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Davids: Ronaldo won’t guarantee Juve Champions League

Holders Real may be struggling since CR7’s departure but Europe remains a lottery, legend says Edgar Davids (right) with Fabrizio Puglisi, CEO of FFG Sports Management LCC, who are helping to bring Juventus Academies to the UAE. Ras Al Khaimah: Cristiano Ronaldo is the best of the best but bringing him to Juventus won’t necessarily guarantee them the Uefa Champions ...

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Ronaldo stars as Juventus stay perfect

Superstar scores one and sets one up in victory over Frosinone giving reigning champions a fifth-straight win Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates. Milan: Cristiano Ronaldo erased the frustration of his Champions League red card midweek by scoring the opener and setting up Federico Bernardeschi for a second as Juventus kept their perfect record in Serie A after five games with a 2-0 ...

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Ronaldo sent off, but Juve still cruise in Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo leaves the field in tears. Paris: Juventus kicked off their Champions League campaign with a 2-0 victory at Valencia in a match overshadowed by a controversial red card for Cristiano Ronaldo, while tournament favourites Manchester City were stunned at home by Lyon on Wednesday. Ronaldo’s Champions League debut for Juventus lasted less than half an hour as the ...

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Ronaldo makes home debut as Juventus beat Lazio

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 658 career goals for club and country Cristiano Ronaldo made his home debut for Juventus as they beat Lazio to extend their winning start to the season. Miralem Pjanic’s delightful finish from 25 yards put the Italian champions ahead before Mario Mandzukic struck from close range after half-time. Ronaldo, a £99.2m summer signing from Rea… BBC ...

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Ronaldo, Modric, Salah up for Uefa Player of the Year award

Nyon: Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohammad Salah have been shortlisted for the Uefa Player of the Year award, the sport’s European governing body said on Monday. Ronaldo, who won the award last season, helped Real Madrid to a third consecutive Champions League title and finished as the competition’s top scorer with 15 goals. The Portuguese, who has three wins ...

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Football: Ronaldo set for Serie A debut amid tight security in Verona

VERONA: Cristiano Ronaldo makes his eagerly-awaited Serie A debut for Juventus on Saturday (Aug 18)amid the tightest security and excitement the Italian city of Verona has seen since a concert by Robbie Williams at Chievo’s Bentegodi Stadium last year. Reigning champions Juventus face Chievo in their Serie A opener at 1600 GMT (12.00am Singapore time) in the small northeastern Italian city ...

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Will Ronaldo be good for Italian football and can he restore Serie A to former glories?

Serie A boasts three of Europe’s best attacking players in Milan’s Gonzalo Higuain, Juve’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Inter’s Ivan Perisic Serie A can never be reduced to a one-man show and it simply cannot be all about Cristiano Ronaldo. Nevertheless, it is hard to understate the impact his arrival at Juventus has had on the league before a ball has ...

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Ronaldo discharged from hospital in Spain

Ibiza: Former Brazil and Real Madrid striker Ronaldo Nazario was discharged from an Ibiza hospital on Tuesday after suffering “heavy flu” while on holiday. The 41-year-old was admitted on Friday after reportedly suffering from pneumonia. Hospital sources told Spanish media that Ronaldo left on Tuesday. Ronaldo assured fans on social media on Sunday that he was fine and would soon ...

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