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Champions League Europa blunt verdict club barely time Juventus

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08 August, 2020 6:10 pm 6:10 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – There was barely time for the full inquest into Juventus’ exit from the Champions League to even begin before the club delivered their own blunt verdict — sacking their coach Maurizio Sarri. Not so long ago, there would have been surprise, perhaps even some outrage, at a coach losing his job … Read More

Ronaldo, runs, riot, Juventus, crush

Ronaldo runs riot as Juventus crush 10-man Lecce

06 June, 2020 10:12 am 10:12 am

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo scored a thumping penalty and created goals for Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain as Juventus hammered 10-man Lecce 4-0 on Friday to stretch their lead over Lazio at the top of Serie A to seven points. The 35-year-old Ronaldo had set out his stall in the first half with … Read More

Juventus, surprise, defeat, Lyon

Sluggish Juventus slump to surprise defeat at Lyon

02 February, 2020 9:20 am 9:20 am

LYON, France (Reuters) – Juventus’s hopes of reaching the Champions League last eight suffered a blow when the two-times European Cup winners slumped to a 1-0 defeat in their last-16 first leg at Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday. Midfielder Lucas Tousart scored the only goal in the opening half to give Lyon, who are bidding to … Read More

Cristiano Ronaldo, 1-1 draw, Juventus, 10-man AC Milan, Coppa Italia semi-final.

Ronaldo penalty earns Juve draw at 10-man Milan

02 February, 2020 9:52 am 9:52 am

ROME (Reuters) – A stoppage-time Cristiano Ronaldo penalty rescued a 1-1 draw for Juventus at 10-man AC Milan in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final. Ante Rebic’s volley gave the hosts a deserved lead after 61 minutes, following a string of good saves from veteran Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. But Stefano Pioli’s side … Read More

Verona, stun, Juventus, blow Serie, title race, wide open

Verona stun Juventus to blow Serie A title race wide open

02 February, 2020 11:55 am 11:55 am

 MARCANTONIO BENTEGODI (Reuters) – Hellas Verona produced a huge upset by coming from behind to beat Serie A leaders Juventus 2-1 on Saturday, inflicting a third defeat of the season on the Italian champions. Cristiano Ronaldo set a new Juventus record by scoring in a 10th consecutive league game to put the visitors in front … Read More

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Ronaldo strikes as Juventus extend Serie A lead

10 October, 2019 9:27 am 9:27 am

TURIN (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring as Juventus beat visiting Bologna 2-1 to move four points clear at the top of the Serie A table. Ronaldo struck from close range after 19 minutes, but Danilo levelled for the visitors soon afterwards. Miralem Pjanic profited on a defensive mix-up to net Juve’s winner after … Read More

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Felix at the double as Atletico down Juventus

08 August, 2019 10:24 am 10:24 am

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Record signing Joao Felix scored two first-half goals for Atletico Madrid as they secured a 2-1 win over Juventus in the International Champions Cup at the Friends Arena. Although the vast majority of fans in the crowd seemed to be more interested in seeing his fellow Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, Felix opened the … Read More

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Late Ronaldo goal foils Torino

05 May, 2019 2:10 pm 2:10 pm

TURIN (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo headed a late equaliser to deny Torino their first win away to neighbours Juventus for 24 years as the two sides drew 1-1 in Serie A. Sasa Lukic stunned the recently-crowned Serie A champions by capitalising on a mistake by Miralem Pjanic to give Torino the lead but the visitors … Read More

Football club United rediscover their swagger but City are stunned

12 December, 2018 10:40 am 10:40 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester City stumbled to the most unexpected defeat of the Premier League season before neighbours Manchester United began their brave new world under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a glorious reminder of long-forgotten attacking swagger. After City’s sensational 3-2 reverse against Crystal Palace at their Etihad fortress, United seemed liberated and re-energised after … Read More

Ronaldo reaches 400-goal landmark as Juventus’ perfect start ends

10 October, 2018 9:41 am 9:41 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 400 goals in Europe’s top five leagues as Juventus dropped points for the first time this season following a 1-1 Serie A draw with Genoa. The Portuguese striker’s fifth league goal for Juve carried him to the milestone, adding to his 84 strikes for … Read More

Ronaldo on target again as Juve maintain perfect start

10 October, 2018 9:33 am 9:33 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Unstoppable Juventus maintained their perfect start to the season after 10 matches when first-half goals from Rodrigo Bentancur and Cristiano Ronaldo gave them a 2-0 win at Udinese in Serie A . Juventus, chasing an eighth successive league title, have 24 points from their eight matches in Serie A and have won … Read More

Ronaldo returns to Spain in Juve’s Champions League opener

09 September, 2018 9:03 am 9:03 am

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Fresh from scoring his first goals for Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo makes an eagerly-awaited return to Spain when the Italian champions play Valencia on Wednesday in their opening Champions League group game. All eyes will be on the Portuguese forward, the all-time top scorer in Europe’s elite competition and a five-times winner of … Read More

Ronaldo raring to go as Serie A kicks off amid optimism

08 August, 2018 9:32 am 9:32 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to Juventus, coach Carlo Ancelotti’s homecoming and Parma’s return to the top flight a mere three years after going bankrupt have made the Serie A season one of the most eagerly-awaited in recent years. After years of falling attendances and top players choosing to ply their trade elsewhere, there … Read More

Ronaldo has received offer to sign for Juventus: source

07 July, 2018 8:32 am 8:32 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo has received an offer to leave Real Madrid and join Italian champions Juventus, a source close to the player told Reuters on Wednesday. Soccer Football – World Cup – Round of 16 – Uruguay vs Portugal – Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia – June 30, 2018 Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo before the … Read More