Tag: Serie A

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 – Inter news: Mauro Icardi unconcerned by contract discussions

Soccer – Inter news: Mauro Icardi unconcerned by contract discussions

The Argentine scored a late penalty to hand Inter all three points against Serie A strugglers Udinese on Saturday. Mauro Icardi has revealed that talks are still ongoing with Inter over his contract renewal and insists that he is not worried by the discussions. Icardi scored the winner for Inter against Udinese on Saturday, lofting in a brilliantly executed…

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Soccer – Inter news: Icardi is the ‘perfect’ striker – Spalletti

Soccer – Inter news: Icardi is the ‘perfect’ striker – Spalletti

The Argentine scored a late penalty to hand his side all three points against Serie A strugglers Udinese on Saturday Mauro Icardi has been hailed as a “perfect” striker by Inter boss Luciano Spalletti after the Argentine’s winning goal against Udinese. Icardi scored with a brilliant Panenka in the 76th minute at San Siro, ensuring Inter won 1-0 despite…

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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 – Icardi next club: Icardi’s wife & agent Wanda Nara drops big contract hint as Real Madrid hopes fade

Soccer – Icardi next club: Icardi’s wife & agent Wanda Nara drops big contract hint as Real Madrid hopes fade

The striker has been in excellent form thus far this season and now looks set to put pen to paper amid talk of interest from Los Blancos Mauro Icardi’s agent Wanda Nara has hinted that he is poised to sign a new contract at Inter Milan. The Argentine has been heavily linked with an exit from…

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Soccer – Torino vs Juventus: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Soccer – Torino vs Juventus: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

After a shock Champions League defeat on Wednesday, Massimiliano Allegri’s men are primed to continue their domination domestically Juventus will seek to maintain their firm grip on the Serie A title race on Saturday when they make the short trip to Torino for the Turin derby. Massimiliano Allegri’s side were stunned 2-1 by Young Boys…

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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 – Juventus news: Joao Cancelo out for rest of 2018 after knee surgery

Soccer – Juventus news: Joao Cancelo out for rest of 2018 after knee surgery

Juventus will likely be without Joao Cancelo for some weeks after he had surgery to correct a meniscus problem. Joao Cancelo has undergone successful surgery on his right knee, Juventus have confirmed, and will be out through the end of 2018. The defender picked up the injury before the club’s Champions League group stage finale…

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Soccer – Inter Milan news: Luciano Spalletti not fearing repeat of last year’s crisis

Soccer – Inter Milan news: Luciano Spalletti not fearing repeat of last year’s crisis

After his team exited the Champions League this week and have won one game in seven, the manager remains confident crisis can be averted Inter boss Luciano Spalletti does not fear their 2018-19 campaign will be derailed by the sort of mid-season crisis they suffered a year ago. With Tottenham drawing Barcelona, a victory with PSV…

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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 – Messi, Pjanic or Neymar? Top 15 free-kick scorers of last five years

Soccer – Messi, Pjanic or Neymar? Top 15 free-kick scorers of last five years

The Barcelona and Juventus stars bring an extra dimension to their teams’ play with a stunning talent for converting even the most difficult attempts It is a testament to Lionel Messi’s ability with the dead ball that any free-kick on the edge of the opposition area has Barcelona fans on the edge of their seats…

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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 – Inter news: Ex-Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta takes over at Inter

Soccer – Inter news: Ex-Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta takes over at Inter

Inter have a new CEO, as Giuseppe Marotta – formerly a Juventus chief – had his new position confirmed on Thursday. Former Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta has taken up a similar role at Serie A rivals Inter Milan, the club announced on Thursday. Marotta joined Juve in 2010 and presided over a glorious period for…

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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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