Madrid holds City 0-0 in Champions League semifinal

Apr 27, 2016

Madrid holds City 0-0 in Champions League semifinal

Real Madrid failed to turn late domination into a goal without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo as Manchester City held on for a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal on Tuesday. City goalkeeper Joe Hart prevented Madrid from taking an ...

Suarez nets four as Barca cruises

Apr 24, 2016

Suarez nets four as Barca cruises

Spain Luis Suarez continued his goal splurge by scoring four times to help Barcelona stay atop the Spanish league on Saturday, while Real Madrid needed a stellar performance from Gareth Bale to remain in the title hunt. Suarez scored his eighth goal in four ...

Madrid, Man City reach Champions League semis

Apr 13, 2016

Madrid, Man City reach Champions League semis

Cristiano Ronaldo came through for Real Madrid again, scoring a hat trick to lead his team back to the semifinals of the Champions League with a 3-0 win over Wolfsburg on Tuesday. In other match, Manchester City reached the semis for the first time ...

Real Madrid marches into Champions League quarterfinals

Mar 9, 2016

Real Madrid marches into Champions League quarterfinals

Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodriguez scored second-half goals to help Real Madrid defeat Roma 2-0 and advance to the Champions League quarterfinals for the sixth consecutive season on Tuesday. Ronaldo scored his 13th goal in the competition this season by turning home a cross ...

Messi player of year for record fifth time

Jan 12, 2016

Messi player of year for record fifth time

Now score it Lionel Messi 5, Cristiano Ronaldo 3. Messi won the Ballon d’Or trophy on Monday as the world’s best player in 2015, ending Cristiano Ronaldo’s two-year hold on soccer’s top individual honor. “It’s incredible that it’s my fifth,” said the 28-year-old Barcelona ...

United crashes to early exit

Dec 9, 2015

United crashes to early exit

Three-time winner Manchester United crashed out of the Champions League on Tuesday, losing 3-2 to Wolfsburg, which advanced to the round of 16 for the first time. Anthony Martial put United ahead in the 10th before Naldo volleyed in the equalizer in the 14th. ...

Real Madrid held; Manchester City scores late victory

Oct 22, 2015

Real Madrid held; Manchester City scores late victory

Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic struggled as Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid played to a lackluster 0-0 draw in the Champions League on Wednesday night, while Manchester City found a way to earn a late 2-1 victory in a thrilling finish against Sevilla. Atletico ...

Ronaldo wins fourth Golden Boot award

Oct 13, 2015

Ronaldo wins fourth Golden Boot award

Cristiano Ronaldo received his record fourth Golden Boot award on Tuesday after leading all scorers in Europe’s domestic leagues last season. Ronaldo scored 48 goals in 35 Spanish League games to claim his third Golden Boot playing for Real Madrid. His other award came ...

Ronaldo brace guides Madrid past Malmo

Oct 1, 2015

Ronaldo brace guides Madrid past Malmo

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the 500th and 501st goals of his career to give Real Madrid a 2-0 win over 10-man Malmo in Group A of the Champions League on Wednesday. The Swedish side held off Madrid for nearly half an hour before it was ...

Ronaldo hits hat trick to lead Real Madrid

Sep 16, 2015

Ronaldo hits hat trick to lead Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo continued his impressive run by scoring a hat trick in Real Madrid’s 4-0 win over 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk in Group A of the Champions League on Tuesday. After a five-goal performance in the Spanish league over the weekend, Ronaldo converted penalty kicks ...

Cristiano Ronaldo in Japan to sell muscle gadget

Jul 7, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo in Japan to sell muscle gadget

A sheepish-looking Cristiano Ronaldo was in Tokyo on Tuesday promoting an electric muscle stimulation machine, a year after the soccer star visited to push a smile-enhancing gadget that looked a little like a boomerang. The 30-year-old Real Madrid player emerged onto a Tokyo stage ...