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Ronaldo faces improper conduct charge for celebration

Cristiano Ronaldo faces an improper conduct charge from UEFA ahead of Juventus' Champions League quarter-final.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Uefa


UEFA probe Ronaldo for ‘improper conduct’ over ‘cojones’ goal celebration

Milan (AFP) – UEFA on Monday opened an investigation into Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal celebration after scoring a hat-trick in Juventus’ Champions League comeback win against Atletico Madrid last week. European football’s governing body said Ronaldo... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Afp, Juventus Champions League, Ronaldo Visit, Milan AFP UEFA


Ronaldo charged by UEFA for gesture mocking Simeone

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has charged Cristiano Ronaldo for a provocative gesture mocking Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone after Juventus eliminated the Spanish club from the Champions League. UEFA says its disciplinary panel will judge the charge of “improper conduct” on Thursday. Simeone was fined 20,000 euros ($22,700) by UEFA for making an obscene […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Diego Simeone, Simeone, Nyon Switzerland


Cristiano Ronaldo vs UEFA: Ban threat as Juventus star under investigation

Cristiano Ronaldo vs UEFA Could Cristiano Ronaldo be banned for Juventus in the Champions League quarterfinals? That possibility has increased on Monday after UEFA have confirmed they’ve opened an investigation against the Juve star. Ronaldo is facing a punishment for “improper conduct” in the Champions League match against Atletico Madrid. Gianluca Di Marzio has confirmed that a final decision on the Ronaldo matter will be taken on March 21. UEFA open disciplinary proceedings against Cristian...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Cristiano, Gary Neville, Turin, Diego Simeone, Atletico, Simeone, Juve


Ronaldo rested as Juventus lose, Inter go third with Milan derby win

Milan (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo was rested and Juventus crashed to their first Serie A defeat of the season at Genoa on Sunday following their Champions League heroics, as Inter won a fiery Milan derby... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Milan, Sport, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Genoa, Afp, Inter


Juventus - minus Ronaldo - suffer first Serie A defeat of the season

Juventus - minus Champions League hero Cristiano Ronaldo - fall to their first Serie A defeat of the season as they suffer a shock loss at Genoa.
Tags: Football, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus


Ronaldo rested as Genoa inflict Juve’s first Serie A defeat

Milan (AFP) – Juventus suffered their first Serie A defeat of the season on Sunday losing 2-0 to Genoa with late goals from former player Stefano Sturaro and Goran Pandev. Ronaldo missed the trip to... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Ronaldo, Genoa, Afp, Juve, Stefano Sturaro, Milan AFP Juventus, Goran Pandev Ronaldo


Ronaldo rested for Genoa clash after Champions League heroics

Rome (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Juventus’ trip to Genoa after firing the Serie A side to the Champions League quarter-finals, coach Massimiliano said on Saturday. “I’m leaving him at home, he had played... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Genoa, Afp, Massimiliano


Ronaldo and Messi - Kings of the Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi starred for their respective clubs to reach the quarter-finals.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi Kings


Manchester United vs. Barcelona highlights Champions League quarterfinals draw

NYON, Switzerland — A new generation of Manchester United players will have to get through Barcelona to win the Champions League. And Lionel Messi will still be there. United was drawn Friday to face Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinals, hosting the first leg on April 10. Also Friday, Tottenham was drawn to face Manchester City in an all-English pairing, Liverpool will face Porto, and Ajax will meet Juventus. The first legs will be played April 9-10, with the return games April 16-17....
Tags: London, Sports, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Wembley Stadium, Amsterdam, Manchester, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Portugal


Juve aren't worried about possible Ronaldo suspension - Nedved

Pavel Nedved insists Juventus aren't worried about any repercussions from Cristiano Ronaldo's goal celebration against Atletico Madrid, despite reports the forward could be suspended for their Champions League quarter-final against Ajax.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Pavel Nedved, Juve, Nedved


Ronaldo back in Portugal squad after nine-month absence

Lisbon (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo was named in defending European champions Portugal’s squad on Friday nine months after his last international appearance at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. With Euro 2020 qualifiers against Ukraine... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Ukraine, Soccer, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lisbon, Afp


Man United, Barcelona marquee match of exciting quarterfinals

It’s an all-English clash as City draw Spurs, while Ajax are rewarded with clash against Ronaldo’s Juventus
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Ronaldo returns to Portugal for European qualifiers

Cristiano Ronaldo is back on Portugal's national soccer team for the first time since the World Cup            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo


Everyone praises Olivier Giroud after perfect Chelsea hat-trick

Olivier Giroud – Top Europa League goalscorer Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud is getting all the plaudits on Thursday evening after scoring a perfect hat-trick against Dynamo Kyiv in the Europa League. Despite criticism of Maurizio Sarri over the past few months, Chelsea have really gone through the gears in the Europa League. The Blues have only conceded four goals during the entire tournament and have confidently seen off any team that stood in their way. Their latest impressive performance ca...
Tags: England, France, Sport, Ukraine, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Drogba, Olivier Giroud, Messi, Chelsea FC, Sevilla, William Hill


“Ronaldo’s an extraordinary footballer, but Messi is a genius” – Capello

Fabio Capello is team Messi Former England boss Fabio Capello has claimed while Cristiano Ronaldo ‘has made himself a champion’, Lionel Messi ‘is a genius’. It’s been a big week for both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Both players faced crunch Champions League clashes against Atletico Madrid and Lyon and needed to step up. Safe to say, both players did just that. Meanwhile, Messi took centre stage as Barcelona thrashed Lyon 5-1, securing their place in the next round. Now, that age-old d...
Tags: England, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sky, Juventus, Fabio Capello, Atletico Madrid, Messi, Ac Milan, Lyon, Atletico, Allianz Stadium


“Home we smash them”: Evra reveals pre-Atletico Ronaldo messages

Ronaldo confident as always Patrice Evra has released his conversation with Cristiano Ronaldo before Juventus’ incredible comeback victory over Atletico Madrid on Tuesday. Juventus were 2-0 down in the first leg thanks to goals from Jose Maria Gimenez and Diego Godin. Diego Simeone also caught the headlines after his incredible cojones celebration.  Then, Ronaldo trolled Atletico Madrid of their lack of Champions League trophies which caused a bit of a storm.  That meant that the second leg was...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Manchester United, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Messi, Leo Messi, Atletico, Soo, Patrice Evra, Evra, Allianz Stadium


Ronaldo predicted he'd 'smash' Atletico as Evra shares his WhatsApp conversation with Juventus star

Patrice Evra has shared his WhatsApp conversation with Cristiano Ronaldo where the Juventus star predicted that his side would successfully dump Atletico Madrid out of the Champions League. The former team-mates at Manchester United are seemingly still in regular contact, with Evra revealing that Ronaldo sent the messages about the last-16 second leg five days before the game. It would turn out that his prediction came true, with Ronaldo scoring an incredible hat-trick as Juve overturned a 2-0 f...
Tags: News, Manchester United, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Patrice Evra, Evra, Juve, Atletico as Evra


Ronaldo inspires praise, and more goals, from Messi

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Now playing in different countries, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo still find ways to inspire one another to new heights. Ronaldo captured the attention of the soccer world on Tuesday when he scored a hat trick to lead Juventus past Atletico Madrid and into the Champions League quarterfinals. Not to be […]
Tags: News, Sports, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Messi, Barcelona Spain


Shocker for Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League ban fears

Juventus 3 – Atletico Madrid 0 Juventus booked their spot in the Champions League quarterfinals with a 3-0 home win over Atletico Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo lead Juve to a remarkable comeback win after the Bianconeri lost 2-0 in Spain. Prior to this week’s match, Ronaldo had only scored once in the Champions League. Ronaldo has been the leading scorer in the Champions League in the past six seasons. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Soccer, Real Madrid, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Cristiano, Turin, Diego Simeone, Atletico, Simeone, Juve


Every opponent will be difficult, not just Ronaldo's Juventus - Pique

Gerard Pique believes there are more challenges waiting in the quarter-finals, not just Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gerard Pique, Juventus Pique


Messi and Ronaldo continue to do special things - Genesio

Lyon head coach Bruno Genesio hailed the respective performances of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in their last-16 matches in the Champions League.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi, Lyon, Bruno Genesio


Anything Cristiano can do... Messi reminds Europe he is Ronaldo's equal

Anything you can do, I can do better. Why Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi need to compete with each other to keep the greatest rivalry in football history alive.
Tags: Europe, News, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Cristiano, Messi


Ronaldo paying Juventus back with goals galore

TURIN, Italy (AP) — If you can’t beat him, buy him. The $131 million that Juventus spent to lure Cristiano Ronaldo away from Real Madrid is already paying off on the field and off it. Ronaldo scored a hat trick against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday, giving the Italian team the three […]
Tags: News, Sports, Soccer, Real Madrid, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Turin Italy


Why the rape case against Cristiano Ronaldo has stalled

Come to a standstill On the day that Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals in the Champions League, a report has speculated why the legal case against him has stalled. It has been six months since a case against Cristiano Ronaldo was reopened. That case was in relation to the alleged sexual assault of Kathryn Mayorga in 2009, during his time at Manchester United. The case was then reopened by Police in Las Vegas following a report from Der Spiegel which interviewed Mayorga. Ronaldo later slammed...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Italy, Champions League, Pep Guardiola, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Espn, Las Vegas, Allianz Stadium, Der Spiegel, Turin Italy, Mayorga, Abed Awad


Champions League king Ronaldo delivers for Juventus

Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo delivered the biggest return yet on Juventus’s multi-million euro investment with an incredible hat-trick that rescued their Champions League dream against Atletico Madrid. The Portuguese star made light work... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Afp, Turin Italy


On Soccer: Juventus Survives, as the Improbable Becomes Real Again

Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat trick to lead his team to a stunning comeback hardly surprises in a Champions League that has, in recent years, discarded the very notion of unlikely.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Cristiano, UEFA Champions League (Soccer, Juventus (Soccer Team, Atletico Madrid (Soccer Team


Ronaldo lifts Juventus into Champions League quarterfinals

The Portuguese star pulled out a spectacular performance and scored thrice to help Juventus overcome a 2-0 first leg deficit against Atletico Madrid.
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Ronaldo: This Is Why Juventus Bought Me

Fresh from scoring the hat-trick that sent Juventus into the quarter-finals of the Champions League, Cristiano Ronaldo declared: ‘This is why Juve bought me’. On a frenzied night in Turin Ronaldo scored three times to overturn a 2-0 deficit against Atletico Madrid and keep the Italian champions’ dream alive. Ronaldo scored two headers either side of half-time before keeping his cool and smashing home from the penalty spot four minutes from time to spark delirious celebrations. He is now on cour...
Tags: Sport, Ajax, Soccer, Real Madrid, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Turin, Bernabeu, Juve, Sky Sport Italia


Pep Guardiola fearful of Cristiano Ronaldo after Atletico Madrid

Man City & Juventus Tuesday was a brilliant night for Manchester City and Juventus in the Champions League. City blew Schalke off the park as the Manchester crowd were treated to a 7-0 victory. In Turin, Juventus staged one of the great Champions League comebacks against Atletico Madrid. Atletico, known for their defensive prowess, were 2-up from the first leg. However Cristiano Ronaldo scored his eight Champions League hat-trick to lead Juventus into the final eight. ...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester, Champions League, Pep Guardiola, Bayern Munich, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Madrid, Schalke, Man City