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Ronaldo, Salah, Modric finalists for top FIFA honor

Sep 4, 2018

Ronaldo, Salah, Modric finalists for top FIFA honor

Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA's men's player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but ...

Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League

Aug 31, 2018

Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo is going back to Manchester United and Paul Pogba will return to Juventus after the storied teams were drawn together in the Champions League group stage on Thursday. After winning four titles at Real Madrid, and one with United, Ronaldo aims to end ...

Cristiano Ronaldo set for Serie A debut with Juventus

Aug 17, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo set for Serie A debut with Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo will make his much-anticipated Serie A debut for Juventus, which opens its campaign for an eighth straight Italian League title on Saturday against a somber backdrop of a country in mourning following the Genoa bridge disaster. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner was the ...

Cristiano Ronaldo insists self-belief is key to success

Mar 20, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo insists self-belief is key to success

Cristiano Ronaldo says the key to his staggering success is believing nobody is better than he is — and he advised his Portuguese teammates to adopt the same attitude. The Real Madrid star made the comments as he accepted the Portuguese player of the year ...

Cristiano Ronaldo powers Real Madrid to Club World Cup title

Dec 17, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo powers Real Madrid to Club World Cup title

Cristiano Ronaldo scored from a free-kick as Real Madrid claimed its third Club World Cup title after beating Brazilian team Gremio 1-0 Saturday. The Ballon d'Or winner fired his right-footed shot between two players in Gremio's defensive wall, leaving goalkeeper Marcelo Grohe no hope of ...

Real Madrid to face PSG in Champions League knockout round

Dec 11, 2017

Real Madrid to face PSG in Champions League knockout round

Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid will resume its bid for a first European Cup treble in 42 years against Neymar's Paris Saint-Germain after the big-spending duo were on Monday drawn together in a mouth-watering Champions League last-16 clash. No club has won the European title three ...

Real Madrid's Ronaldo named FIFA's Player of the Year again

Oct 24, 2017

Real Madrid's Ronaldo named FIFA's Player of the Year again

Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning last season saw him win the 2017 Best FIFA men's Player of the Year trophy as Real Madrid dominated a star-studded awards ceremony on Monday. The Portuguese ace, who has scored 44 goals in just 48 games for club and country so ...

Ronaldo, Kane on target in Champions League

Sep 27, 2017

Ronaldo, Kane on target in Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice on his 400th Real Madrid appearance as the Champions League holders defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-1, while Harry Kane grabbed a hat-trick in Tottenham Hotspur's 3-0 win at APOEL Nicosia on Tuesday. Gareth Bale struck an exquisite volley as record 12-time European ...

Ronaldo describes ban as 'persecution'

Aug 17, 2017

Ronaldo describes ban as 'persecution'

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has bitterly criticized his five-game suspension for pushing a referee who had sent him off, describing the ban as "persecution." Ronaldo wrote on his Instagram account on Wednesday that "it is impossible to remain silent in this situation, 5 games!! It ...

Dec 30, 2016

Agent: Ronaldo rejects move to China

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has turned down the chance to leave Real Madrid for an unnamed Chinese club for a transfer fee of €300 million ($315.24 million), his agent said on Thursday. Speaking to Sky Italia at the Globe Soccer Awards in ...