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Archives: Cristiano Ronaldo

Cruzeiro Reject Real Madrid’s Initial Offer For Midfielder Lucas Silva, But Deal Is Close

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During his pre-match press conference on Monday, Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti spoke publicly of his club’s interest in Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva. The Madrid boss attempted to bring calm to the media storm surrounding the imminent transfer of the Brazilian … Continue reading

For Manuel Neuer To Win Ballon d’Or, Something Truly Exceptional Has To Happen Says Buffon

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Juventus shot stopper Gianluigi Buffon believes that something “truly exceptional” would have to happen in order for German international and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer to win the 2014 Ballon d’Or. In an interview with FIFA.com, the Italy international tipped Real … Continue reading

Gerard Pique Believes Cristiano Ronaldo is a ‘Perfect Machine’

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Barcelona defender Gerard Pique describes Cristiano Ronaldo as a “perfect machine,” according to an interview with the Dutch publication Voetbal Magazine. The 27-year-old also revealed that the Portugal international helped him during their time at Manchester United. He also went on to … Continue reading

Manuel Neuer Takes Subtle Swipe At Fellow Ballon d’Or Candidate Cristiano Ronaldo

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During an interview with the German publication Kicker, Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer took a subtle swipe at Cristiano Ronaldo while talking about his chances of securing this year’s Ballon d’Or award. The German international believes that he has a chance of … Continue reading

Ronaldo Denies Using Obscene Nickname When Referring To Lionel Messi

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo has taken to his Facebook account to deny claims that he has an obscene nickname for Lionel Messi. Tensions between the two players have long been the subject of speculation. In his new book about Messi, Spanish football expert … Continue reading

The Only Thing Slowing Real Madrid Down Is The International Break

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The only thing preventing Real Madrid from completely running away with La Liga is the fact that Carlo Ancelotti’s side stumbled out of the starting blocks; losing to Real Sociedad and Atletico Madrid during the opening weeks of the Spanish campaign. … Continue reading

Top 10 Vines to Follow For Soccer Highlights

Posted on by Hugh Schuitemaker
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While you may have seen the occasional Vine coming up in your news feeds, the site itself is an endless treasure-trove of bite-size entertainment. While videos of almost any nature can be found, there is no better way to use … Continue reading

Analyzing Who Should Have Made The Ballon d’Or Candidates Shortlist

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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FIFA’s annual Ballon d’Or shortlist inevitably divides opinion. From the widespread disgust that Wesley Sneijder didn’t receive the award for his outstanding 2010 campaign, where he led his club side, Internazionale, to Champions League glory and then his national side, … Continue reading

Ronaldo Wins Three LFP Awards While Diego Simeone Named La Liga’s Best Manager

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was handed three LFP awards in the Spanish capital on Monday night. His club were also the big winners at the La Liga ceremony; taking home a total of six trophies. Ronaldo was named winner of the ‘Best Forward’, ‘Best … Continue reading

Watch Liverpool 0-3 Real Madrid Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Cristiano Ronaldo scored a sublime goal for Real Madrid against Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday to open up the scoring at Anfield. Ronaldo netted the goal in the 23rd minute at Anfield to score his first-ever goal … Continue reading

Dixie Dean’s Record Still Stands Even After Cristiano Ronaldo’s Remarkable Goalscoring Achievements

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Cristiano Ronaldo will rock up on Merseyside this week boasting a phenomenal strike rate for the 2013/14 season. The Portuguese sensation has 17 goals in nine appearances in domestic and European competition at the time of writing, and such is … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Agent Rules Out Manchester United Return

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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In an interview with the Spanish radio station Cadena COPE, Cristiano Ronaldo’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has denied his client wants to leave Real Madrid and was adamant that the reigning Ballon d’Or winner will finish his career in the Spanish … Continue reading

Eden Hazard And The Case Of Winning The Ballon d’Or One Day

Posted on by James Ferrier
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“I want to be the best; I hope one day I can win the Ballon d’Or, maybe not now but if I work every day and take pleasure from my game then why not?” Following his Player of the Season … Continue reading

Spain’s ‘Big Three’ Are Separating Themselves From The Rest of La Liga

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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It should surprise no one that this season’s title challengers in La Liga would come from the Spanish cities of Barcelona and Madrid. Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti and Barcelona boss Luis Enrique spent the summer green-lighting moves for some … Continue reading

‘Revista De La Liga’ Discuss Possible Ronaldo Return To Manchester United [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The rumors of Cristiano Ronaldo’s possible return to Manchester United refuse to die down in England and Spain. It has been well publicized that the Portuguese forward openly questioned the decision of Real Madrid president Florentino Perez to sell his teammates – specifically, … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Return To Manchester United Likely Within Two Transfer Windows

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Reports emanating from England and Spain are speculating that Cristiano Ronaldo is approaching an end to his time at Real Madrid. Although the player himself has professed his “happiness” at his current club, Ronaldo has also confessed that a return to … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Reiterates His Desire To Return To Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo admits that he is currently “happy” at Real Madrid but reiterated his desire to return to Manchester United in the future. The Portuguese forward still has four years remaining on his contract with the La Liga giants after … Continue reading

UEFA Announces Its 3-Man Shortlist For The Best Player In Europe

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Arjen Robben and Manuel Neuer have been named to UEFA’s shortlist for the 2013/14 Best Player in Europe Award. The voting was done by a collection of journalists from each of UEFA’s 54-member associations. The nominees were whittled … Continue reading