano Ronaldo’s assessment that the Serie A giants have incredible team spirit. Ronaldo, 33, said earlier this week that Juve felt “more of a family” than his previous club Real Madrid. Ahead of Saturday’s derby clash…

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Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

How is the five-time Ballon d’Or winner adapting to life in Italy after making a big-money move from Real Madrid? Goal has the stats Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at Juventus with a reputation as one of the most accomplished goalscorers of all time and, as you’d expect, with that comes great expectations. The Serie A champions…

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Soccer – Serie A News: Juventus to rest Cristiano Ronaldo after Torino showdown

Soccer – Serie A News: Juventus to rest Cristiano Ronaldo after Torino showdown

The weekend’s derby showdown will be Ronaldo’s final appearance before being given time to recharge his batteries over the festive period Cristiano Ronaldo will start the Derby della Mole against Torino on Saturday but Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri is wary over his star forward’s workload. Ronaldo has adapted seamlessly to life with the Serie A…

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Soccer – Juventus and Zidane-like Cristiano Ronaldo have already won Serie A, says Mauro Camoranesi

Soccer – Juventus and Zidane-like Cristiano Ronaldo have already won Serie A, says Mauro Camoranesi

The former Old Lady winger thinks the Bianconeri won’t have it all their own way during this weekend’s derby battle against city rivals Torino Former Juventus midfielder Mauro Camoranesi believes high-flying Torino can trouble his former club and their superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo, even if the Bianconeri have all but wrapped up the Serie A…

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Soccer – Fourth title beyond mediocre Madrid and five things we learned from the Champions League group stage

Soccer – Fourth title beyond mediocre Madrid and five things we learned from the Champions League group stage

The crisis-hit Blanocs are into the last 16 but are not impressing, while there is also work to do for the likes of Juventus and Manchester City Another Champions League group stage has come and gone, with 64 teams whittled down to 16 going into the knockout phase.  There have been a few surprises, and…

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Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo ready for ‘the beautiful part’ of Champions League as Juventus prepare for knockout stage

Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo ready for ‘the beautiful part’ of Champions League as Juventus prepare for knockout stage

The Portuguese star is excited by his team’s potential heading into the knockout phase as they topped their group despite Wednesday’s loss Cristiano Ronaldo is relishing the “beautiful part” of the Champions League and is confident Juventus will be ready for the last 16 despite their shock defeat at Young Boys. Italian champions Juventus crashed…

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Soccer – Ballon d’Or 2018: Numbers don’t lie – I deserved to win! – Cristiano Ronaldo

Soccer – Ballon d’Or 2018: Numbers don’t lie – I deserved to win! – Cristiano Ronaldo

The Juventus forward missed out on winning the prize for the sixth time this year as he finished second to former Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric Cristiano Ronaldo is convinced he should have won this year’s Ballon d’Or, rather than finishing as runner-up to ex-Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric. Modric ended Ronaldo and Barcelona forward…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Cristiano Ronaldo says Juventus don’t need Gareth Bale but admits Marcelo would be welcome

Soccer – Transfer news: Cristiano Ronaldo says Juventus don’t need Gareth Bale but admits Marcelo would be welcome

The ex-Real Madrid star insists no raid on his former club is required, but admits a Brazil international left-back would raise the quality in Turin Cristiano Ronaldo sees no need for Juventus to raid Real Madrid for the likes of Gareth Bale or Marco Asensio, but admits Marcelo may be a useful addition. The Portuguese…

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Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Juventus star suggests Lionel Messi ‘maybe needs more’ and sends invite to join him in Serie A

Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Juventus star suggests Lionel Messi ‘maybe needs more’ and sends invite to join him in Serie A

The Juventus superstar would be open to the idea of a long-running rivalry with a Barcelona talisman being rekindled in the Italian top-flight Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has suggested that Lionel Messi “maybe needs more” after so long at Barcelona and has invited his eternal rival to join him in Serie A. Two talismanic performers…

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Soccer – Juventus: Inter caused us problems – Massimiliano Allegri

Soccer – Juventus: Inter caused us problems – Massimiliano Allegri

The third-place side arguably outperformed the Serie A leaders and the Italian manager conceded his side struggled in their Derby d’Italia victory Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri acknowledged Inter caused the Serie A leaders problems despite the Nerazzurri going down 1-0 in Friday’s Derby d’Italia. A second-half header from Mario Mandzukic earned a narrow victory at…

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Soccer – Juventus vs Inter: Nerazzuri have killed Serie A – but Inter’s revival offers hope for the future

Soccer – Juventus vs Inter: Nerazzuri have killed Serie A – but Inter’s revival offers hope for the future

The Nerazzuri turned in an impressive performance in Turin but still succumbed to Mario Mandzukic’s header, which puts the champions 11 points clear Massimiliano Allegri insisted ahead of the Derby d’Italia, “Juventus haven’t killed the league.” They have now, though. At least for this season. There simply is no stopping this Juventus side, as Friday…

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Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

Soccer – Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus: Goals, assists, results & fixtures in 2018-19

How is the five-time Ballon d’Or winner adapting to life in Italy after making a big-money move from Real Madrid? Goal has the stats Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at Juventus with a reputation as one of the most accomplished goalscorers of all time and, as you’d expect, with that comes great expectations. The Serie A champions…

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Soccer – Juventus vs Inter: Can transfer market maestro Beppe Marotta help Inter knock Juventus off their perch?

Soccer – Juventus vs Inter: Can transfer market maestro Beppe Marotta help Inter knock Juventus off their perch?

The 61-year-old played a massive role in the Bianconeri’s resurgence but, having been surprisingly let go, he is now set to join their bitter rivals The news that Beppe Marotta was leaving Juventus took everybody surprise, even Massimiliano Allegri.  Marotta announced moments after the Bianconeri’s victory over Napoli in Turin on September 28 that his…

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Soccer – Juventus news: Gianluigi Buffon says Cristiano Ronaldo signing stopped more players leaving

Soccer – Juventus news: Gianluigi Buffon says Cristiano Ronaldo signing stopped more players leaving

The legendary goalkeeper did depart Turin over the summer, but the arrival of a five-time Ballon d’Or winner ensured that there was no mass exodus Gianluigi Buffon believes Juventus had to land Cristiano Ronaldo over the summer in order to prevent more senior stars from leaving. The legendary goalkeeper was among those to depart the…

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