3 days Ronaldo double lifts Juve, Atalanta stall before Liverpool trip Inquirer
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his third brace in five games as champions Juventus moved up to second place in Serie A on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Cagliari in Turin. Andrea Pirlo's side are one point behind leaders AC Milan, who travel to fourth-placed Napoli on Sunday. Lazio also won 2-0 under torrential rain at Crotone, but Atalanta were held 0-0 at promoted Spezia days before their Champions League trip to Liverpool. Juventus had been held 1-1 at Lazio last time out -- one of four stalemates this season for the nine-time reigning champions -- but quickly took charge against ... more