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Ronaldo back training at Juventus after two months

May 20, 2020 - 11:30 AM

After spending lockdown in his native Portugal, Ronaldo returns to Italy to join Juventus’ individual training

Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo warms up prior to the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus and Bologna on September 26, 2018 at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. / AFP PHOTO / MARCO BERTORELLO

'I struggled to breathe': Juventus star reveals coronavirus nightmare

Mar 28, 2020 - 2:49 PM

Juventus star Paulo Dybala details his ordeal: 'I gasped for air and as a result I couldn't do anything, after 5 minutes I was already very tired'

FEELING BETTER. The 26-year-old Paulo Dybala is one of 3 Juventus players who contracted the virus. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo in quarantine in Portugal but 'symptom-free'

Mar 13, 2020 - 2:38 PM

After a Juventus teammate tested positive for the coronavirus, Cristiano Ronaldo has been in quarantine in his hometown in Portugal

Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo warms up prior to the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus and Bologna on September 26, 2018 at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. / AFP PHOTO / MARCO BERTORELLO

'Don't worry, I'm fine,' insists Juve coronavirus victim Rugani

Mar 12, 2020 - 4:01 PM

Ronaldo's Juventus teammate Daniele Rugani tests positive for COVID-19 and becomes the first top-flight footballer to fall victim to the virus

VIRUS VICTIM. Daniele Rugani has played for league leaders Juventus in the last 7 years. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo marks 1,000th game with record-equaling goal

Feb 23, 2020 - 5:14 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo marks his 1,000th professional game by matching a Serie A scoring record

ON TARGET. Cristiano Ronaldo (center) celebrates with his Juventus teammates after scoring the opening goal against SPAL. Photo by Elisabetta Baracchi/EPA-EFE

Ronaldo continues scoring streak to put Juve top of Serie A

Jan 13, 2020 - 8:47 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo scores for the sixth straight game as Juventus moves 2 points ahead of Inter Milan

TOP DOGS. Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus zoom into the top spot of Serie A. Photo from Twitter/@goal

Ronaldo leaves stadium before final whistle after being substituted

Nov 11, 2019 - 12:48 PM

It is the second match in a week that Cristiano Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d'Or winner, is substituted for Juventus

FRUSTRATED. Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly left the stadium 3 minutes before Juventus' match against AC Milan finished. Photo from Instagram/@juventus

5 things we learned from the Champions League

Sep 19, 2019 - 10:57 AM

Defending champion Liverpool crashes early as PSG shrugs off the absence of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe to tear apart Real Madrid

DOMINANT. Angel Di Maria (center) scores twice against his former club as Paris Saint-Germain thrashes Dani Carvajal and Real Madrid. Photo by Lucas Barioulet/AFP

K-League blasts Juventus 'deception' over Ronaldo no-show

Aug 02, 2019 - 2:16 PM

The Korean football league says it felt 'cheated' after Italian champion Juventus benched superstar Ronaldo in a friendly match

Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo warms up prior to the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus and Bologna on September 26, 2018 at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. / AFP PHOTO / MARCO BERTORELLO

Show me the money: Korean football fans to sue over Ronaldo benching

Jul 29, 2019 - 7:30 PM

Organizers say the contract with Juventus obliged Cristiano Ronaldo to suit up for at least 45 minutes, but he did not play a single second

DISAPPOINTED. Cristiano Ronaldo has been the subject of backlash from Korean fans. File photo by Miguel Medina/AFP

Ronaldo served with papers in U.S. rape lawsuit

Jun 15, 2019 - 11:18 AM

The football superstar has strongly denied the accusations against him, insisting the encounter was consensual

EMBATTLED. Cristiano Ronaldo is accused of rape by former model Kathryn Mayorga. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo rape lawsuit dropped

Jun 05, 2019 - 7:09 PM

There's still no report on whether the world football star reached a settlement with American accuser Kathryn Mayorga

MOVING ON. Ronaldo looks to move on from the case where he allegedly assaulted a former model in 2009 in Las Vegas. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo '1,000% committed' to 8-straight titlist Juventus

Apr 21, 2019 - 10:02 AM

Ronaldo claims his first Serie A title with powerhouse Juventus

HISTORIC. Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first player to win the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A. Photo by Marco Bertorello / AFP

WATCH: Ronaldo not enough as Juventus crashes out

Apr 17, 2019 - 11:55 PM

For the first time since 2010, Ronaldo will not be in the Champions League semifinals

UPSET. A young Ajax teams stuns Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus in the Champions League quarterfinals. Photo by Filippo Monteforte/AFP

Ronaldo ban would be 'crazy', says Juventus teammate

Mar 20, 2019 - 1:08 PM

The Portuguese superstar faces UEFA charges for 'improper conduct' for his 'cojones' celebration

COMPOSED. Cristiano Ronaldo is 'calm and relaxed,' says Juventus teammate Federico Bernardeschi. Photo from Juventus' Twitter account (@juventusfcen)

Ronaldo rests as Juventus absorb 1st Serie A loss

Mar 18, 2019 - 3:21 PM

The Portuguese star sits one game out after firing Juventus to the Champions League quarterfinals

BIG IMPACT. Juventus crash to their first loss after going undefeated in 27 Serie A games this season with Cristiano Ronaldo resting. File photo by Marco  Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo late winner pulls 'worst' Juventus

Jan 28, 2019 - 12:58 PM

An eighth straight Serie A title awaits Juventus, who maintained an 11-point lead in the standings

HERO ROLE. Cristiano Ronaldo saves the day for Juventus. File photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo 'not obsessed' by individual trophies

Dec 31, 2018 - 9:36 PM

The Portugal and Juventus superstar has missed on winning the Ballon d'Or and the FIFA and UEFA's player of the year trophies

WE NOT ME. Cristiano Ronaldo says the most important thing is winning "collective trophies." File photo by Jose Jordan

Ronaldo double seals new record for voracious Juventus

Dec 29, 2018 - 11:53 PM

The Italian champions end 2018 on a high behind the five-time Ballon d'Or winner

BACK OF THE NET. Cristiano Ronaldo once again stars for Juventus. File photo by Marco Bertorello

Ronaldo rescues point for 10-man Juventus

Dec 27, 2018 - 11:10 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo keeps Juventus unbeaten in Serie A after powering the reigning champions to a draw versus Atalanta

SANDWICHED. Juventus' superstar Cristiano Ronaldo eyes the ball as he gets sandwiched by the Atalanta crew during their Italian Serie A football match. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

'Try something new, come to Italy,' Ronaldo urges Messi

Dec 10, 2018 - 9:17 PM

The Juventus star, though, says he does not miss the Barcelona icon

RIVAL. Cristiano Ronaldo wants Lionel Messi to 'accept the challenge like me'. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP

Champions League: Real Madrid, Juventus, Man City into last 16

Nov 28, 2018 - 9:01 AM

Defending champion Real Madrid leads the first 7 teams marching into the Champions League qualifiers

GAME HEROES. Real Madrid's Gareth Bale (rear) and Lucas Vazquez celebrate their key victory. Photo by Filippo Monteforte/AFP

Ronaldo keeps Juve flying high with 'important' win over AC Milan

Nov 12, 2018 - 1:41 PM

The defending seven-time Serie A champions gets back on track after suffering their first defeat of the season

BACK OF THE NET. Cristiano Ronaldo fires a goal to cap off an emphatic win by Juventus. File photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Man United stuns Juventus; Man City, Real enjoy big wins

Nov 08, 2018 - 10:08 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo scores his first Champions League goal for Juventus but Manchester United pulls off a stunning comeback

KEY WIN. Juventus star forward Cristiano Ronaldo (left) wasn't enough as Luke Shaw and Manchester United rally to a key Champions League victory. Photo by Isabella Bonotto/AFP

Ronaldo helps Juve sink Manchester Utd as Real Madrid wins

Oct 24, 2018 - 9:26 AM

Juventus comes out too good for Manchester United in the Champions League

Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo falls to the ground under pressure from Manchester United midfielder Ashley Young during their Champions League match. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is an 'example' amid rape allegations

Oct 23, 2018 - 2:49 AM

The Juventus star has been accused of raping American model Kathryn Mayorga in 2009

Amid the turmoil, Ronaldo looks to pick up where he left off

Oct 19, 2018 - 10:59 AM

It's business as usual for Ronaldo as he braces for next week's trip to his former club Manchester United in the Champions League

FOCUSED. Despite the rape allegations, Cristiano Ronaldo helps Juventus keep its perfect record after 8 games. Photo by Miguel Medina/AFP

Ronaldo insists sex was 'completely consensual'

Oct 11, 2018 - 3:37 PM

Lawyer Peter Christiansen says 'documents that allegedly contain statements by Cristiano Ronaldo... are pure invention'

EMBATTLED. Cristiano Ronaldo says the rape allegations thathappened in 2009 in Las Vegas was completely consensual. Photo by Jose Jordan/AFP

Juve sporting director: 'Ronaldo's not easy to replace'

Oct 09, 2018 - 12:16 PM

Juventus continues to support Cristiano Ronaldo who is currently under investigation for a rape accusation

IRREPLACEABLE. Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici says that Cristiano Ronaldo wanted to play for Juventus from the get-go. Photo by Isabella Bonotto/AFP

Embattled Ronaldo scores to keep Juventus perfect

Oct 07, 2018 - 12:42 PM

Amid damaging rape accusations, football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo leads Juventus past Udinese

IN CONTROL. Juventus' star forward Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball during their Italian Serie A football match versus Udinese Calcio. Photo by Miguel Medina/AFP

Juventus supports Ronaldo but Nike 'deeply concerned' by rape allegations

Oct 05, 2018 - 10:11 AM

Ronaldo's club team says the rape accusations 'do not change their opinion' of the football superstar

EMBATTLED. Ronaldo denies accusations that he raped a former model in a Las Vegas hotel in June 2009.  Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo denies hotel sex attack, calls rape 'abominable'

Oct 04, 2018 - 9:35 AM

The case has threatened the reputation of the Portuguese football superstar

FIRM DENIAL. Cristiano Ronaldo says his conscience is clear. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Real Madrid suffers shock loss as Man United stutters again

Oct 03, 2018 - 9:23 AM

Toni Kroos' mistake proved costly as Real Madrid absorbs a surprise 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League

STUNNER. Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez and CSKA Moscow midfielder Jaka Bijol contest the ball during CSKA's upset win in the UEFA Champions League. Photo by Alexander Nemenov/AFP

Ronaldo gets one-game Champions League ban

Sep 27, 2018 - 9:42 PM

The Juventus superstar will get to see action against his former club Manchester United

SIDELINED. Cristiano Ronaldo will serve his one-game suspension when Juventus plays Young Boys at home next week. Photo by Isabella Bonotto

Ronaldo turns to Juventus challenge after FIFA best player snub

Sep 25, 2018 - 9:32 AM

The five-time Ballon d'Or winner loses to former teammate Luka Modric for the award this time

Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano FOCUSED. Ronaldo celebrates after he scored his first goal since he joined Juventus during the Italian Serie A football match Juventus vs Sassuolo on September 16, 2018 at the Juventus stadium in Turin. Photo by Miguel Medina/AFP

UEFA to review Ronaldo red card next week

Sep 21, 2018 - 9:25 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo will find out on September 27 whether his one-match ban is extended

DISBELIEF. Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo (left) reacts next to teammate Federico Bernardeschi after receiving a red card during their UEFA Champions Leagua match against Valencia. Photo by Jose Jordan/AFP

Tearful Ronaldo sent off on Champions League debut for Juventus

Sep 20, 2018 - 10:53 AM

A controversial red card for Cristiano Ronaldo overshadows Juventus' victory over Valencia

CONTROVERSIAL. Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after receiving a red card during the UEFA Champions League match between Juventus and Valencia. Photo by Jose Jordan/AFP

Ronaldo off the mark as Juventus remains unbeaten

Sep 17, 2018 - 11:19 AM

The 5-time Ballon d'Or winner scores his first competitive goals for Juventus

TEAMWORK. Cristiano Ronaldo thanks his teammates for helping him adapt to Italian football. AFP Miguel Medina/AFP

Ronaldo sprinkles star dust on Juventus in intimate opener

Aug 13, 2018 - 11:49 AM

Nearly 5,000 fans who went to see the 5-time Ballon d'Or winner are rewarded with a goal

STAR QUALITY. Cristiano Ronaldo displays his firepower for new team Juventus. Photo by Isabella Bonotto/AFP

'Different' Ronaldo aims for Champions League success with Juve

Jul 17, 2018 - 8:50 AM

Football is not over yet for the 33-year-old superstar

NEW CHALLENGE. Cristiano Ronaldo faced Juventus in the quarterfinals in the 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League, winning on a 4-3 aggregate. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Ronaldo to Juventus: Time to open 'new stage'

Jul 11, 2018 - 9:30 AM

The football great ends 9-year Real Madrid reign to join Juventus in a deal worth over $100 million

FAREWELL. Cristiano Ronaldo says his stint in Real Madrid is one of the happiest in his life. Photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP

Juventus makes bid for Real's Ronaldo

Jul 05, 2018 - 9:12 AM

The Italian champion squad hopes to lure football superstar Ronaldo with a whopping offer

LEADER. Cristiano Ronaldo holds the Real Madrid all-time goal record of 450. Photo by Adrian Dennis/AFP

'Referee has garbage bag instead of heart', rages Buffon

Apr 12, 2018 - 11:40 AM

Buffon, who has racked up 125 Champions League appearances but never won the competition, could not contain his frustration as Ronaldo's goal made the aggregate score 4-3

NOT HAPPILY EVER AFTER. Juventus' Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was ejected out of the game in what might be his last Champions League game after 125 caps. Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP

Ronaldo rescues Real Madrid after sensational Juventus comeback

Apr 12, 2018 - 11:08 AM

Ronaldo's penalty kick during injury time edges Juventus on the aggregate to advance to the Champions League semis

SPAIN'S SAVIOR. Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo smiles during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match between Real Madrid CF and Juventus FC at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid. Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP

Record-breaker Ronaldo lauded after 'most beautiful goal' buries Juve

Apr 04, 2018 - 12:40 PM

Everybody will now remember Ronaldo's second goal of the game

ONE OF THE GREATS. Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring a second goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg football match between Juventus and Real Madrid. Photo by Marco Bertorello/AFP

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo wins 5th Ballon d'Or award

Dec 09, 2017 - 7:54 AM

The second successive win drew Real Madrid's Ronaldo level alongside Barcelona rival Lionel Messi with 5 Ballons d'Or (Golden Ball), after the Argentinian took second in the vote, with Brazilian Neymar 3rd

NUMERO 5. This combination of pictures created on December 8, 2017 shows file photos, at right of Portuguese winger Cristiano Ronaldo holding his four European footballer of the year award "Ballon d'Or" (Golden ball) trophies in (from top left to bottom right) 2008, 2013, 2015, 2016 and, at left, his fifth award on December 7, 2017. AFP

Liga Champions: Juventus akhirnya lolos ke babak 16 besar

Dec 06, 2017 - 9:52 AM

Tiga poin dari laga ini membuat Juventus ‘finis’ sebagai runner up klasemen Grup D

Para pemain merayakan kemenangan mereka atas Olympiacos. Foto diambil dari @juventusfc/twitter

Liga Champions: Ditahan imbang Juventus, Barcelona masuk 16 besar

Nov 23, 2017 - 9:25 AM

Satu poin di laga ini sudah cukup untuk mengantarkan Barcelona ke babak 16 besar Liga Champions

Duel antara pemain Barcelona dengan Juventus di laga penyisihan Grup D Liga Champions, Kamis (23/11). Foto diambil dari @FCBarcelona_es/twitter

Liga Champions: Barcelona bungkam Olympiacos, Juventus tekuk Sporting Lisbon

Oct 19, 2017 - 9:44 AM

Barcelona semakin kokoh di puncak klasemen Grup D

Lionel Messi usai mencetak gol ke gawang Olympiacos, Kamis (19/10). Foto diambil dari @FCBarcelona/Twitter

Transfer sakit hati Leonardo Bonucci

Jul 15, 2017 - 12:46 PM

Apa yang membuat Juve rela melepasnya ke AC Milan?