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Ronaldo scores from free kick, Buffon breaks record in Juve win

07 July, 2020 10:57 am 10:57 am

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo finally scored from a free kick for Juventus and goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon made a record 648th Serie A appearance as the league leaders beat their smaller neighbours Torino 4-1 in the Derby della Mole on Saturday. Ronaldo curled his shot over the wall and into the corner to put … Read More

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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


Ronaldo misses penalty as Juve squeeze into final with Milan draw

06 June, 2020 10:19 pm 10:19 pm

TURIN (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty as Juventus were held to a 0-0 draw by 10-man AC Milan on Friday but the Turin side still squeezed into the Coppa Italia final as the season restarted following a three-month stoppage for the novel coronavirus. Juve qualified for Wednesday’s final on away goals following their … Read More

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Ronaldo double fires Juventus four points clear with Parma win

01 January, 2020 10:21 am 10:21 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice to continue his sensational scoring run and help move Juventus four points clear at the top of Serie A with a 2-1 win over Parma on Sunday. The 34-year-old’s deflected shot opened the scoring in the first half, but Juve were pegged back after the break when Andreas … Read More

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Ronaldo crowned player of the year at Dubai Globe Soccer Awards

12 December, 2019 3:23 pm 3:23 pm

DUBAI (Web Desk) – Cristiano Ronaldo was ­yesterday crowned men’s player of the year at the Dubai Globe Soccer Awards, winning the honour for a sixth time. The Juventus forward, 34, scooped Best Men’s Player of the Year at a glitzy ceremony at the Madinat Jumeirah, with England’s Lucy Bronze winning the inaugural award for … 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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Ronaldo hat-trick sends Portugal to Nations League final

06 June, 2019 2:12 pm 2:12 pm

PORTO (Reuters) – Evergreen Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick, including two late goals, to give Portugal a 3-1 win over Switzerland in a Nations League semi-final featuring an extraordinary VAR incident. Ronaldo blasted Portugal ahead from a free kick in the 25th minute, his first goal for his country for nearly a year, but 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

Ronaldo, disciplinary, hearing, goal celebration

Ronaldo faces disciplinary hearing over goal celebration

03 March, 2019 1:01 pm 1:01 pm

ZURICH (Reuters) – Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is facing disciplinary action for his celebration after one of the three goals he scored in last week’s 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League. UEFA said the Portuguese would face a hearing on Thursday for “improper conduct” during the last-16 second leg match, where Juventus … Read More

Ronaldo, hat-trick, Juve, Champions League, quarter-finals

Ronaldo hat-trick leads Juve into Champions League quarter-finals

03 March, 2019 3:09 pm 3:09 pm

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) – Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed a hat-trick against his favourite opponents Atletico Madrid as the Italians overturned a two-goal first-leg deficit to win 3-0 and reach the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday. Ronaldo blasted home the decisive goal from a penalty with four minutes left to seal a 3-2 overall triumph … Read More

Ronaldo misses penalty as Juve beat Chievo in top-versus-bottom clash

01 January, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo missed a second-half penalty for Juventus but it did not matter as the Serie A leaders brushed aside Chievo 3-0 in a top-versus-bottom clash on Monday. The Turin side were already two goals ahead when Ronaldo, the joint top scorer in Italy’s top flight with 14 goals, saw his spot … Read More

Ronaldo penalty wins Turin derby for relentless Juve

12 December, 2018 9:56 am 9:56 am

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo converted a second-half penalty and was booked for provoking the beaten goalkeeper Salvador Ichazo as relentless Serie A leaders Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in an absorbing derby. Sixth-placed Torino, who have beaten their larger neighbours only once in the last 23 years, put up a brave show but were … Read More

Juve’s prepared for emotional return to Old Trafford

10 October, 2018 9:20 am 9:20 am

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is ready for an emotional return to his former club Manchester United in the Champions League on Tuesday but believes the Italian side can win by executing their gameplan. Ronaldo is back at Old Trafford for the first time since 2013 when his goal for Real Madrid … Read More

Ronaldo among nominees for Ballon d’Or award

10 October, 2018 10:04 am 10:04 am

(Reuters) – Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been named among 30 nominees for the men’s Ballon d’Or trophy awarded by France Football magazine to the best player in the world. The Portugal captain has won the award for the past two years and five times in all, a record he shares with Argentina’s Lionel Messi … 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