Cristiano Ronaldo is on a three-game goalless streak in the Premier League, an occurrence he never experienced during the 2019/20 Serie A season and only twice last year. Ronaldo is a multi-award winner whose entire career has been built on success. A five-time Champions League winner, a Premier League winner, a La Liga winner, a Serie A winner.
5. Kalidou Koulibaly Kalidou Koulibaly is a 30-year-old Senegalese professional footballer currently playing as centre back for Napoli and the Senegal national team. Koulibaly started his professional club career with the French club, Metz, eleven years ago, before leaving for Belgian club, Genk, in 2012, winning the Belgian Cup in his first season.
Italian manager, Massimiliano Allegri has finally gotten a new coaching job as he returns to Juventus as their first team manager. The Old Ladys announced the sacking of Andrea Pirlo earlier in the day before appointing their former manager Allegri to takeover at the dugout. Under Pirlo, Juventus failed to retain the Italian league as Inter Milan ended their consecutive run of winning the league.
Inter Milan had the greatest season in their history in 2009, winning Serie A for the fifth consecutive season on the final match day, the Coppa Italia, and the UEFA Champions League for the first time in 45 years, completing a historic treble. Inter became the sixth European club to complete a treble and the first and only Italian club to achieve this feat to date.
The role of a captain is to provide leadership, motivation and guide teammates on and off the pitch. In this article, we will take a look at the 20 greatest captains in the history of football. 1 Paolo Maldini The former Italian defender is regarded as one of the greatest players to have ever walked the earth.
Cristiano Ronaldo may not have performed up to the high standards he's set for himself, but he still had a very decent season for club and country. Ronaldo finished as Serie A top scorer for the first time in his career with 29 goals. In 44 outings this term, Ronaldo managed 36 goals across all competitions and scored a goal in the Supercoppa Italiana final to help Juventus to a 2-nil win over Napoli.
Edinson Cavani is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester United and the Uruguay national team . He began his career playing for Danubio in Montevideo, where he played for two years, before moving to Italian club Palermo in 2007. He spent four seasons at the club, scoring 34 goals in over 109 league appearances, before signing for Napoli, where he won his first club honour, the Coppa Italia.
Photo Credit: Scroll.in Portuguese talisman and captain, Cristiano Ronaldo last season won his first Coppa Italia with Juventus. Juventus beat Atalanta 2-1 to win the trophy for the 14th time. This Coppa Italia victory makes Ronaldo the only player who has won all the domestic trophies (the league and the cup) in three of the top five European Leagues he has played: England, Spain, and Italy.
Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo emerged Seria A top scorer after recording 36 goals and five assists in 44 appearance.Recalled the Portuguese star joined the Italian outfit in 2018 and has scored over 100 goals for the club. Juventus missed out on the Seria A title for the first time since 2006, after finishing the season on fourth position with 78 points, eight points adrift leaders and champions Inter Milan.
Juventus will begin their Serie A season with an away match against Udinese, looking to improve on last season's fourth-place finish, which they achieved on the last day of the season. Their season was disappointing by their standards, although not as disappointing as Udinese's, who ended 10th with 40 points, 38 points below Juventus' final tally.
Italy's most successful club of the 20th century and the most successful club in the history of Italian football, Juventus have won the Italian League Championship, the country's premier football club competition, a record 36 times and have the record of consecutive triumphs in that tournament (nine, between 2011-12 and 2019-20).
Giorgio Chiellini is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a defender and captains the Italy national team. Chiellini is currently a free agent after leaving Serie A club Juventus. He is widely regarded as one of the best centre-backs in his generation. In 2005, Chiellini joined Serie A club Juventus, where has won a record-nine consecutive Serie A titles from 2012 to 2020, as well as five Coppa Italia titles and five Supercoppa Italiana titles.
Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo will not be leaving the club in the remainder of the summer and will play against Udinese on Sunday. The Portuguese striker, who is out of contract next year, had been linked with a Juve exit over concerns that his wages are too much of a financial burden for the club in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Parma have designed a new goalkeeper shirt for the 2021-2022 season, in commemoration of Gianluigi Buffon's return to the club after 20 years away. The Italian Serie A side unvieled the new jersey on Tuesday evening during Buffon's official presentation, with the club, in collaboration of their sponsor, Erreà, designing a shirt that takes inspiration from the 1998/99 season, when they lifted the Coppa Italia and UEFA Cup.
Gianluigi Buffon has made an extraordinary return to Parma after leaving the club to join Juventus 20 years ago. Buffon is regarded as one of the finest goalkeepers in the history of the game and is still not ready to hang up his gloves just yet. The 43-year-old has penned a two-year deal with his former club, however, the evergreen goalkeeper has a unique term in his contract which will allow him to leave after just one season if he chooses.
Juventus Football Club have revealed Gianluigi Buffon will leave the club this summer. The Former Parma Goalkeeper was in action as Juventus defeated Atalanta 2-1 to win the Coppa Italia trophy this week. In 1999, Gianluigi Buffon won his first Coppa Italia title alongside Enrico Chiesa at Parma Calcio 1913.
Italian Serie A giants, Juventus, have confirmed the return of former coach Massimiliano Allegri to the club after Andrea Pirlo was relieved of his duty as the head coach of the club. The news was confirmed in a statement in the official website of Juventus. Part of the statement read, "Massimiliano Allegri is the Juventus manager once more".
The content of this article is about a brief history of Roberto Mancini's managerial career and his football career. From his playing days to how he started managing clubs, here is a brief history. Roberto Mancini's playing career started in 1981 at Bologna. Sampdoria signed him in the following season and it was a match made in heaven.
The Nigerian young Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen has sent a heartwarming message to his coach as he is set to leave the club. Gennaro Gattuso has been the coach of the Napoli football club since 2019, in which he led the club to claim Coppa Italia glory in June 2020.
Cristiano Ronaldo has reached another milestone in his career after Juventus beat Atalanta to the Italian Cup on Wednesday night. Juventus are currently struggling to qualify for the Champions League next season, a tournament Which Ronaldo promised to win with them.His contract expires next season and there's a huge possibility he won't even be playing in it, never mind winning.