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Soccer – Real Madrid prepare for first Clasico without Cristiano Ronaldo

Soccer – Real Madrid prepare for first Clasico without Cristiano Ronaldo

Out of form, out of goals and missing their former sharp-shooter, Madrid face an uphill task at the weekend when they take on their arch-rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid have a lot at stake when they meet at Camp Nou on Sunday, but the first Clasico of the season will be haunted by the absence…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: ‘We won’t cry over Cristiano Ronaldo – he didn’t want to be here!’ – Isco

Soccer – Real Madrid news: ‘We won’t cry over Cristiano Ronaldo – he didn’t want to be here!’ – Isco

The Spain international has also defended head coach Julen Lopetegui, saying it would be “crazy” for him to be sacked after just two months in charge Isco insists that Real Madrid are refusing to lament Cristiano Ronaldo’s sale to Juventus, querying why they would miss a player who no longer wanted to represent the Blancos. Five-time…

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Soccer – Ronaldo Man Utd return: Scholes helped teach Ronaldo how to become the best in the world, says Juventus star Pjanic

Soccer – Ronaldo Man Utd return: Scholes helped teach Ronaldo how to become the best in the world, says Juventus star Pjanic

The 28-year-old discussed the evolution of the five-time Ballon d’Or winner and praised the former England midfielder’s ability to keep it simple Miralem Pjanic believes Cristiano Ronaldo learned to keep things simple from Manchester United great Paul Scholes as the Juventus midfielder praised his superstar team-mate. Ronaldo is regarded as one of the greatest players…

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Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo learnt from Paul Scholes – Miralem Pjanic praises Juventus star

Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo learnt from Paul Scholes – Miralem Pjanic praises Juventus star

The Juventus midfielder discussed the evolution of the five-time Ballon d’Or winner Miralem Pjanic believes Cristiano Ronaldo learned to keep things simple from Manchester United great Paul Scholes as the Juventus midfielder praised his superstar team-mate. Ronaldo is regarded as one of the greatest players of all-time with five Ballon d’Or awards, five Champions League…

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Soccer – Chelsea news: ‘Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi entertaining, but N’Golo Kante the most influential player in the world’

Soccer – Chelsea news: ‘Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi entertaining, but N’Golo Kante the most influential player in the world’

The Chelsea midfielder has been heralded by the defender, with whom he won the Premier League title at Leicester in 2015-16 Former Leicester City defender Robert Huth believes Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante is the most influential player in world football. The German defender is currently without a club after leaving the Foxes at the end…

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Soccer – Liverpool News: Wilfred Zaha is harder to play against than Messi or Cristiano – Alexander-Arnold

Soccer – Liverpool News: Wilfred Zaha is harder to play against than Messi or Cristiano – Alexander-Arnold

The Crystal Palace dangerman is to date the opponent who has given Liverpool’s young full-back the most to think about on the pitch Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has claimed that he has more trouble keeping tabs on Wilfred Zaha than either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.  Alexander-Arnold, 20, has carved out a regular place in…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo threat clearly missed by Los Blancos, says Levante goalkeeper Olazabal

Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo threat clearly missed by Los Blancos, says Levante goalkeeper Olazabal

The reigning European champions continue to struggle in La Liga and Saturday’s opponent believes selling last season’s star is the reason Levante goalkeeper Oier Olazabal says Real Madrid are missing Cristiano Ronaldo, claiming the European champions are “not as good as usual” after his side’s 2-1 win over Julen Lopetegui’s men on Saturday. Goals from Jose…

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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 has 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…

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Soccer – Real Madrid: With Cristiano Ronaldo gone and Gareth Bale injured, Karim Benzema has forgotten how to play as the main striker

Soccer – Real Madrid: With Cristiano Ronaldo gone and Gareth Bale injured, Karim Benzema has forgotten how to play as the main striker

The French forward has spent so long creating space and goals for others that he is struggling to play the role of Real Madrid’s leading man again They say actions lead to habits and habits form character. Over the past two years, Karim Benzema has provided excellent support for superstar duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth…

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Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Genoa’s Piatek declares Juventus star ‘the greatest there has ever been’

Soccer – Cristiano Ronaldo news: Genoa’s Piatek declares Juventus star ‘the greatest there has ever been’

The Poland international declared his Portugal counterpart the greatest ever while also reports linking him with a move away from his new team Genoa striker Krzysztof Piatek has proclaimed Cristiano Ronaldo “the greatest there has ever been” ahead of his club’s clash with Juventus. Juventus are off to a perfect start to the Serie A…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Juventus kicked me out to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, says AC Milan loanee Gonzalo Higuain

Soccer – Transfer news: Juventus kicked me out to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, says AC Milan loanee Gonzalo Higuain

The Argentine striker, who is now on loan at AC Milan, admits that he was forced out of Turin by the arrival of a five-time Ballon d’Or winner AC Milan striker Gonzalo Higuain feels like he was “kicked out” of Juventus after Cristiano Ronaldo’s signing in July. Higuain joined Juve for a reported €90 million…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo exit responsible for struggles, says former boss Vanderlei Luxemburgo

Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo exit responsible for struggles, says former boss Vanderlei Luxemburgo

The former Blancos boss has no doubt that the summer departure of a five-time Ballon d’Or winner has made “all the difference” in their recent woes Cristiano Ronaldo’s exit is to blame for Real Madrid’s underwhelming start to the 2018-19 season, according to the club’s former coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo. Ronaldo left Madrid for Juventus in…

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Soccer – Real Madrid News: Luka Modric reveals he will never play alongside ‘one of the best’ Lionel Messi

Soccer – Real Madrid News: Luka Modric reveals he will never play alongside ‘one of the best’ Lionel Messi

The pair have battled many times in La Liga, and Modric believes they are better suited as rivals rather than team-mates Luka Modric rubbished suggestions his relationship with Cristiano Ronaldo has become strained and asserted he will never be Lionel Messi’s team-mate. Real Madrid midfielder Modric is a leading contender to end the star pair’s decade-long dominance…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo & Zinedine Zidane exits stunned Luka Modric

Soccer – Real Madrid news: Cristiano Ronaldo & Zinedine Zidane exits stunned Luka Modric

The Blancos midfielder, who was linked with a summer move of his own, admits he never expected two talismanic figures to depart the Spanish capital Luka Modric admits he “wasn’t expecting” Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane to leave Real Madrid during a summer of much change at the Santiago Bernabeu. The 2017-18 campaign finished on…

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Soccer – Real Madrid news: Vinicius Junior airs Cristiano Ronaldo regret at the Santiago Bernabeu

Soccer – Real Madrid news: Vinicius Junior airs Cristiano Ronaldo regret at the Santiago Bernabeu

The Brazilian youngster had hoped that a move to the Santiago Bernabeu would give him the chance to play alongside the five-time Ballon d’Or winner Vinicius Junior has aired his regret at having seen Cristiano Ronaldo depart Real Madrid before he got the chance to play alongside him. The Brazilian youngster became the most expensive…

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Soccer – ‘Kylian Mbappe will be the best player in the world’ – PSG star the heir to Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo, says Johann Berg Gudmundsson

Soccer – ‘Kylian Mbappe will be the best player in the world’ – PSG star the heir to Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo, says Johann Berg Gudmundsson

The Burnley midfielder was back in action for Iceland but saw his side denied victory by the France wonderkid Kylian Mbappe is the heir to Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as the best player in the world, according to Iceland international Johann Berg Gudmundsson. Burnley midfielder Gudmundsson saw the devastating impact Mbappe can make at…

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Soccer – Guardiola: Messi and Ronaldo are ‘phenomena’

Soccer – Guardiola: Messi and Ronaldo are ‘phenomena’

The Argentine and the Portuguese continue to astound on the pitch despite entering their thirties, and the Man City manager has paid tribute Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola believes the football world is witnessing an era of “two phenomena” with the exploits of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Over the last 10 years, Ronaldo and…

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Soccer – VIDEO: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr scores incredible solo goal for Juventus

Soccer – VIDEO: Cristiano Ronaldo Jr scores incredible solo goal for Juventus

The son of Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo netted an excellent goal in a video posted on Twitter by his father Cristiano Ronaldo Jr looks to be well on his way to following in his Dad’s footsteps on the pitch, after the Juventus forward posted an impressive video of his son in action on Sunday. The…

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Soccer – Serie A news: ‘Zinedine Zidane to Juventus is a real possibility’ – Igor Tudor sees former team-mate in Turin, not Manchester

Soccer – Serie A news: ‘Zinedine Zidane to Juventus is a real possibility’ – Igor Tudor sees former team-mate in Turin, not Manchester

The former Real Madrid boss has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League, but he is believed to prefer a return to Serie A Zinedine Zidane returning to Juventus in a managerial capacity is “a real possibility”, according to the Frenchman’s former team-mate Igor Tudor. Having walked away from Real Madrid at…

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Soccer – Transfer news: ‘Real Madrid won’t sign Cristiano Ronaldo cover for the sake of it’ – Roberto Carlos defends lack of movement

Soccer – Transfer news: ‘Real Madrid won’t sign Cristiano Ronaldo cover for the sake of it’ – Roberto Carlos defends lack of movement

The former Blancos defender believes there remains enough quality at the Santiago Bernabeu to counter the loss of a five-time Ballon d’Or winner Real Madrid have no need to bring in cover for Cristiano Ronaldo “for the sake of it”, says Roberto Carlos, with the Blancos right to bide their time in the transfer market.…

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