Cristiano Ronaldo’s first appearance in a Juventus shirt is likely to come on the opening weekend of Serie A, with the Portugal star set to skip pre-season friendlies and dodge a Real Madrid reunion.
On 31 May, 2009, having seen rivals Barcelona sweep their way to the treble, Real Madrid faced Osasuna in La Liga. It was their final game before the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo from United.
Footage of Paul Pogba’s passionate rallying cry towards his France team-mates before their win over Uruguay has emerged. Pogba went on to guide his nation to their second World Cup trophy.
It’s hard to be king if no one lets you wear the crown or sit on the throne. Gareth Bale has not always had it easy these five years at Real Madrid with people expecting him to be Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Red Devils have embarked on their pre-season tour of the US which begins with a friendly against Club America on Friday
The Manchester United midfielder showed extraordinary leadership skills ahead of France's dominant quarter-final display
In the absence of a raft of World Cup stars, Sanchez was the biggest United name expected to land in Los Angeles. Instead,he was left at home in Manchester, unable to get a visa to enter the US.