Breaking: Ronaldo fires hat-trick as Manchester United down Tottenham in Premier League clash

March 12, 2022 BBC 0

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first Manchester United hat-trick in 14 years as Tottenham were defeated in a thrilling encounter at Old Trafford. The brilliant Portuguese put United ahead twice before heading home the winner from Alex Telles’ corner nine minutes from time, the 807th goal of his career. Tottenham twice responded to Ronaldo’s efforts, through a Harry Kane penalty and Read More

Ronaldo ‘missing’ as Manchester United prepare to face City

March 6, 2022 Marca 0

Raphael Varane, Edinson Cavani and Luke Shaw were not among the 21 players present at the Lowry Hotel, where Manchester United were staying ahead of their Premier League match against Manchester City. As reported by several foreign media outlets, including the prestigious La Gazzetta dello Sport, this might mean that the Portuguese star will miss Manchester derby against Pep Guardiola’s side. According to the British newspaper the Manchester Read More

Ronaldo won’t get into Manchester City ‘s starting X1 – Neville

March 6, 2022 Agency Report 0

Gary Neville has admitted that Cristiano Ronaldo does not warrant a place in Manchester City’s starting XI based on current form. Neville is a long-term admirer of Ronaldo’s, having won three successive Premier League titles alongside the forward during his playing days, and he backed the 37-year-old to give United a lift when he re-signed for the Red Devils back Read More

Premier League: Ronaldo ends goalscoring drought as Manchester United return to winning ways, top 4

February 16, 2022 AFP 0

Cristiano Ronaldo ended his goalscoring drought on Tuesday as Manchester United recovered from an insipid first-half display to beat 10-man Brighton 2-0 and camber back into the Premier League top four. The match dramatically changed complexion early in the second half, with Ronaldo scoring his first goal in 2022 before Lewis Dunk was sent off three minutes later. But the Read More

Like father, Ronaldo’s son becomes Manchester United player

February 11, 2022 Blueprint 0

Cristiano Jr. will follow in the footsteps of his father Cristiano Ronaldo and wear the iconic No7 shirt for Manchester United. The 11-year-old officially signed after spending months playing in the United academy. The announcement came through fellow youngster Gabriel, who announced he had also signed on his Instagram. He said: “Delighted to finally have my signing day done even Read More

Breaking: Cristiano Ronaldo surpasses 800 career goals as Manchester United halt Arsenal’s Premier League top 4 target

December 2, 2021 BBC 0

Cristiano Ronaldo made it 801 career goals as Manchester United beat Arsenal in a brilliant see-saw game that had controversy and crucial VAR decisions. Emile Smith Rowe fired in the opener with goalkeeper David de Gea down injured after Fred trod on his heel, with VAR awarding the goal. Bruno Fernandes and Ronaldo turned the game United’s way. Martin Odegaard Read More

Cristiano Ronaldo drops fresh career boast with Manchester United

November 27, 2021 Skysports 0

Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has said he will silence his critics and that they “do not want to see” his defensive work. In an interview with Sky Sports, the Portuguese slammed his critics for not seeing the positives of his game and said even as he enters his 20th season as a professional, his winning desire still burns as Read More

Ronaldo, Messi, Kante, Salah, 7 others make 2021 FIFA best footballers’ award *See full list

November 23, 2021 Blueprint 0

FIFA have unveiled the nominees for The Best Awards 2021, with the winners being revealed in an online ceremony on January 17, 2022. The candidates for each award were selected by expert panels in women’s and men’s football, which included Eniola Aluko, Emma Byrne and Marta Tejedor, as well as Tim Cahill, David Trezeguet and Alexi Lalas.Public voting for each category will be open Read More

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Exposed! Football cabal that robbed my son Ballon D’Or – Ronaldo’s mother

November 2, 2019 Editor 0

Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother, Dolores Aveiro, has blamed a “football mafia” for her son’s failure to win the Ballon D’Or. Ronaldo is currently level on five Ballon D’Or prizes with long-term rival, Lionel Messi. However, the Portugal captain was denied a sixth trophy last year, when he finished second to ex-Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric. “There is a mafia. That’s the Read More

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See what Ronaldo did during FIFA best footballer award presentation

September 24, 2019 Editor 0

Cristiano Ronaldo opted to stay at home on Monday night as arch rival Lionel Messi swept another gong at FIFA’s Best Awards.  With Lionel Messi winning The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award for a record sixth time, his rival and five-time winner, Ronaldo who abstained from the ceremony has greeted the Barcelona player with a post on Instagram. Ronaldo was also among the Read More

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FIFA player award: How Messi, Ronaldo voted

September 24, 2019 Editor 0

Forensic auditing of the voting pattern has shown that Messi as Argentina captain voted for Ronaldo as his second in a choice of three players.  His number one choice was Senegal’s Sadio Mane while the third was Frenkie De Jong. Surprisingly, Ronaldo, who also as captain of Portugal, did not vote for Messi. Instead, he opted for Matthijs De ligt Read More

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FIFA best footballer award: Ronaldo shuns event, greets Messi from home

September 24, 2019 Editor 0

Cristiano Ronaldo opted to stay at home on Monday night as arch rival Lionel Messi swept another gong at FIFA’s Best Awards.  With Lionel Messi winning The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award for a record sixth time, his rival and five-time winner, Ronaldo who abstained from the ceremony has greeted the Barcelona player with a post on Instagram. Ronaldo was also among the Read More

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I deserve more Ballon d’Or awards than Messi – Ronaldo

September 18, 2019 Editor 0

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo said he deserves to end his soccer career with more Ballon d’Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi, and hopes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time. Ronaldo, 34, has won the renowned France Football magazine trophy for the world’s best player five times – as many as Messi – but is eager Read More

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Ronaldo becomes 1st European to score 90 goals for country as Portugal bash Lithuania; England, France flog opponents

September 11, 2019 Editor 0

England and Portugal both scored five goals while France scored three as they overcame lowly-ranked Kosovo, Andorra and Lithuania in Euro 2020 qualifying on Tuesday. Captain Ronaldo, making his 160th international appearance, scored four as Portugal won 5-1 in Vilnius and strengthened their position in Group B after a sluggish start. For Ronaldo it was a second hat-trick in three Read More

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Breaking: Ronaldo, Messi, Virgil van Dijk make final 2019 Best FIFA Men’s Player award shortlist

September 2, 2019 Editor 0

FIFA have unveiled its three-man shortlist for the 2019 Best Men’s Player Award – with Cristiano Ronaldo, Virgil van Dijk and Lionel Messi all competing for the top prize. The European superstars will battle it out to win the prestigious gong, currently held by Real Madrid’s Luka Modric, in a ceremony held in Milan on September 23. All three names were recognised for their formidable Read More

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BREAKING NEWS: At last, Ronaldo ‘announces retirement’

August 21, 2019 Editor 0

Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo remains unsure when he will retire, saying it could be as soon as next year or he could play into his 40s. Ronaldo, 34, has continued to star after joining the Old Lady last year, scoring 28 goals in 43 games in all competitions and helping the Italian giants win another Serie A title in 2018-19. The five-time Ballon Read More

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From Ajax, De Ligt opens up on on why he joined Juventus

July 19, 2019 Editor 0

Matthijs de Ligt has admitted he had already decided to move to Juventus before Cristiano Ronaldo spoke to him at the Nations League finals. The Dutch defender, one of the most sought after prospects in world football this summer, signed with the Serie A giants earlier this week in a deal worth £67.8million. One of the most intriguing details of his transfer saga, however, came when Ronaldo encouraged Read More

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Sarri unveiled as Juventus, hails Ronaldo, slams Hazard

June 20, 2019 Editor 0

Maurizio Sarri fired a parting shot at Eden Hazard and praised Cristiano Ronaldo during his unveiling as the new Juventus manager.  He faced the media and addressed supporters for the first time on Thursday morning in a press conference.  The 60-year-old, kitted out in a sharp club suit, endeared himself to fans in Turin but risked further ire of the Read More

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Messi, Ronaldo missing in 1st X1 most valuable players

June 14, 2019 Editor 0

The CIES Football Observatory has published a list of the hundred players with the highest market value across the five major leagues (see the table below). Among the variables considered in the new and improved algorith, are factors such as age, contract restrictions, playing position, minutes played, goals scored, national team activity and team results. Most valuable XI The top three players in the Read More

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Days after purchasing £9.5m portshe car, Ronaldo gets another

May 24, 2019 Editor 0

Cristiano Ronaldo has the need for speed – and earns the crust to pay for his lust. After reportedly buying the world’s most expensive car earlier this month – for £9.5million – the Juventus superstar has now picked up a bargain-basement McLaren Senna hypercar, worth “just” £750,000. Ronaldo, 34, posed with the 211mph coupe – just a day after Lewis Hamilton showed Read More