The 2022 World Cup is less than three years away and host nation Qatar have begun to deliver on most of the key construction works. The upcoming World Cup is expected to be the most expensive and Qatar have announced the official cost for the event.
Qatar General Secretary of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy Hassan Am Thawadi revealed that the total budget for the tournament is around $6 billion.
Juventus head coach Max Allegri has hailed the mentality of Cristiano Ronaldo during his debut season in the Serie A. The Portugal international made the surprise move to the Bianconeri from Real Madrid last summer and he has proved a good hit through the campaign where he has contributed 27 goals while helping the club win their eighth successive league title.
Former Manchester United assistant Rene Meulensteen has said that the current situation with Paul Pogba cannot be compared with the time when Cristiano Ronaldo was at the club. Pogba has enjoyed an impressive season with the Red Devils where he has contributed 13 goals and nine assists in the Premier League alone and this has already spread speculation that he could pursue a bigger challenge elsewhere.
Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs has changed his opinion about Cristiano Ronaldo by saying that Paul Scholes was a much better player than the Portuguese international. The best part of Ronaldo’s progress into the superstar status was done at Manchester United, whom he represented in almost 300 games across all competitions.
Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he is disappointed with the club’s 3-3 draw against Parma in the Serie A this weekend. The Bianconeri appeared on course to return to winning ways against Parma but they were eventually forced to accept a share of the spoils after Gervinho popped up with his second goal in the 93rd minute of the game.
Cristiano Ronaldo was unable to reduce the gap between himself and Lionel Messi in the race for the 2018/2019 European Golden Boot award, despite grabbing a brace in Juventus 3-3 draw against Parma, as Lionel Messi also had a brace of his own when Barcelona played a two all draw against Valencia.
While their teams' performances was below par, Messi and Cristiano were a class apart.
Former Real Madrid star Predrag Mijatovic has said that Gareth Bale cannot come anywhere close to ex-teammate Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of the leadership qualities on the field. The Wales international was widely fancied to lead Los Blancos’ attack after the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo in the summer but things have not gone as predicted with the Welshman struggling with his regular injury concerns.
Cristiano Ronaldo is arguably one of the best soccer players that the world has seen. Together with Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo has dominated in the past 10 years with the highest individual accolade in world soccer (Balon D'or) being shared by only him and Lionel Messi in the last 10 years!
Cristiano Ronaldo’s super-agent Jorge Mendes has said that the Portugal international had initially expressed his desire to join Juventus midway through the previous campaign. The 33-year-old had spent nine trophy-laden seasons with Real Madrid before making the surprise switch to Turin for a reported £100m fee last summer.