Andreas Pereira: 'Manchester United pumped up for Juventus clash'

Andreas Pereira: 'Manchester United pumped up for Juventus clash'

Andreas Pereira: 'Manchester United pumped up for Juventus clash'

This was his 400th career goal in Europe's top five leagues, making him the first player to reach that tally.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored but wasteful Juventus had to settle for a 1-1 stalemate at home to Genoa to end the Italian champions' ideal start to the season on Saturday.

Ronaldo's fifth Serie A goal for Juve was added to his 84 Premier League strikes for Manchester United and 311 in La Liga for Real Madrid.

Higuain, 30, moved to Milan on loan in August after two seasons at Juventus, where he won two Serie A and Coppa Italia titles and scored 55 goals in 105 appearances in all competitions. Daniel Bessa equalized in the second half to make it 1-1.

Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Old Trafford to face former club Manchester United with Juventus on Tuesday and he will he hoping to improve on a poor record against Jose Mourinho.

With Genoa struggling to contain the lively Cancelo down the right Juve were firmly in control, their only regret at the break being they weren't further in front.

Chong scored twice in United's 3-0 win against Sunderland's U23s on Friday and has been rewarded with a call-up to first team training.

Allegri responded by introducing Paulo Dybala for Blaise Matudi as a frantic finale beckoned with Genoa holding on for a surprising point.

Meanwhile, Roma's troubles grew with a 2-0 home defeat by lowly SPAL, who finished the game with 10 men but looked comfortable all the same.

It was 2-0 11 minutes into the second half when Kevin Bonifazi headed home from a corner, and although Vanja Milinkovic-Savic's weird dismissal with 15 minutes left gave Roma hope, they could not take advantage.

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