Juventus entire board announces resignation

The entire board of Italian club Juventus, including president Andrea Agnelli, have resigned. The Serie A club finished fourth in the league last season and made a €254.3m (£220m) loss – a record in Italy. Last November, Juventus said they were co-operating with police after an investigation was launched into the club’s transfers. The investigation concerned “revenues from player registration rights”…

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‘The best timing is always my timing’ – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo says he will “speak when he wants” and his row with Manchester United will not “shake” his Portugal team at the World Cup. United are exploring their legal options as they look to end Ronaldo’s time at the club following his critical interview with TalkTV. Ronaldo, 37, said he felt “betrayed by the club” and stated he had “no…

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Ronaldo becomes first person to have 500 million followers on Instagram

Cristiano Ronaldo, the Manchester United star became the first person to have 500 million followers on Instagram. On social media, the famous footballer from Portugal amassed 500 million followers. Ronaldo was the first famous person to reach a significant number on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Almost twice as the former Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli’s followers on Instagram. More…

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Ronaldo on target as Manchester United edge Sheriff

Cristiano Ronaldo marked his return to the Manchester United fold with his 701st career goal to seal a comfortable Europa League win over Sheriff Tiraspol at Old Trafford. Dropped for last weekend’s trip to Chelsea as punishment for refusing to come on as a substitute against Tottenham eight days ago, it seemed as though Ronaldo was destined not to score…

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Juventus suffer second consecutive defeat in Champions League

Juventus were beaten at home by Benfica in the Champions League to heap more pressure on boss Massimiliano Allegri. Juve have now suffered back-to-back Group H defeats and face an uphill task to reach the knockout stage. The hosts led through Arkadiusz Milik’s header but were pegged back by Joao Mario’s penalty. David Neres scored the winner at Allianz Stadium…

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Rooney tells United to let Ronaldo quit

Wayne Rooney has urged Manchester United to let Cristiano Ronaldo quit Old Trafford – and told them what type of striker they should replace him with. The former Derby manager struck up a glorious partnership with Ronaldo during their time together at the club during the noughties. Now the new DC United boss has cast his eye over the troubles of his…

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Ronaldo posts pic with baby girl as Georgina Rodriguez returns home

Cristiano Ronaldo spoke of being “home sweet home” with his loving family, days after the trauma of losing his newborn son. Partner Georgina Rodriguez, 28, and the tragic boy’s twin sister returned home, three days after announcing their loss. Posting on Instagram, the Manchester United legend, 37, thanked fans for their support and added. “Now it’s time to be grateful for the life that…

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Ronaldo thanks Anfield for ‘respect’ shown after death of baby boy

Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo says he will never forget the “respect and compassion” showed by the Anfield crowd following the death of his baby boy. Manchester United and Liverpool fans united in a fan-led minute of applause in support of Ronaldo and his family during Tuesday’s league game. Liverpool supporters sang their club’s anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ after seven minutes…

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Ronaldo to miss Manchester United’s game against Liverpool after death of newborn son

Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Manchester United’s Premier League fixture at Liverpool on Tuesday following the death of one of his newborn twins. A United statement read: “Family is more important than everything and Ronaldo is supporting his loved ones at this immensely difficult time. “As such, we confirm he will not feature in the match against Liverpool at Anfield and…

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Ronaldo and partner Rodriguez announce death of baby boy

Manchester United footballer Cristiano Ronaldo and partner Georgina Rodriguez have announced the death of their baby boy, saying it is the “greatest pain that any parents can feel”. The Portugal international, 37, and Rodriguez, 28, were expecting twins. Their baby girl survived, and they said her birth “gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness”.…

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