Italian football manager and Old Lady winger Mauro Camoranesi feels the team won’t have it their way entirely during the weekend’s derby battle against Torino.
According to Mauro Camoranesi, former Juventus midfielder, his former club, and main forward Cristiano Ronaldo could be troubled by the high-flying Torino even if the team has all but winded up the Serie A crown. Torino had been bouncing in between Italy’s leading division and Serie B from 2002-10 and now has been on the rise during the recent seasons and is presently sixth in the table. Juventus have assumed their position at the top, presently eight points in standings clear of Napoli as they strike for their consecutive 8th league title. Continue reading →
The Portuguese star reached yet another landmark with the ex-Real Madrid and Manchester United star has taken his game to great heights. Ronaldo has continued to redefine the goal scoring art with the Juventus champion being the first player to record 400 across 5 top leagues of Europe. The Portugal international was offered a stage by Manchester United in 2003 and it made Ronaldo get his target in the Premier League around 84 times during a short tenure at Old Trafford.
It was a record-breaking movement which then took the 5 time Ballon d’Or star to Real Madrid. There were innumerable records made by the 33-year-old. Within 292 appearances, Ronaldo managed to score 311 La Liga efforts in the top flight for the Blancos. Juventus made an investment of €100 million worth over the summer and also saw great outcomes coming out of him. Ronaldo was heading into a meeting with Genoa with 4 goals to his name for Bianconeri. Out of which 2 out of those came in Serie A. The tally was bolstered in 18 minutes of Ronaldo’s latest outing and he hit one greater landmark during the process.
Cristiano Ronaldo, the post he got off the mark in the league for Juventus had his sights on his all-time favorite game, the Champions League. He was under tremendous pressure, especially after having played 3 games and scoring nothing in Juventus post his movement from Real Madrid. However, he did overcome the drought when he achieved 2 goals in Serie A with a 2-1 win against Sassuolo in Serie A. Post this achievement, he had to go on a trip to Valencia for the Champions League. He felt like it was his home as it was the kind of competition; he always wanted to take part in. Ronaldo hoped for some luck, although it was a tough group he was looking forward to it.
Juventus has achieved the Serie A title in the last 7 seasons and Italian Cup and the league for the past 4 years. However, it did have its struggles during transfer of domestic supremacy to European platform. Since 1996, Juventus has not achieved victory in the premier club competition in Europe, but it has successfully reached the finals twice in 4 editions. After making a record of 112 million euro in Serie A, the 5-time winner of Ballon d’ Or sent out a message that he wishes to take one step further in this season. Ronaldo has achieved the Champions League trophy 4 times in last 5 seasons and with 120 goals, he is the undoubtedly the leading scorer. Continue reading →
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored his first goal for his new club Juventus in a friendly match against the Juventus youth side. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said that he is an exciting signing for the team and that they are looking forward to winning the Champions League.
Cristiano Ronaldo looked comfortable among his new teammates and was impressive throughout the game.
Massimiliano Allegri said that his team wants to win the Champions League after reaching the final twice in three years. He said that Juventus is an ambitious club and this is why they made a move for Cristiano Ronaldo. He said that he is a world-class player and that he has the necessary experience and skills to help the team win an important trophy such as the Champions League. Continue reading →
With what is happening in Russia, are there still many who would argue that Lionel Messi is the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT) compared to Cristiano Ronaldo? While one continues to show signs of mental weakness, the other is leading, scratch that, carrying his team to glory.
Ante Rebic, Luke Modric and Ivan Rakitic all scored as Croatia sank Argentina 3-0 on Thursday. Argentina could barely respond as Croatia kept asking questions of them repeatedly. Their fate is no longer in their hands as Iceland and Nigeria meet on Friday in a high stakes game. Continue reading →
Barcelona midfield legend Xavi Hernandez opines that Neymar Jr. and Kylian Mbappe would be the next football stars after Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. There are already debates about who would be the next World Best player after the duo of Messi and Ronaldo who have dominated heavily in the last decade.
As age slowly catches up with the stars, arguments are already brewing about who would take over the revered mantle. Xavi feels Neymar has a strong ability to take over the mantle. “I think there will be a while after Messi and Cristiano when Neymar will be the reference point. Especially as he is Brazilian. Brazil have every chance of making it to a World Cup final. The Neymar era will last three to four years, and then Mbappe’s time will come,” the Spaniard said. Continue reading →
Cristiano Ronaldo is complaining of the quality of players now in the Real Madrid setup. The top Spanish side under the management of Zinedine Zidane decided not to spend money on reinforcements after achieving consistent successes in the league and on the continent.
Madrid won three Champions League titles out of possible four and then capped it with actually winning the La Liga after coming close the previous year. Now it is almost certain that Barcelona would run away with the La Liga title and they have reinforced to become a major threat in Europe. Continue reading →
Real Madrid superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo has auctioned off one of his five Ballon d’Or awards at a charity auction. The Portuguese skipper let the prized award go for £600,000 at a charity auction. The Euro 2016 star made the gesture so funds can be made from the replica for Make-A-Wish charity, according to reports.
The charity is keen on helping kids fight life threatening issues. Ronaldo has won the award five times, the first in 2008 and then in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017. The player asked that his 2013 replica be auctioned off to help the charity in their work. Reports claim he specifically asked that the 2013 replica be used – the first one he received upon moving to Spain after winning the first while at Old Trafford.
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo wants the club to strengthen their ranks in the forthcoming winter window. The club is well off its usual pace in the La Liga though they maintain a decent form in Europe, where they are record back to back champions.
The Portuguese has been rumoured to have met with Ligue 1 giants PSG ahead of a possible move. Madrid’s open flirting with Neymar, his lower pay compared to the Brazilian and Lionel Messi, current form, possible change of environment or just a hint to his current employers – all these have been given as reasons for the secret meeting with PSG. Continue reading →