Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring against Genoa during their Italian League match at the Allianz Stadium in Turin on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
Cristiano Ronaldo is in line to return from a brief rest on Wednesday as Serie A leaders Juventus host a Genoa side reinvigorated by the appointment as coach of former Italy midfielder Thiago Motta.
European football's governing body said Ronaldo was facing charges of "improper conduct" after he mimicked Diego Simeone's crotch-grabbing 'cojones' gesture in last Tuesday's 3-0 win that sent Juventus through 3-2 on aggregate.
Juventus clinched their eighth consecutive Serie A title on Saturday with a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Fiorentina.
The world's richest cricket league will be played outside India for the third time after being held in South Africa in 2009 and the UAE in 2014 because it clashed with the national elections.
Former Italy and Inter Milan goalkeeper Walter Zenga and Brazilian futsal legend Falcao have saluted Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and Dubai World Trade Centre for the ‘amazing’ facilities at Dubai Sports World
The Criterium du Dauphine (Aug. 12 – 16) has traditionally been seen as the last big stage race ahead of the Tour de France, where riders look to test their form and asses their opposition.