In pictures: Female soccer fans in Saudi Arabia attend Juventus training session

Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus target their first title of 2019 in the Italian Super Cup today against a backdrop of controversy and protests over human rights issues and ticket restrictions imposed on female fans by hosts Saudi Arabia. The one-off match is normally between the reigning Serie A and Italian Cup champions. As Juventus won both trophies last season they will take on AC Milan, the losing Cup finalists, at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah.
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Women are pictured in the crowd as they watch Juventus players take part in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019, a day before the Supercoppa Italiana final against AC Milan.
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Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo takes part in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019, a day before the Supercoppa Italiana final against AC Milan.
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Female soccer fans watch the Juventus training session on January 15, 2019 in Jeddah.
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Juventus' Italian coach Massimiliano Allegri watches his players in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019, a day before the Supercoppa Italiana final against AC Milan.
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A general view during the Juventus training session - Italian Supercup previews on January 15, 2019 in Jeddah.
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Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (C, back) takes part in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019, a day before the Supercoppa Italiana final against AC Milan.