Reuters A Russian man has taken drastic action after his wife “mocked Messi”. The couple first met in a bar while watching the 2002 World Cup and are huge football fans. Despite Argentina beating Nigeria during the World Cup 2018, his wife insisted Ronaldo was the better than Messi. The next morning he filed for […]
Ronaldo appears set to swap Real Madrid for Juventus after growing frustrated with life at the La Liga giants. The 33-year-old, who scored four goals as Portugal reached the knockout stages of the World Cup last month, wants a bumper new deal that would see him earn similar to the likes of Lionel Messi and […]
Ronaldo looks set to complete a shock move to Serie A champions Juventus to end his Real Madrid career after nine seasons. Cristiano Ronaldo has won four Champions Leagues with Real Madrid and is a five-time Ballon d’Or winner. But the curtain looks set to close on an incredible relationship with Juve bidding £88m to […]
Ronaldo, the best scorer on the planet, ran into the best defense in Portugal’s 2-1 defeat to Uruguay, in what could be his last World Cup performance.
Lionel Messi stared, hands on hips, pain etched across a face once boyish and filled with limitless joy, now obscured by a brown beard and hardened by expectations for his nation unmet. Four hours later and 1,530 kilometres away, Cristiano Ronaldo's eyes were wide in anger as he shouted in protest just ahead of the […]
Portugal, led by Cristiano Ronaldo, will be seeking to show their European Championships win of two years ago was a stepping stone to a global challenge. But a Uruguay side featuring Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani and Diego Godin will provide a stern test of Portuguese credentials. Uruguay have yet to concede a goal in Russia […]
‘You stopped Ronaldo!’ Netanyahu incites Iranians to depose government channeling World Cup euphoria
Showcasing his ball-dribbling skills, Benjamin Netanyahu engaged in some footsy lobbying with Iranians, insisting that, if their national team could stop Ronaldo of Portugal, then the opposition can surely take out the government. Playing on the emotions of millions of Iranians, who were thrilled to see their team achieve an “impossible” World Cup 1-1 draw […]
[unable to retrieve full-text content] CRISTIANO Ronaldo’s missed penalty cost Portugal first place in their World Cup group.
Clive Rose/Getty Images Cristiano Ronaldo is the most famous athlete on the planet. With a Real Madrid salary in the tens of millions and some of the biggest endorsement deals in football, he has a ludicrous amount of cash to burn — according to Forbes, he was the third highest-paid athlete in the world in […]
Cristiano Ronaldo lost a game of ping pong to a former Manchester United teammate — and his reaction shows his extraordinary competitiveness
Getty Images Cristiano Ronaldo is an extraordinary competitor. World Cup analyst Patrice Evra recently told an anecdote on ITV that drove home just how dedicated the Portugal striker is to winning. Ronaldo lost a game of table tennis to former teammate Rio Ferdinand when they both played for Manchester United. Ronaldo then bought a ping […]