Arsenal pile more misery on Newcastle

LONDON: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang returned to scoring form with a double as Arsenal’s rise up the Premier League table continued with a comfortable 3-0 win over Newcastle on Monday. The Gunners were facing an unlikely battle for survival less than a month ago, but 13 points from a possible 15 have lifted Mikel Arteta’s men into 10th and within seven points of the top four. Despite Aubameyang doubling his tally of league goals from open play this season, it was again Arsenal’s dynamic young duo of Emile Smith Rowe and Bukayo…

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 759th goal for club and country!

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 759th goal for club and country on Sunday, drawing level with Josef Bican for most official goals in football history. Juventus extended their winning streak in Serie A to three games following a 3-1 victory over Sassuolo on Sunday. Danilo opened the scoring for the Bianconeri in the 50th minute after Sassuolo were reduced to ten men just before the interval, but the visitors drew level eight minutes later. Aaron Ramsey restored the lead for the hosts in the 82nd minute before Cristiano Ronaldo settled the game…

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Cristiano Ronaldo is a Player Of the Century

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Player Of Century Award in Dubai Cristiano Ronaldo was named player of the century yesterday at the Dubai Globe Soccer Awards. Defeating Barcelona’s Leo Messi and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah, Ronaldo was voted best player of the 2000s by a 23-person jury, including coaches and former players and worldwide fan votes. “CRISTIANO RONALDO presented with the PLAYER OF THE CENTURY 2001-2020 Globe Soccer Award,” the Dubai Global Soccer Awards said on Twitter. The five-time Uefa Champions League winner (four with Real Madrid, one with Man United) led the…

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Ronaldo scored 756 goals in his double career

Cristiano Ronaldo got another brace , he scored two against Parma in a round night for the Portuguese forward on the 19th of december. With this goal, Cristiano Ronaldo is within two goals from becoming the world’s top goal scorer in history. At things stand right now, only Pelé has scored more goals than Cristiano Ronaldo in football history with 757. Cris has 756 goals right now and he will try to get as many as he can before the end of 2020. This is also his 44th goal of…

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Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Prestigious Golden Foot 2020 Award

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the prestigious Golden Foot 2020 award on Sunday night in Monaco for his outstanding performance over the previous season. He netted the ball on 44 occasions in 44 games and helped Juventus top Group G in the ongoing UEFA Champions League. The Golden Foot award is an international football award, given to players who stand out for their athletic achievements and for their personality. The award is only given to active players of at least 28 years of age, and can only be won once. Ronaldo…

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Never saw Lionel Messi as a rival: Cristiano Ronaldo says he has warm relationship with Barcelona star

They might have been the faces of El Clasico rivalry for close to a decade but Cristiano Ronaldo has said he never saw Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi as his “rival”. The Juventus forward, who scored twice in their 3-0 Champions League win over Barcelona on Tuesday, added he has always gotten along well with his nemesis as the two football legends met on the pitch for the first time since Ronaldo moved from Real Madrid to Turin in 2018. Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice from the spot and was at his vintage…

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Ronaldo beats Messi to win Golden Foot

A new individual trophy for Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese superstar, currently at Juventus, was nominated on Wednesday to receive the Golden Foot 2020, an honorary award created in 2003 and awarded “for extraordinary players who have made entire generations of fans dream, achieving incredible feats”. This trophy does not therefore reward the best player of the season but decorates a footballer for his entire career. The prestigious Golden Foot award is awarded to a player who is at least 28 years old. Over the years, players have been declared the…

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Juventus Have Offered Cristiano Ronaldo To Barcelona And He Could Play With Lionel Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo could be snapped up for a bargain fee of £54m this summer as Juventus are prepared to build for a future without the Portugal captain. The 35-year-old Portuguese superstar has been in superb form ever since he left Real Madrid in a stunning £99.2m deal in 2018. But Ronaldo’s future in Turin has been in doubt after Juventus crashed out of the Champions League round-of-16 stage earlier this month. According to reports in Italy, Juventus no longer see the ex-Madrid and Manchester United star as ‘non-transferable.’ TuttoMercatoWeb reports that new…

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Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar the world’s best-paid footballers

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar remain the three best-paid footballers in the world, according to a study by France Football magazine. The study estimates the income of the world’s highest-paid players by adding their estimated gross salaries and income from image rights to bonuses earned last season. As a result, the publication calculates Barcelona star Messi’s total annual income as 131 million euros (US$141 million). That puts the Argentine ahead of Ronaldo, with the Portuguese forward second on the list with 118 million euros of estimated income. Paris Saint-Germain’s…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus forward defies gravity with jump

“Ronaldo did something that you see in the NBA, he was up in the air for an hour and a half.” That was Sampdoria manager Claudio Ranieri’s assessment of Cristiano Ronaldo’s gravity defying leap to score in Juventus’ 2-1 win against his side on Wednesday night. The 34-year-old Portuguese produced a leap of 71cm as he met Alex Sandro’s cross at the back post at a height of 8.39ft (2.56m) before heading home – his waist at the height of the defender’s head. It was the sort of skill seen…

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