Juventus will face Manchester United in the Champions League group stage this season, giving Cristiano Ronaldo a chance to play against his former team.
Ronaldo, who joined Juve from Real Madrid earlier this summer, has only faced United in three games since leaving Old Trafford in 2009 -- a two-legged round-of-16 Champions League tie in 2013, and the 2017 UEFA Super Cup.
Ronaldo scored in each leg of the 2013 clash as Real Madrid advanced 3-2 on aggregate. Last summer, he came on as a late substitute...
MOSCOW -- Benedikt Howedes ended a long spell with his boyhood club Schalke when he joined Lokomotiv Moscow on Tuesday.
The 30-year-old defender, who spent last season on loan at Juventus, has signed a four-year contract with the Russian champion.
"We wish him all the best in the new sporting chapter of his career at Lokomotiv Moscow," said Schalke's sporting director Christian Heidel.
Howedes made his Schalke debut in a 2007 Champions League match against Rosenborg.
He won a German Cup and Supercup...
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak has joined Lokomotiv Moscow on a season-long loan, the Russian champions have confirmed.
An ESPN FC source revealed that the deal was close last weekend and the 28-year-old Poland international completed his move as PSG jetted off to Singapore for the International Champions Cup.
For the moment, Lokomotiv have not revealed any details regarding a potential option to buy Krychowiak at the end of the loan.
However, per the source, an agreement exists...
Paris Saint-Germain defensive midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak is on the verge of joining Russian champions Lokomotiv Moscow on a season-long loan with an option to buy, a source has told ESPN FC.
The 28-year-old, who was relegated from the Premier League while on loan at West Bromwich Albion last season, remains surplus to requirements at Parc des Princes as he lacks the technique coach Thomas Tuchel wants from his midfielders.
According to the source, Krychowiak will join Lokomotiv for the campaign...