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Cristiano Ronaldo - King of Italy

A profile review of Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who won his 17th trophy of a remarkable career.
Tags: News, Soccer, Italy, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo King

How Juventus won its 8th straight Serie A title

When the best team in Italy signed possibly the best player in the world, preventing it from winning yet another Serie A title was always going to be difficult            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Italy, Juventus

10 must-see Mediterranean cruise ports

A Mediterranean cruise is the Whitman’s Sampler of journeys. A taste of Santorini here, a nibble of Naples there, a morsel of Mykonos this day and a bite of Barcelona that day. And like with a box of chocolates, first-timers never know what they’re gonna get. That is, unless they do their research or take the advice of those both experienced and honest. Queue the discerning sea-legged travel writer with a list of his top 10 Mediterranean ports: Built nearly 2,000 years ago, the Roman Colosse...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Greece, Sport, Barcelona, Turkey, Rome, Things To Do, Soccer, Italy, Athens, Peta, Florence, Gaudi, Mediterranean, Naples

Manchester City and Inter Milan in talks over Danilo deal

From the Premier League to the San Siro Manchester City and Inter Milan are in talks over a move for Brazilian defender Danilo after he failed to nail down a permanent spot in the side. Danilo joined Manchester City in 2017 for a hefty fee of £26.5million from Real Madrid. Despite his big-money move, Danilo never truly nailed down a spot in Pep Guardiola’s team. Kyle Walker ensured that Danilo would not get a chance to impress in his usual position of right-back. The Brazilian has played in a n...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Italy, Vincent Kompany, Real Madrid, Pep Guardiola, Burnley, Kyle Walker, Inter Milan, Man City, Roma, Kevin De Bruyne, Danilo, Inter

Unseeded Lajovic through to Monte Carlo semis

MONACO (AP) — Dusan Lajovic reached the Monte Carlo Masters semifinals for the first time after beating Lorenzo Sonego of Italy 6-4, 7-5 Friday. The unseeded Lajovic has not dropped a set at the clay-court event. He won on his first match point against Sonego, who failed to become the first qualifier to reach the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Italy, Monte Carlo, Dusan Lajovic, MONACO AP, Lajovic, Lorenzo Sonego, Sonego

Tweets and Photos: Arsenal players react to beating Napoli

Arsenal are through to the Europa League semi-finals after victory over Napoli last night. Alexandre Lacazette scored the only goal of the game with... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Photos, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Arsenal, Europa League, Napoli, Alexandre Lacazette

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ITALY Aiming to quickly move on from its Champions League elimination, Juventus needs only a draw at home against Fiorentina on Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A title. Juventus is 17 points ahead of second-place Napoli with six rounds remaining […]
Tags: Europe, News, Sports, Soccer, Italy, Juventus, Fiorentina, Napoli

Confirmed Team News: Napoli vs Arsenal lineups

Here is the confirmed team news for the Europa League quarter-final second leg between Napoli and Arsenal Napoli team to play Arsenal ⚽️... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Sport, All News, Soccer, Italy, Arsenal, Team News, Europa League, Napoli, Arsenal Napoli

Man of Steel Giovanni Battaglin, shows us how to build modern Italian steel road bikes

A new 9-part video series from Italian bike maker Officina Battaglin’s offers a detailed peek into their workshop and how the company developed over time. Founder & 1981 Giro-Vuelta winner Giovanni Battaglin takes you inside their production shop in northern Italy to see the techniques Battaglin uses to craft modern, meticulously precise steel road bikes… […] The post Man of Steel Giovanni Battaglin, shows us how to build modern Italian steel road bikes appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Italy, How To, Road Bike, Factory Tour, Advocacy & Industry News, Officina Battaglin, Battaglin, Giovanni Battaglin

Juventus’ failure linked to Italy’s ‘catenaccio’ past

ROME (AP) — Nearly 70 years after the tactic was invented, Italian clubs are still struggling to shed their “catenaccio” past. Juventus has come in for harsh criticism over its defensive play during a surprising elimination by a young and exciting Ajax squad in the Champions League this week. “In Italy, soccer is still defensive […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ajax, Ap, Rome, Italy, Champions League, Juventus


Choosing the right ski resort for your family holiday can take a bit of planning, particularly if it’s your first time skiing together. Keep these pointers in mind and you’ll have a new family tradition before you know it. Small is beautiful More compact resorts tend to be easier to get around, because everything you need is close by and nobody needs to walk too far. Consider choosing a smaller ski area too, so that learners can build up their confidence on a set of familiar runs and meetin...
Tags: Family, Kids, Families, Holidays, Children, France, Planning, Sport, Austria, Canada, Ski, Skiing, Italy, Finland, Resorts, Lapland

Ozil out, Aubameyang out: Arsenal’s probable XI vs Napoli

Napoli vs Arsenal After a couple of thrilling nights of Champions League football, Thursday brings the return of the Europa League. Can Arsenal complete the job away at Napoli to reach the semifinals? The Gunners travel to Italy with a 2-0 advantage from the first-leg of their quarterfinal tie. Of course, even if they fail to finish in the top four in the league, Arsenal would gain entry into next season’s Champions League if they win this competition. ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Italy, Arsenal, Mesut Ozil, Times, Europa League, Gabon, Napoli, UEFA Europa League, Aubameyang, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Unai Emery, Maksimovic, Napoli Napoli

Lionel Messi on Cristiano Ronaldo being knocked out of Champions League by Ajax

Barca ease past Man United Barcelona took on Manchester United as they looked to book their place in the 2018/19 Champions League semi-final. Barca had a 1-0 advantage heading into Tuesday’s tie thanks to a Luke Shaw own goal. United started the game the brighter of the two sides with Marcus Rashford hitting the bar inside a minute. However, Lionel Messi would open the scoring with a superb finish. Messi added his second shortly after with Philippe Coutinho adding a third in the second half. L...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Italy, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Luke Shaw, Gary Lineker

Lucas Torreira and Denis Suarez injury updates before Napoli vs Arsenal

Football.London have provided fitness updates on Arsenal’s midfield duo Lucas Torreira and Denis Suarez. The Gunners travel to Naples today to take on the Italian side in the second leg of the Europa League. Unai Emery’s side will be looking to defend their 2-0 lead following their win at the Emirates last week. Lucas Torreira travels to Napoli WATFORD, ENGLAND – APRIL 15: Troy Deeney of Watford leaves the field after being shown a red card for elbowing Lucas Torreira of Arsenal during the Pr...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Italy, Arsenal, Emirates, Aaron Ramsey, Watford, Europa League, Arsenal Fc, Naples, Napoli, Troy Deeney, Huddersfield Town

California’s gas taxes total nearly $1 per gallon … and include a 28-cent ‘mystery surcharge’

With Southern California gas prices topping $4 for the first time since 2015, many have been quick to place the blame on refinery problems and a switch to the summer blend of gas. Both clearly figure into the mix. But the Golden State’s broad array of gas taxes and a “mystery surcharge” no one can quite explain placed California motorists at a disadvantage to begin with. Here’s a breakdown of what we pay in gasoline taxes, according to the California Energy Commission. All numbers except the fin...
Tags: Hong Kong, Business, Sweden, Greece, California, Office, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Beverly Hills, Denmark, Norway, Orange County, Riverside County, UC Berkeley

‘Mystery surcharge’ boosts California gas taxes to $1.26 per gallon

With Southern California gas prices topping $4 for the first time since 2015, many have been quick to place the blame on refinery problems and a switch to the summer blend of gas. Both clearly figure into the mix. But the Golden State’s broad array of gas taxes and a “mystery surcharge” no one can quite explain placed California motorists at a disadvantage to begin with. Here’s a breakdown of what we pay in gasoline taxes, according to the California Energy Commission. All numbers except the fin...
Tags: Hong Kong, Business, Sweden, Greece, California, Office, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Beverly Hills, Denmark, Norway, Orange County, Riverside County, UC Berkeley


Find your perfect holiday with Crystal’s Winter 19/20 Guide to the Mountain. It’s packed with tips on where to ski and stay next, inspiring images and articles, and resort profiles to compare side by side. We’ve got more than 120 resorts to choose from, across Europe and North America, so you can create the right holiday for you, whether you’re first timers or seasoned pros. Ski Italia A quick-glance guide to Italian ski resorts and how to pick the right one. Guide to sk...
Tags: Europe, Family, News, Winter, Holidays, Sport, Skiing, Italy, North America, FAQ, Andorra, Crystal, Chalets, Beginners, First Time, Resort Guide

Napoli & Crystal Palace: Lucas Torreira injury fears

Watford 0 – Arsenal 1 It took until April 15, but Arsenal finally recorded their first clean sheet in an away Premier League at Watford. The Gunners won a pivotal match 1-0 against the Hornets. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang charged down Ben Foster to score a freak goal for Arsenal. Minutes later Watford were down to 10-men as Troy Deeney was sent off. The win lifted Arsenal back up to fourth in the standings with 66 points from 33 games. Tottenham, in third, have 67 points on the board. Napoli & C...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Italy, Tottenham, Arsenal, Mesut Ozil, Ben Foster, Crystal Palace, Watford, Europa League, Napoli, Troy Deeney, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Unai Emery

Ajax boss confirms Frenkie de Jong is still in doubt to face Juventus

Ajax manager Erik ten Hag has this evening revealed that Frenkie de Jong has not yet been passed fit to face Juventus. Juventus vs Ajax Eredivisie table-toppers Ajax travelled to Turin earlier today, ahead of their Champions League quarter-final second-leg clash with Juventus tomorrow night. Benvenuto! 🇮🇹🌞#UCL #juvaja — AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) April 15, 2019 The capital outfit are set to head into proceedings as underdogs, with Juve a formidable force at home (as evi...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Manchester United, Italy, Juventus, Ucl, Mario Mandzukic, Turin, Excelsior, Atletico, Allianz Stadium, Juventus Juventus, Juve, Bianconeri

Tottenham step up pursuit of Sampdoria’s Joachim Andersen

As per a report from the Gazzetta Dello Sport, Tottenham Hotspur sent scouts to watch Sampdoria star Joachim Andersen in action yesterday afternoon. Sampdoria standout Andersen, a 22-year-old Danish youth international, is widely-regarded as one of the finest young defenders in Serie A. The stopper made the move to Sampdoria from FC Twente in 2017, after coming up through the youth ranks of the Dutch outfit. After a difficult debut campaign at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris, during which he managed...
Tags: Dane, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Italy, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Juventus, Christian Eriksen, Inter Milan, Roma, Sampdoria, Twente, Genoa

Giro d’Italia to start in Hungary next year

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Giro d’Italia will start in Hungary next year. The prelude stage will take place in Budapest, followed by two further stages on Hungarian soil. Giro d’Italia organizers made the announcement on Tuesday at the Italian Cultural Institute in Budapest. It will be the Grand Tour’s 14th start outside of Italy, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Budapest, Hungary, Italy, Giro d Italia, Cultural Institute, Hungary AP

Woods jumps to sixth in rankings; Johnson reclaims No. 1

Tiger Woods' final-round rally to win the Masters on Sunday in Augusta, Ga., boosted him to No. 6 in the Official World Golf Rankings, which were updated Sunday evening. Woods, 43, entered the tournament at No. 12 in the world, equaling his highest ranking since late in the 2014 season. Woods started Sunday two strokes back of Italy's Francesco Molinari, a margin that remained through 11 holes, before overcoming the gap in the closing stretch to claim his fifth green jacket.
Tags: News, Italy, Golf, Johnson, Francesco Molinari, Augusta Ga

The Masters 2019: final round heads for thrilling climax – live!

Augusta updates with early start due to weather forecastCheck out the on-course latest with the official leaderboardThe Recap: sign up and get our editors’ picks each weekAnd feel free to email [email protected] 6.41pm BST Molinari very nearly sends his next shot into the drink too, Sergio style. But his ball snags on the bank, a huge break. But in truth it’s all over for Italy’s greatest golfer. Such a sad collapse for such a likeable star. A chip and a putt, and it’s a double-bo...
Tags: Sport, US sports, Italy, Golf, Molinari, The Masters, Sergio, Sandy, Dustin, Koepka, Schauffele, Carnoustie Continue

US teen Hernandez wins title at FINA Diving Grand Prix

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Teenager Hailey Hernandez won the women’s 3-meter title, while divers from Mexico won two events at the FINA Diving Grand Prix. The meet is being held in the U.S. for the first time in six years. Hernandez, a 16-year-old from Southlake, Texas, scored 312.75 points to edge Italy’s Elena Bertocchi […]
Tags: News, Mexico, US, Sports, Ap, Italy, Hernandez, Fina, Southlake Texas, MISSION VIEJO Calif, Hailey Hernandez, Elena Bertocchi

Tiger Woods looms large at one shot behind five Masters leaders

Tiger Woods reacts to his birdie putt on 15 during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 12, 2019, at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. (Curtis ComptonAtlanta Journal-Constitution via AP) Tiger Woods hits from a bunker on the second hole during the second round for the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 12, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Tiger Woods hits a drive on the third hole during th...
Tags: England, Australia, Sports, Sport, Soccer, United States, Italy, Tiger Woods, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Pga Tour, Rickie Fowler, Northern Ireland, Norway, Johnson, Molinari

Hannibal (Sölden, April 12th)

"We wanted to perform it only once – but now the glacier spectacle has become the Alpine Everyman", Ernst Lorenzi (Initiator) Today April 12th, the historical spectacle of HANNIBAL will be performed again on the giant open-air stage at Sölden's Rettenbach Glacier. The performance of "HANNIBAL – The Crossing of the Alps" is all about the historical facts of the Second Punic War and its protagonist Hannibal, who is described in a biographical way with all modern theater settings on a really in...
Tags: Events, Sport, Rome, Austria, Skiing, Italy, Alps, Gibraltar, Red Bull, Tirol, Hannibal, Mediterranean, Solden, Tunis, Bengal, Dietrich Mateschitz

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Galaxy aim to keep streaks alive vs. Philadelphia

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is off to a strong start, just as everyone expected after his 22-goal debut last season. Ibrahimovic has scored at least a goal in each of the three games he’s played this season. He converted a pair of penalty kicks in the Galaxy’s 2-1 win over the Portland Timbers on March 31. He should have had two last week when the Galaxy defeated the Vancouver Whitecaps, but one was ruled offside. What does he have in store for Saturday night against the Philadelphia Union? (7:30 p.m. at...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Portland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Mls, Philadelphia, Vancouver, Toronto FC, Orlando City SC, Columbus Crew, Philadelphia Union, Portland Timbers, Palermo, Bologna

MotoGP retires late former champion Hayden’s No. 69

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — MotoGP has formally retired the No. 69 of former champion Nicky Hayden, who died in 2017 after a bicycling accident in Italy. Hayden used the number throughout his career from 2003-2016. He won the MotoGP championship in 2006. Hayden was known as the “Kentucky Kid,” born and raised in Owensboro, and […]
Tags: News, Kentucky, Sports, Ap, Italy, Austin Texas, Hayden, Nicky Hayden, Owensboro

Ligue 1 match temporarily stopped due to racist chants

Paris (AFP) – Friday’s French Ligue 1 game between Dijon and Amiens was temporarily suspended after the visitors’ captain Prince Gouano complained he was racially abused. The game was stopped in the 78th minute as players from both sides headed towards the touchline of the Stade Gaston-Gerard after Gouano said he heard insults from behind the goal his side was defending. Play was resumed following discussions between players, coaches and officials after which Gouano approached the stand by poin...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Italy, Raheem Sterling, Juventus, Ivory Coast, Montenegro, Cagliari, Blaise Matuidi, Afp, Ligue, Juve, Amiens, Gouano

Arsenal investigate racist abuse Kalidou Koulibaly

Arsenal have launched an investigation into a social media video that appears to show a fan racially abusing Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly during... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Italy, Arsenal, Europa League, Napoli, Football videos, Kalidou Koulibaly

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