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...
Ordinarily speaking, the installation of new dugouts at a football stadium probably wouldn't be worth mentioning.
However, the new dugouts installed at Viktoria Plzen's stadium are no ordinary dugouts.
In fact, they happen to be shaped like enormous cans of beer and they are utterly glorious.
The custom made 14-seat shelters are a result of the Czech club's new commercial partnership with nearby brewery Gambrinus, with each bench styled to look like a can of their premium pilsner.
"This is a joint...
Former Czech Republic defender Frantisek Rajtoral has committed suicide, the Czech football federation has said. He was 31.
Rajtoral, who won the domestic league title four times before joining Turkish club Gaziantepspor, died on Sunday.
The Czech football federation said in a statement that he had "committed suicide in Turkey."
His agent Pavel Zika confirmed his death, describing it as a "huge tragedy."
Gaziantepspor announced Rajtoral's death in a brief statement on their website.