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Julio Baptista hopes to play in a few weeks after long-term injury

Will it be a happy Christmas for Julio Baptista as he looks to return to action with Malaga in the coming weeks?
Will it be a happy Christmas for Julio Baptista as he looks to return to action with Malaga in the coming weeks?

Former Arsenal forward Julio Baptista is hoping to return to action with Malaga after his damaged Achilles has kept him out since July. Continue reading Julio Baptista hopes to play in a few weeks after long-term injury

Video: Cristiano Ronaldo getting elbowed in the face and and his eye covered in blood

Cristiano Ronaldo was left covered in blood after he suffered a nasty cut to his face. Here is a video showing the gruesome injury which forced Ronaldo off at half-time, but not before he scored for the champions.

The Real Madrid man may have been wishing that the game had been called off when he required treatment in just the third minute for a nasty cut to his left eye from a wandering David Navarro elbow, but he carried on and managed to score an impressive volley, before being substituted at half-time as a precautionary measure.