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Despite a disappointing World Cup campaign, Cristiano Ronaldo's excellent season with his club has earned him Goal.com's award as best footballer on the planet.
Each year, football website Goal.com announces its list of the top 50 footballers in the game today, and ever since they began drumming up who would be on their list for this year, the feeling was that a familiar duo would battle it out for top spot.
Last year, Lionel Messi walked away with the prize as well as clinched his fourth Ballon d'Or, but this season has not been as favorable to the... Read the rest of the article »
According to American reports, the successful entertainer has the Portuguese star as his first client at his new company.
Although obviously the summer transfer market is all about football, when it comes to some of the game's biggest stars--such as Cristiano Ronaldo--anything involving them makes the news, whether it directly relates to things happening on the pitch.
According to American site TMZ, rapper Dwayne Carter, Jr., known worldwide to his legions of fans as Lil Wayne, has opted to expand his already massive... Read the rest of the article »
New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony met up with Los Blancos players who are in UCLA for their preseason tour in the US
La Liga giants Real Madrid were paid a surprised visit by a famous American athlete during the Spanish club's US tour.
New York Knicks basketball player Carmelo Anthony passed by Los Blancos, who were training at UCLA, meeting up with some of the Champions League winners' star players.
The NBA ace, a small forward, who won gold medal with the USA basketball team at the London Olympics... Read the rest of the article »
Dolores Aveiro is frequently at the Bernabeu to watch Cristiano. At her book launch earlier this week, Aveiro made a shocking revelation to reporters about her son.
For those fans who follow Cristiano Ronaldo's career, they know very well that the Portuguese captain came from nearly nothing. His parents did not have much money, so he was taught to make do with what ever he had at his disposal.
At the age of 29, the native of Madeira has earned himself enough money to take care of his family. Living a much more comfortable lifestyle now, Cristiano's mother... Read the rest of the article »
The newly signed Chelsea striker joins others such as Arjen Robben, Thomas Muller, Lionel Messi, and James Rodriguez on the 10-man list for best player.
UEFA have announced their ten man list for the Best Player in Europe Award, and there are some names that will obviously be of no surprise to fans.
Diego Costa, who was recently unveiled as Chelsea's newest striker is the only Premier League representative to make it in this elite group.
Despite being unable to win the World Cup with Argentina as they were defeated 1-0 by Germany thanks... Read the rest of the article »
The former Milan midfielder was not impressed with the Portuguese captain's showings at the World Cup this summer, and has criticized his attitude as being detrimental to the squad.
Following his triumph over Lionel Messi to win his second Ballon d'Or, many had expected Cristiano Ronaldo to keep up his good form for Portugal during this year's World Cup.
After all, the Real Madrid star had fired his national side into the tournament by scoring a poker against Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Sweden. Despite being placed in a tough group, Portugal were expected to qualify alongside... Read the rest of the article »
Alfredo di Stefano, who played for giant Spanish club Real Madrid during a period of 11 years (1953-1964) has died at the old age of 88. He was nicknamed the â€œBlond Arrowâ€.
During his lifetime, the Argentine-born legend was recognized with two Ballon d’Ors – in 1957 and 1959 before becoming the only football personality to receive the Super Ballon d’Or by France Football in 1989.
With 308 goals in 396 appearances for Los Blancos, he currently ranks as the club’s second highest goalscorer. In 2000, Di Stefano was named honorary president... Read the rest of the article »
A presumed CR7 fan takes a jab at Messi with a YouTube video as the Barcelona ace gets prepared for La Albiceleste's semi-final game
The Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo debate is back to life as the 2014 World Cup nears its end. The two La Liga superstars are always compared to one another by their loyal fans as the "who's the better player" debate continues.
However, this time, it is not their footballing talent that is heating things up, but their characters as persons instead. A video, presumably made by... Read the rest of the article »
Supporters of the American national team thanked Ronaldo for scoring against Ghana, securing the passage of the United States to the round of 16
Despite the extremely low likelihood of the United States being kicked out from Group G in their last game, Americans are still relieved their stay in Brazil is not yet over.
#USA fans to Cristiano Ronaldo pic.twitter.com/sc9lQouyho
— GeniusFootball (@GeniusFootball) June 26, 2014
Now, we love you @Cristiano.
— U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) June 26, 2014... Read the rest of the article »
Check out World Cup TV listings for USA vs Germany and Portugal vs Ghana as well as confirmed line-ups for these games. Group Gâ€™s scenario is complex. Hereâ€™s a breakdown of it.
Portugal are without a win just as Ballon d’Or titleholder Cristiano Ronaldo is without a goal at the 2014 World Cup. After getting off to their worst start ever by losing 4-0 to Germany, the Seleccão also failed to complete their must-win task against the United States.
They managed to take a point though thanks to Varela’s miraculous 95th minute header which made justice... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal and Ghana are in a tough spot, but they both know that if things go right, they could still go through. Watch live on TV and online as both these countries look for three points and goals.
Things did not get off to a great start for Portugal, but after their last match against the United States, everything has become much more difficult. Paulo Bento’s squad are last in the group, and will need a near miracle to go through to the next round.
Everything looked promising when the Portuguese took an early lead against the USA, but the North Americans fought back to take a 2-1... Read the rest of the article »
While Lionel Messi keeps on leading his national team, Cristiano Ronaldo gets a new hairdo every game
In the last group game between Argentina and Nigeria, Messi scored two goals and is now at 42 with his national team, while he collected 243 goals with his club, Barcelona. Against the African team, Messi demonstrated once again that he is fit and ready to take the cup.
Infographic: 20-pass, 61 second lead-up to Lionel Messi's 1st goal of the game. pic.twitter.com/nuwkKTFX8n [via @espnstatsinfo]
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USMNT tied Portugal 2-2 in an unbelievable match, which provided for two incredible comebacks.
If today’s game between Portugal and the United States is a trailer of what is waiting for us in this last round of group-stage matches, it is time to brace ourselves. Group G’s second round was nothing short of incredible.
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) June 22, 2014
Bloody hell, this World Cup just entered warp drive
— Musa Okwonga... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal has their back against the ropes, as they cannot afford to lose on Sunday. Watch live on TV and Online as the USA tries to book their place in the knockout stage.
Weather conditions in Manaus on Sunday will not be very kind to both the Portuguese and Americans, but they will both have to adapt. Three very important points are on the line, to the point where the Yanks could clinch a spot in the knockout round with a victory, and a German victory or draw over Ghana.
For Portugal, things are not as easy. Paulo Bento’s side were humbled against Germany... Read the rest of the article »
USA has a plan to "bottle up" Cristiano Ronaldo in the upcoming clash against Portugal.
Jurgen Klinsmann, United States’ coach, and Tim Howard, the American national team’s goalkeeper extraordinaire, talked about their upcoming game against Portugal. Both the German manager and the American keeper talked about the number one threat, Cristiano Ronaldo.
Former Sampdoria player talked about his players’ strategy to put the Portuguese squad in place. Klinsmann stated:
“There’s... Read the rest of the article »
Samsung released a new advertisement, following its #GALAXY11 campaign.
In Samsung’s latest commercial, which uses some bits and pieces of a previously released advertisement by the same company (‘The Beginning’), the main theme is a match between current football stars and aliens, to save the planet.
VIDEO: Watch the full advertisement here
In a fictional world attacked by extraterrestrial forces, humanity’s only hope lies in the... Read the rest of the article »
A very bad day in Salvador left the Portuguese players frustrated at the end of the match. They now must regroup and find a way to overcome that dissapointing defeat without Pepe, Hugo Almeida and Fabio CoentrÃ£o.
The stage was set for a fantastic debut for both Germany and Portugal, but Paulo Bento’s side were far from impressive. After their 4-0 drubbing at the hands of a solid German squad, the Portuguese now have a lot of decisions to make.
Euphoria and excitement for the Portuguese has quickly turned into doubt, disbelief and concern.
Hugo Almeida’s injury will keep him out of... Read the rest of the article »
Thomas MÃ¼ller, Germany's most awkward yet productive star, struck thrice whereas Cristiano Ronaldo failed to get on the board in the Group G opener.
South Africa 2010.
Germany stepped out to play Spain in the World Cup in the semifinals. The big news on the day was that a young and lanky lad by the name of Thomas Müller would not be participating. He had incurred a suspension in the previous round against Argentina. Without him, Germany suffered. They lost 1-0 in the match. The youngster's value was now understood... Read the rest of the article »
News concerning the fitness of players in Portugal's camp has not been very positive but Paulo Bento has been able to select a strong line-up to face Germany
Less than 24 hours after witnessing Messi's stunning solo goal against Bosnia, football fans will turn their eyes on the reigning FIFA Ballon d'Or winner, Cristiano Ronaldo. Although football is a team game, superstars end up grabbing most of the public's attention.
As confirmed, Ronaldo will play against Germany but it remains to be seen how he will perform individually. "Obviously... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal has not defeated Germany since 2000, when they won 3-0. Watch live online and on TV as both these European sides battle for the three points.
Two familiar foes will meet in Salvador on Monday, in a match that many expect to be very entertaining. Portugal and Cristiano are out to give the Lusitanos their first victory over the Germans since 2000, while Joachim Low’s side would love to hand the Portuguese a fourth successive defeat.
Portugal comes into the tournament fresh of a confidence boosting victory in New Jersey, where... Read the rest of the article »