Melbourne Victory Claim Crucial Win over Brisbane Thanks toBarbarouses

Melbourne Victory manager Kevin Muscat saw his team end a disastrous run of form by getting a crucial victory against Brisbane Roar just before the international break. Victory were able to secure a 2-1 success at home and this victory came just after a huge terrorist attack in New Zealand. The victory was achieved thanks to the brace from Kosta Barbarouses. The winger came up with a first-half brace and he was able to maintain his concentration despite being clearly affected by incidents at Christchurch on Friday. After the match,Barbarouses dedicated the victory to victims of the terrorist attack in Christchurch.

Muscat claimed that it was an outstanding performance from the winger especially in difficult circumstances. The victory has helped Melbourne Victory claim a first win in seven matches. Since beating Central Coast Mariners at the start of February, Melbourne Victory have been on a very poor run of form. The team has been losing sight of table leaders Perth Glory as a result. Since Perth Glory are the hosts to Melbourne Victory just after the international break, it was extremely important for Kevin Muscat’s team to get this victory and stay in touch with the table leaders.

Now Leader at Juventus in the form of Cristiano Ronaldo

After getting dismissed from an individualistic character, and since being moved from Madrid to Turin the Portuguese player Cristiano Ronaldo has proven himself to be a great and real player.

But he made this decision prove right and even made Juventus realize his importance by scoring and assisting third time in the row on Friday. He made the right decision for his team and even won by 3-0 over Frosinone. He had also made goals for his team against Parma and Sassuolo in the earlier two leagues’. This is the second time in the history of 33 years that Ronaldo scored and side by side set up the goal in three games continuously.


Carlos Tevez has slammed officials of the Copa Libertadores after the final match was postponed, with the forward claiming that his side would have been out under similar circumstances.

The Boca Juniors striker was left furious with CONMEBOL officials over their reaction to the bus attack which resulted in the postponement of the Copa Libertadores cup final game against River Plate.

Ronaldo deserves Ballon d'Or

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri believes that his player Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win the Ballon d'Or. He made the statement after some rumors that the Portuguese player was not on the shortlist of players that are competing for the trophy.

He said that Ronaldo has been an outstanding player last season and that he deserves to win the competition. He said that the player has been really good with Real Madrid last season and that he needs to be among the players that are selected for the award.

Cristiano Ronaldo: The Star Admits Uncertainty Of Lionel Messi Over One Thing

Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that he is uncertain whether Barcelona's star Lionel Messi will be on the podium for the Ballon d'Or as their struggle for supremacy continues to rumble. Ronaldo left Real Madrid to Juventus in July, but he is still struggling with Barcelona's Messi to win the world's most prestigious individual prizes. The Balloon d'Or list was released earlier this month, and both players have qualified to receive the award along with 28 other global superstars.

Cristiano Ronaldo will fancy his possibility of winning the award, having driven Real Madrid to the Champions League glory just two months before his departure. Messi is meanwhile a dark horse this year, despite signing Barcelona to the La Liga and Copa Del Rey titles and Ronaldo has now talked about Ballon d'Or and claims he is unsure whether Lionel Messi will make the podium.


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