BARCELONA, Spain - Not once, but twice Cristiano Ronaldo leapt, twisted, and landed with both arms thrust downward as if he were driving a flag into conquered terrain at the Camp Nou.Ronaldo celebrated after scoring two penalties to lead Juventus to a ...
Dec 9, 2020
TURIN, Italy - Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 750th career goal to help Juventus beat Dynamo Kyiv, 3-0, on Wednesday and leave his team with a chance of securing top spot in its Champions League group.Ronaldo scored Juve's second goal ...
Dec 3, 2020
MILAN - Cristiano Ronaldo marked his recovery from the coronavirus by scoring twice on his return to help Juventus beat newly promoted Spezia 4-1 in the Italian league on Sunday (Monday, Manila time).Juventus was struggling to break Spezia down until Ronaldo ...
Nov 2, 2020
THERE was no Cristiano Ronaldo on the field and no fans in the stands to see Barcelona and Lionel Messi beat Juventus 2-0 away in the Champions League on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).Ronaldo's lingering COVID-19 case prevented ...
Oct 29, 2020
GENEVA - As a second wave of coronavirus cases hits Europe, the Champions League is going to again send elite players criss-crossing the continent.But football biggest club competition has a back-up plan to ensure the group stage can be completed, ...
Oct 17, 2020
GENEVA - Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will face each other in the Champions League group stage for the first time - and fans could be allowed back in to watch.Messi's Barcelona was drawn from the pot of second-seeded teams ...
Oct 2, 2020
TURIN, Italy - While Lionel Messi's future remains a major question in world soccer, longtime rival Cristiano Ronaldo has professed his complete dedication to Juventus entering the third season of a four-year contract with the Italian club."As I' ...
Aug 28, 2020
ROME - It's no exaggeration to say that Cristiano Ronaldo had more of an impact on Juventus' record-extending ninth straight Serie A title than anyone else.The five-time Ballon d'Or winner matched a record by scoring ...
Jul 27, 2020
TURIN, Italy - Over a three-minute span of the second half, Cristiano Ronaldo ensured Juventus would not lose to Lazio for a third time this season.Ronaldo's double strike in a 2-1 win on Monday meant Juventus could clinch ...
Jul 21, 2020
MILAN - Cristiano Ronaldo finally scored with a free kick in the Italian league to help Juventus beat Torino, 4-1, on Saturday in a match which also saw Gianluigi Buffon set the Serie A appearance record.Ronaldo scored Juve's third ...
Jul 5, 2020
CRISTIANO Ronaldo is back in form.He set up two goals and converted a penalty to help Juventus beat 10-man Lecce, 4-0, on Friday and boost its chances of claiming a record-extending ninth successive Serie A title.Ronaldo had ...
Jun 27, 2020
ROME - Cristiano Ronaldo never had a chance.Arkadiusz Milik converted the decisive spot kick in a penalty shootout as Napoli won its sixth Italian Cup following a scoreless draw with Juventus on Wednesday.Ronaldo was likely Juventus' last penalty taker but ...
Jun 18, 2020
TURIN, Italy - Football finally resumed in Italy in a surreal atmosphere as Juventus drew with 10-man AC Milan, 0-0, on Friday to reach the Italian Cup final on the away goals rule.The first leg finished 1-1 in Milan ...
Jun 13, 2020
CRISTIANO Ronaldo reported to Juventus' training center for medical tests on Tuesday after a 10-week absence and gave the media a thumbs up when he left three hours later.The five-time Ballon d'Or winner observed a two- ...
May 20, 2020
AS the economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic ripple across world football, FIFA sees a "duty" to offer a lifeline from its vast cash reserves.Talks are underway about how the governing body's support fund will be distributed, with the ...
Apr 1, 2020
ITALY'S sports minister is planning to extend the ban on games and competitions in the country through all of April.The current nationwide lockdown is due to expire on Friday but Italian health experts have said the need to try to ...
Mar 29, 2020
ROME - Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates along with coach Maurizio Sarri agreed to forgo €90 million (US$100 million) in wages on Saturday to help the club during the coronavirus crisis.The club said the money amounted to four months' worth ...
Mar 29, 2020
FOOTBALL star Cristiano Ronaldo and his agent Jorge Mendes are funding three intensive care units for coronavirus patients at hospitals in Portugal.A hospital in Porto said the contribution from the Juventus forward and his agent will pay for 15 intensive care ...
Mar 25, 2020
ROME - Juventus lost its grip on first place in Serie A to Lazio on Saturday and the eight-time defending champion will have to wait more than a week - possibly even longer - to try and get it back.That's because ...
Mar 1, 2020
DYGUALDO, LuLa or Immobile?The Serie A title race could come down to which team has the best strike force.Juventus has the superstar trident of Paulo Dybala, Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo - the so-called Dygualdo. Inter Milan has Romelu Lukaku ...
Dec 26, 2019
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