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Cristiano Ronaldo stars as Juventus extend unbeaten run

Juventus made it seven wins in a row at the start of the Serie A season, coming from behind to beat second-placed Napoli and move six points clear.
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Cristiano Ronaldo: My goal was better than Mo Salah’s

Cristiano Ronaldo believes the overhead bicycle kick he scored for Real Madrid against his current club Juventus last season was better than Mohamed Salah’s which won the FIFA goal of the year award.
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Carlo Ancelotti: Cristiano Ronaldo should always win the Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo should always be the front-runner to win the Ballon d'Or, according to former Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Injured Virgil van Dijk keeps Jurgen Klopp waiting ahead of Chelsea clash

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp faces an anxious wait to see if Virgil van Dijk will be fit for Saturday’s top of the table Premier League clash at Chelsea on Saturday.
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Jurgen Klopp: Chelsea are realistic title contenders

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has expressed his admiration for Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri and stressed that the Blues are strong contenders for the Premier League title.
Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match between Frosinone and Juventus Turin on September 23, 2018 at the Benito-Stirpe Stadium in Frosinone. - AFP PHOTO - Filippo MONTEFORTE

Five things we learned in Italian Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo shook off his Champions League red card by scoring the opener and setting up Federico Bernardeschi for the second as Juventus kept their 100 percent record in Serie A with a 2-0 win at promoted Frosinone.

David Luiz: Chelsea were too slow against West Ham

Chelsea failed to maintain their winning streak against West Ham at the weekend because they did not use the ball quickly enough, David Luiz has argued.
Napoli's Italian forward Lorenzo Insigne scores a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between Torino and Napoli at the Olimpico Grande Torino stadium, in Turin, on September 23, 2018. Alberto PIZZOLI - AFP

Lorenzo Insigne double as Napoli join Juventus on top of Serie A

Lorenzo Insigne scored a double either side of a Simone Verdi goal as Napoli dominated Torino 3-1 to join Juventus on top of Serie A on Sunday.
Sir Alex Ferguson applauds fans before Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Wolves at Old Trafford. Photograph- Matthew Lewis-Getty Images

Liverpool, Manchester City cruise as Manchester United held on Sir Alex Ferguson’s return

Liverpool and Manchester City’s shootout for the Premier League title intensified on Saturday with comfortable wins over Southampton and Cardiff, while Manchester United were held 1-1 by Wolves on the day Alex Ferguson returned to Old Trafford.
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp applauds the fans following the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg football match between AS Roma and Liverpool at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on May 2, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - Paul ELLIS

Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to be ‘ugliest’ opponents

Jurgen Klopp has challenged Liverpool to become the "ugliest team" to play against in the Premier League.
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Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up for Juve trip to Frosinone

Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up and gets back to business in Serie A against promoted Frosinone on Sunday after his return to Spain in the Champions League ended in a tearful sending off against Valencia.
Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (Rear C) celebrates with his teammates 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. / AFP PHOTO / Miguel MEDINA

Ronaldo off the mark as Juventus maintain 100% record

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first competitive goals for Juventus on Sunday, with a second-half double that ensured a 2-1 win over Sassuolo to make it four victories from as many Serie A games.
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Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Juventus maintain 100% record

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first competitive goals for Juventus on Sunday, with a second-half double by the Portuguese star giving the Italian champions a 2-1 Serie A win over Sassuolo to make it four victories from as many games.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gives instructions to his players during the Spanish league football match between Athletic Club Bilbao and Real Madrid CF at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 15, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - LLUIS GENE

Roma reeling after Chievo stalemate before Real Madrid trip

Eusebio Di Francesco's Roma threw away a two-goal lead as tailenders Chievo snatched a 2-2 draw in the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday to deliver a blow to the side from the capital before their daunting midweek trip to Champions League holders Real Madrid.
Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne celebrates his goal against Fiorentina. CARLO HERMANN-AFP-Getty Images

Lorenzo Insigne goal helps Napoli exact revenge on Fiorentina

Napoli exorcised some of the ghosts of last season by beating Fiorentina 1-0 in Serie A action on Saturday.
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Cristiano Ronaldo chases first Juventus goal before Champions League return to Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo faces Sassuolo on Sunday still chasing his maiden competitive goal for Italian champions Juventus before he returns to Spain for the first time in the Champions League.
Maurizio Sarri wasn’t happy with his side’s defending (Getty)

Claude Makelele backs Maurizio Sarri to make history at Chelsea

Former Chelsea midfielder Claude Makelele believes it will be difficult for Maurizio Sarri to win the Premier League in his first season, though he has backed the Italian to make history at Stamford Bridge.
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Maurizio Sarri: Difficult to replace Antonio Conte

Maurizio Sarri believes it’s harder for him to follow Antonio Conte at Chelsea than for Carlo Ancelotti succeed him at Napoli – “I didn’t win anything…”

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Wolves complete signing of Barcelona star

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Real Madrid confirm entire first-team squad recorded negative virus tests amid midfielder’s reports

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