Champions League Football

Cristiano Ronaldo sets unwanted personal record in the Champions League in first season for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo’s £99 million transfer from Real Madrid to Juventus seemed to come from out of nowhere, despite rumours swirling for a succession of months. The Portuguese and certainly adapted quicker to his new surroundings than Real Madrid have without their former star man. Ten goals in 15 matches for Ronaldo in Serie A is […]

Champions League Football

The worst UEFA Champions League XI from the group stages this year

The Champions League group stages are over and there was little surprise with who qualified for the knockout stages. Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski currently leads the scoring stats with an impressive eight goals in just six games with Edin Dzeko also impressing in front of goal. Giorgio Chiellini has unsurprisingly been solid at the back […]

Champions League Football

Cristiano Ronaldo denied Paulo Dybala one of his best ever goals v Young Boys

Juventus qualified for the Champions League knockout rounds after finishing top of Group H, despite suffering their second defeat of the group stages on Wednesday night. The Italian giants deployed a strong starting line-up against the Swiss champions, featuring Cristiano Ronaldo. However, Young Boys – who finished bottom of the group – took a surprise […]

Champions League Football

Arsene Wenger spoke the truth about Cristiano Ronaldo showing off his abs v Man Utd

Cristiano Ronaldo lost the respect of some Manchester United fans for his eyebrow-raising celebration after scoring against his former club on Wednesday night. The Portuguese superstar, who completed his remarkable transformation from inconsistent teenager to goalscoring machine during his six years at Old Trafford, netted a wonderful volley and then celebrating by lifting up his […]

Champions League Football

Sergio Ramos has tweeted after being accused of elbowing Viktoria Plzen’s Milan Havel

Santiago Solari made it three wins from three as Real Madrid’s interim manager against Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League on Wednesday. Los Blancos, who sacked Julen Lopetegui following a difficult start to the season, cruised to a 5-0 victory to go top of Group G. Karim Benzema scored twice, reaching 200 goals for Real […]

Champions League Football La Liga

Solari, on Vinicius: When it’s inevitable, a player will end up playing

Ahead of Real Madrid‘s Champions League game against Viktoria Plzen, temporary coach, Santiago Solari, didn’t give any clues about his starting XI, but he did take time to praise Vinicius Junior. With two wins under his belt already, another for Solari could see his candidacy for the position full-time enhanced. “I want Vinicius to be a fully-fledged first-team player but that process has to be […]

Champions League Football La Liga

Malcom did more in two minutes that Dembele managed in 80

Ernesto Valverde hasn’t quite been able to get the very best out of either Ousmane Dembele or Malcom in the 2018/19 season to this point, however, in Milan on Tuesday evening the Brazilian forward did more in two minutes that the Frenchman did in 80. Dembele was handed a rare start as Los Cules headed to the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza needing just a point to secure their progress into the […]