Can Cristiano Ronaldo and Juve realize Champions League dream?

(CNN)New club, same superstar — this year’s Champions League will have a different complexion following Cristiano Ronaldo’s high-profile move to Juventus. Follow @cnnsport Beaten finalist in 2015 and 2017, Italian champion Juventus will be hopeful that Ronaldo, the Champions League’s all-time top goal scorer, can fire the Bianconeri to a…

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Champions League draw: Cristiano Ronaldo to face former club Manchester United

(CNN)Cristiano Ronaldo will return to former club Manchester United with new side Juventus in the Champions League group stages. United has made an uncertain start to the season in the English Premier League — Jose Mourinho’s side has lost two of the three games it’s played — and last season…

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NFL: How one school in Melbourne, Australia is reshaping gridiron

(CNN)When Australian punting coach Nathan Chapman looks back at his workout video for the Denver Broncos, he squirms. Things have come a long way since then. Coming to America Aside from teaching the rules of the game, the most important lessons learned at Pro Kick are the cultural nuances that…

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Genoa fans ‘silent’ for 43 minutes in honor of bridge victims

(CNN)Football stadiums are normally a cacophony of noise as rival supporters cheer on their respective teams. Nigerian boxer Efe Ajagba earned the easiest victory of his career Saturday — after opponent Curtis Harper left the ring after one second. Once the boxers’ had touched gloves and the opening bell had…

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Who is Sam Patten?

(CNN)Political operative W. Samuel Patten, who was charged Friday with acting as an unregistered foreign agent for Ukrainians, has an extensive rsum that includes ties to other individuals caught up in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and work with the controversial political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica. Patten’s personal website describes…

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