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Ronaldo Joins Juventus, and Everybody Wins

FLORENCE, Italy — As soon as the final parking space is taken on Saturday afternoon, long before kickoff, the roads around Verona’s Stadio Bentegodi will go into lockdown. Crack counterterrorism units — as well as…


Confessions of a Failed Ronaldo Fan

People love Cristiano Ronaldo. I sometimes lose sight of that fact, which probably says more about me than it does about him. Twelve years ago, when the world was new and he and Messi were…




Cristiano Ronaldo ‘cancels’ Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo was expected to return to Madrid to meet his former team-mates and salute them before the beginning of his trainings with Juventus. According to Il Corriere dello Sport, however, the former Real Madrid and Manchester…