Messi sparks another debate

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Lionel Messi has started yet another debate with Cristiano Ronaldo after sealing a stunning hat-trick for Barcelona against Real Betis on Sunday night. Lionel Messi v Cristiano Ronaldo The Argentine football superstar couldn’t help but admit his admiration for Cristiano Ronaldo during last week’s Champions League action. The Juventus ace struck a sensational hat-trick to dump Atletico Madrid out of the Champions League. But in yet another case of “anything you can do, I can do better”, Lionel Messi continues to show his sheer brilliance. Related Articles The star scored…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus forward charged by Uefa over celebration

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On Mar 18, 2019 9,099 0 Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with improper conduct by Uefa for his celebration after beating Atletico Madrid to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Ronaldo has scored 124 goals in the Champions League The 34-year-old appeared to mimic Atletico boss Diego Simeone, who turned to fans and grabbed his crotch during his side’s 2-0 first-leg victory. Ronaldo scored a hat-trick in the return leg as Juventus won 3-0. Simeone was fined 20,000 euros (£17,000) for his celebration. Related Articles Juventus have…

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Ronaldo avoids jail but hit by hefty fine for tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo avoids jail but hit by hefty fine for tax fraud in Spain 3

Cristiano Ronaldo avoided jail on Tuesday but was ordered by a Spanish court to pay 3.57 million euros ($4.1 million) for committing tax fraud when he was at Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at the court in Madrid with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez The court sentenced him to a two-year jail sentence that it immediately reduced to a fine of 365,000 euros, which adds on to another penalty of 3.2 million euros, the sentence read. A court spokesman said he did not know whether this would be added on to the…

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Ronaldo avoids jail but hit by hefty fine for tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo avoids jail but hit by hefty fine for tax fraud in Spain 4

Cristiano Ronaldo avoided jail on Tuesday but was ordered by a Spanish court to pay 3.57 million euros ($4.1 million) for committing tax fraud when he was at Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at the court in Madrid with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez The court sentenced him to a two-year jail sentence that it immediately reduced to a fine of 365,000 euros, which adds on to another penalty of 3.2 million euros, the sentence read. A court spokesman said he did not know whether this would be added on to the…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Las Vegas police request DNA sample following rape allegations

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Police in Las Vegas have issued a warrant for a DNA sample from Cristiano Ronaldo as part of their investigation into the rape allegations made against the Juventus forward. Cristiano Ronaldo The 33-year-old’s lawyer, Peter S. Christiansen, told BBC Sport it was a “very standard request”. The Wall Street Journal says the warrant was recently sent to the court system in Italy. Ronaldo denies assaulting Kathryn Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Related Articles “Mr Ronaldo has always maintained, as he does today, that what occurred in Las…

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Ronaldo speaks out on racism after chants aimed at Koulibaly

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Juventus star forward Cristiano Ronaldo has come to the defence of Kalidou Koulibaly after the Napoli defender was the target of racist chants during a match against Inter Milan. Cristiano Ronaldo has offered his support to Kalidou Koulibaly after the Napoli defender was the target of alleged racist chants Next to a photo of him being marked by Koulibaly during a match between Napoli and Juventus earlier this season, Ronaldo writes in Italian on Instagram, “In the world and in football there always needs to be education and respect. No…

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Ronaldo rescues Juventus

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Cristiano Ronaldo came off the bench to score a late equaliser as 10-man Juventus salvaged a 2-2 draw at Atalanta yesterday to move nine points clear of Napoli at the top of Serie A. Cristiano Ronaldo playing for Serie A champions Juventus Carlo Ancelotti’s Napoli visit third-placed Inter Milan later in the day, though, with the chance to cut the gap to the reigning champions. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri decided to rest Ronaldo as the former Real Madrid man did not start a league game for the first time since…

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