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Feb 10

European roundup: Real Madrid go third thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick

• Real beat Real Socieded 5-2; second-placed Atlético beat Málaga• Robert Lewandowski equals record as Bayern go 18 points clearCristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid moved into third place following a 5-2 thumping of Real Sociedad at the …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/feb/10/european-roundup-real-madrid-real-sociedad-cristiano-ronaldo-hat-trick

Dec 16

Udinese hand Inter first Serie A defeat of season after San Siro shocker

• Kevin Lasagna, Rodrigo De Paul and Antonin Barak stun Nerazzurri• Udinese move 10 points clear of relegation zone in Serie AInternazionale’s undefeated start to the season was brought to an unlikely end on Saturday with the Serie A leaders beaten 3-1…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/dec/16/udinese-hand-inter-first-serie-a-defeat-of-season-san-siro-european-football-roundup

Oct 24

Anne Frank diary to be read at Serie A games after Lazio fans’ antisemitism

• Antisemitic stickers and graffiti plastered around Stadio Olimpico• Lazio president says club will play with Frank’s image on their shirtsThe Italian football federation (FICG) has said a passage from Anne Frank’s diary will be read before matches th…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/oct/24/lazio-anne-frank-diary-antisemitism-serie-a

Oct 14

Lazio shock Juventus while Hertha Berlin players ‘take a knee’

• Serie A champions lose 2-1 to Lazio in first home reverse since August 2015• Hertha show solidarity with NFL players before 2-0 defeat to SchalkeJuventus suffered their first home defeat in Serie A in more than two years after Ciro Immobile scored tw…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/oct/14/bayern-munich-freiburg-hertha-berlin-bundesliga

Sep 19

European roundup: James Rodríguez inspires Bayern to Bundesliga summit

• On loan Real Madrid forward scores and assists in 3-0 win at Schalke
• Internazionale go top of Serie A despite surrendering 100% record

James Rodríguez made a stunning full debut for Bayern Munich as the Bundesliga champions returned to top spot for at least 24 hours with a 3-0 win at Schalke, while there was a change of leadership in Serie A, too, though Internazionale will be far less happy with only drawing 1-1 at Bologna, surrendering their 100% record.

For Bayern, Rodríguez scored one goal and had a hand in both the others as his side continued to ease the pressure on Carlo Ancelotti. The Italian coach came under fire after a recent loss at Hoffenheim but Tuesday’s result means Bayern have responded by scoring 10 goals without reply in their last three games.

Related: Lionel Messi hits four to lead rampant Barcelona’s hammering of Eibar

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/sep/19/european-roundup-james-rodriguez-bayern-munich-schalke-internazionale

Aug 26

Paulo Dybala hat-trick rescues Juventus from terrible start against Genoa

Paulo Dybala grabbed a hat-trick to give Juventus a dramatic 4-2 win at Genoa on Saturday as the Serie A champions recovered from going two goals down in the first seven minutes.

Beaten 3-1 by Genoa last season, Juve fell behind after 19 seconds when Miralem Pjanic accidentally turned Goran Pandev’s pass into his own net.

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/aug/26/juventus-genoa-match-report-serie-a-italy