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Archives: Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo likely to see further suspension following red card

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo is likely to see addition match suspensions following his straight red card offense in the dying minutes of Real Madrid’s hard-fought 2-1 victory this past weekend. The reigning Ballon d’Or winner was seen to have kicked Cordoba defender Edimar after a tussle … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo shown a straight red card shortly before Real Madrid victory

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo was shown a straight red card only minutes before Gareth Bale slotted home a match-winning penalty against Cordoba today. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner had endured a frustrating day and clearly lost his composure in the 82nd minute of … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Admits Rivalry With Messi Plays A Role In His Motivation

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Cristiano Ronaldo admitted today that the personal competition between himself and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi plays a role in his desire to become the best player in the history of the sport, per an article published in France Football. During the … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins 2014 Ballon d’Or Award

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Cristiano Ronaldo has won the prestigious FIFA Ballon d’Or award for the second year in a row. Ronaldo, aka CR7, defeated Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer to win the top honor, and is now officially recognized as the best player … Continue reading

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo’s Amazing Career Moments at Man Utd and Real Madrid [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Many of Cristiano Ronaldo’s amazing career moments at Manchester United and Real Madrid have been designed in this wonderful new sketchbook animation created by artist Richard Swarbrick. In a slight departure for Swarbrick, the artist combines his sketchbook animations with … Continue reading

France Football Prepares Three Ballon d’Or Covers Ahead Of Today’s Announcement

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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France Football magazine has prepared three possible front covers ahead of today’s 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony in Zurich which is scheduled to begin at 20:00 CET (2:00pm EST). Each cover features the three nominees for World Player of the … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Awarded With His Homeland’s Highest Honor And A Statue

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Less than twenty-four after his side won its fourth trophy of 2014, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo returned to his place of birth in the region of Madeira – an archipelago which is one of two autonomous regions of Portugal – … Continue reading

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