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It took just eight minutes for the Juventus fans to see what they came for: A Cristiano Ronaldo debut goal.

Was it ever really in doubt? Ronaldo started his life at Juventus with a bang by netting the opener against their U19 side on Sunday before forcing an own goal after putting a defender under pressure.

Paulo Dybala stole some of Ronaldo’s thunder by adding a quick fire brace before half-time as Juventus went into the break in complete control.

Claudio Marchisio provided a tidy finish to give Juventus a five-goal lead after a well-worked team move.

Inter Milan beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in the final match of the International Champions Cup in Madrid.

Inter took the lead midway through the first half with a superb flying volley from summer signing Lautaro Martinez, scored the only goal of the game in the 31st minute, acrobatically putting away Kwadwo Asamoah’s cross-field ball to stun the home side at Wanda Metropolitano.

The Argentine forward, who was signed by Inter from Racing Club in July, also demonstrated his blossoming partnership with Mauro Icardi early in the first half, sending his compatriot through on goal in the 11th minute.

Leonardo confirms Carlos Bacca and André Silva could be sold this summer, and that Suso and Alessandro Lucci are going nowhere.

The general manager was at Casa Milan today for Ivan Strinic and Pepe Reina’s presentation, and he was quizzed about players who could leave.

“We have a great relationship with Bacca,” Leonardo replied.

“We’re trying to solve things in a positive atmosphere, he knows the situation and he has his needs, we’ll see if we can resolve things. He could also stay.

Andrea Pirlo has released a statement saying how unhappy he is that his TV contracts are preventing him from becoming Roberto Mancini’s assistant coach for Italy.

Pirlo, who retired from football last November, was lined up to work alongside Mancini in the new Italy setup. However, the Italian FA (FIGC) vetoed his appointment because he has been employed by Sky Sport Italia as a pundit for their coverage of the Champions League.

The 39-year-old has hit back at the FIGC, who are instead preparing to appoint Angelo Gregucci as Mancini’s assistant, for not making it clear before that his other commitments caused them a problem.

With the Premier League summer transfer window shut, that leaves just Real Madrid and Juventus in a race to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic from Lazio.

According to Tuttosport, the two football giants are the only ones left in the hunt for the 23-year-old midfielder who is nicknamed the ‘Serbian Zidane’.

Milinkovic-Savic has played 94 times for Lazio since joining in 2015 and he scored 12 goals in 35 Serie A appearances last season as they finished fifth, just missing out on a Champions League place.

Those 12 goals were the most by any midfielder in Serie A last season.

A group of Inter Milan fans have pretended to be Monaco supporters on Instagram in an attempt to persuade Antonio Candreva to leave the club.

Candreva has been heavily linked with a move away from Inter all summer, but to the frustration of many Inter fans he is still at the club.

Earlier thus week However Candreva reportedly refused to join Monaco as part of a deal that would see Keita Balde Diao become an Inter player.

That has led to Inter fans taking the matter into their own hands as they have bombarded Candreva’s Instagram with messages such as ‘Come to Monaco’.

Reports in both Spain and Italy state Real Madrid are desperate to keep Inter target Luka Modric, so will offer him a huge new contract.

The Nerazzurri have a deal with the Croatian midfielder, but are waiting to see if the Champions League winners will stick to a gentleman’s agreement to allow him to leave.

So far the Spanish giants have insisted that the only way they’ll allow a transfer is if someone pays the €750m release clause.

Today Marca is reporting that Madrid are ready to offer Modric a new contract to convince him to stay, significantly bumping up his current salary of €6.5m per season.

Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri feels he made the right decision to turn down the Real Madrid job this summer.

The 50-year-old former midfielder was linked with Premier League side Arsenal and this year’s Champions League winners Madrid at the end of last season before choosing to stay in Turin.

Julen Lopetegui stepped in as Madrid’s new manager in June following the departure of Zinedine Zidane. This happened on the back of Allegri rejecting the chance to take the reigns at the Bernabeu.

Allegri has been at Juventus since joining from AC Milan in July 2014, a day after Antonio Conte resigned his services at the club.

Eusebio Di Francesco admits Roma can improve ‘a lot of things’ after they were beaten 2-1 by Real Madrid.

The Giallorossi concluded their pre-season tour of the United States with a defeat against the European champions in New Jersey.

And speaking following the contest, the Stadio Olimpico boss challenged his players to show more defensive resilience.

“I think my team is not quite at 100 per cent. But that’s fine – it’s the start of the season that counts,” Di Francesco told Roma’s official website.

“We have been working hard, the workload has been tough for a few weeks and that has had an impact on the legs.

Milan legend Paolo Maldini promises “no crazy spending”, and wants to leave disputes with the ultras in the past.

The former defender played over 900 games for the Rossoneri during his playing career, and will now work alongside technical director Leonardo.

At his Press conference on Monday the former Italy international was asked what he makes of the current squad.

“The results are clear, we’ve finished sixth two years in a row. We certainly need to improve the team,” Maldini said.

“I’ve only just joined, but we’ve been talking on the phone and in the coming days we’ll know more about the market.