Cristiano Ronaldo Related Content
Watch out for yet another goal fest between Real Madrid and Real Valladolid in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday, November 30, 2013.
Preview: Another chance for Real to improve without Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo will not play, Ancelotti has confirmed. According to the Real Madrid manager, the Portuguese talisman has recovered from last weekend’s thigh injury against Almeria but remains uncomfortable. As a result, Angel Di Maria will be given a rare start in the starting XI. The Argentine winger is reportedly feeling... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine endured an injury-ridden time last season, but still finished top of the La Liga scorer's charts. Has he done enough to maintain his place at the top and claim his 5th award in January?
Lately, a certain Portuguese attacker's name comes to everyone's lips—with his rampant displays for club and country. Cristiano Ronaldo, that is. His perfectly executed hat-trick against the Blågult in Sweden on November 19, which followed his match winner in the first leg of this World Cup Qualifying Playoff tie, has got people touting Cristiano Ronaldo again for the 2013 FIFA Ballon d'Or... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the final battle between Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic live online or on TV on November 19, 2013. Sweden vs Portugal hits your screens.
Preview: Sweden ready to leave it all on the pitch
Friday's match had very little Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic, but it was the Portuguese captain that came out on top at the end of the 90 minutes. A diving header in the final seven minutes of the match gives the Lusitanos a slender lead, heading into Tuesday's second match.
In Sweden, the Portuguese will face a tough test, as Sweden will likely... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Portugal and Sweden battle it out in their first leg playoff match at the Estádio da Luz, live on ESPN networks.
Preview: Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic will have to make the difference
Since the draw dictated Portugal and Sweden would go head-to-head to determine who would be in next year's World Cup, nearly all of the talk has been about Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. On Friday, they will both get a chance to to prove their worth at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon.
The unfortunate part... Read the rest of the article »
Two of the most lethal forwards right now have plundered goals for fun this year and a few phenomenal stats will give a true reflection of just how incredible their respective feats are.
As two of the biggest football stars in the planet prepare to lead their respective nations in the World Cup playoff, it is definitely the time to take out the stats book and have a look at how Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic have terrorised opponents for club and country this year.
Breaking a 24-year record in the Championnat
Despite playing host to some of the most talented strikers in the... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese star has enjoyed a fantastic run of form, but some downplay his achievements. How can he finally show everyone that he deserves to be considered the best in the game?
It’s often said that criticism is the best motivator. In the case of Cristiano Ronaldo, it seems to have spurred him on to new heights that many had not even thought possible, despite his reputation as arguably one of the world’s finest footballers playing today.
The Portuguese attacker has scored 24 goals so far in all competitions and will certainly break the Champions League group... Read the rest of the article »
A total of 33 world football personalities have been nominated for the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or awards. Here are the players and coaches nomination lists in full.
The Players – Messi, Ribery, Ronaldo favourites
Bayern Munich’s treble success last season, as well as the team’s current great performances and results, have duly been rewarded. The German giants dominate the 23-man shortlist with as many as six players – four of which are homegrown talents. Arjen Robben (Netherlands) and Franck Ribery (France) complete Bayern’s... Read the rest of the article »
What else should you be doing on 26 October 2013 than watching El Clasico live online or on TV? Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Gareth Bale and co are ready to play! Watch them in action!
It is interesting to know that the Catalans, who have been tagged as favourites ahead of Saturday’s clash, have not beaten Real Madrid in 429 days. Indeed, under Jose Mourinho, the gap between these two Spanish rivals greatly reduced. The last five results between the pair are as follows:
- August 29, 2012: Real Madrid 2-1 Barcelona (Los Blancos go on to lift the Supercopa... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will go head to head for the 20th time, as Barcelona and Real Madrid meet at the Nou Camp on Saturday night.
With another El Clasico upon us, we will take a look at some facts that stick out between Ronaldo and Messi. The two stars have made a significant impact on the El Clasico over the years, and the upcoming match will likely be no different.
From scoring goals to getting their teammates involved, their performances will always influence the final result.
1) Consistently Playing
It... Read the rest of the article »
On October 26, 2013 the world will stop turning for millions of football fans. Yes, it's El Clasico time once again! Catch Barcelona vs Real Madrid live online, on TV and radio.
Barca’s winless streak in El Clasico
As the calendar confirms it, Saturday will mark 429 days since the Blaugrana last defeated their eternal rivals, Los Blancos. One must roll back the time to August 23 last year to re-live Barca’s latest victory. It occurred in the first leg of the 2012 Supercopa de Espana at the Camp Nou with the hosts winning 3-2.
The game was marked... Read the rest of the article »
In one of the most anticipated matches of the season, Barcelona will welcome Real Madrid to Camp Nou. We take a look at five key battles which might decide El Clasico's outcome on the 26th of October.
Diego Lopez vs Victor Valdes
While the forwards might get all the attention and the plaudits coming their way, the goalkeepers will have an equally important job on Saturday night. Both the men will be protecting their goal against some of the most accomplished players in the world of football and will definitely have to put up a special performance to help their team win.
Barcelona have... Read the rest of the article »
The biggest game on Matchday 3 of the UEFA Champions League happens at the Santiago Bernabeu on October 23, 2013. Here is where to watch Real Madrid vs Juventus live online or on television.
Preview: La Decima hunters Real Madrid to reclaim the upper hand in Juventus rivalry?
The history linked to this fixture is so huge that one could write a book about it. But in the space of 90 minutes only this Wednesday, Los Blancos and the Bianconeri will be able to add many more pages to it. Between 1999 and 2001, current Juve manager Antonio Conte played under Carlo Ancelotti at the Turin-based... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese did not make things easy on themselves against Israel, and will now be without Ronaldo for their final group match.
Preview: Portugal up against all odds to take the top spot in their group
When Portugal drew at home against Northern Ireland, fans were far from happy with the team's performance. Looking at how much talent they have on paper, in comparison to that of Northern Ireland, it was confusing to figure out how that result even happened, especially at home.
An away match against Israel also... Read the rest of the article »
Israel will travel to Portugal needing three points in order to keep their World Cup hopes alive. Watch live online or on TV as Cristiano Ronaldo leads the hosts on October 11, 2013.
Preview: Lusitanos still hope to claim the top spot in Group F
Portugal and Israel go into Fridays match looking for the full three points, but for Israel, the victory is a must. With only 12 points from eight matches, Eli Guttman's squad could see their World Cup hopes come to an end with anything other than a victory at the Estádio Alvalade.
The Portuguese are currently second... Read the rest of the article »
You could be watching Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid live online or on TV this Saturday, September 28, 2013. Here is where to follow this La Liga match.
Preview: One of the best Madrid derby games in the making
Since joining Atleti in January 2012, coach Simeone has guided his side to glory in the UEFA Europa League, UEFA Super Cup and Spanish Cup. What better way for the Rojiblanco’s former player and current manager to celebrate his 200th game than through the Madrid Derby?
Atletico Madrid look confident and rightfully so... Read the rest of the article »
Former Red Devils team mates, Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney, got their respective teams to a flying start in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, September 17, 2013.
Both Real Madrid and Manchester United made some managerial changes this summer, with Carlo Ancelotti taking over from Jose Mourinho and David Moyes filling the huge shoes left behind by the departing Sir Alex Ferguson.
Ancelotti is no stranger to European adventures. He is one of the few men in world football to have won the Champions League title as a player and as a coach.
Moyes... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Galatasaray vs Real Madrid live as Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo unite to overcome the hostile atmosphere of the home crowd in Turkey on Tuesday, September 17, 2013.
Preview: Gala to expose Real Madrid’s defence and claim another home win?
Five months and a few days after clashing in the quarter-finals of the 2012/13 UEFA Champions League, Galatasaray and Real Madrid will meet again. What happened the last time Los Blancos played in Istanbul was breath-taking. Despite being 3-0 down from the first leg, hosts Galatasaray put up a strong fight in the... Read the rest of the article »
After months of speculations the Portuguese captain has now signed a new contract which will keep him at the Bernabeu for the next five years.
The 28-year-old has officially quashed rumors of a move back to Manchester, where he made waves with the Red Devils for six years scoring an impressive 118 goals and winning everything the world of football had on offer.
His delayed contract extension had put many clubs on the alert - especially his former employees who were desperate to have their star man back at the Theatre of Dreams. But... Read the rest of the article »
Adapting to Spanish football will not be easy for Gareth Bale who’s momentous transfer fee will be a source of constant pressure for the 24 year old. The former Spurs man will need Cristiano Ronaldo’s support in order to succeed at his new club.
Gareth Bale completed his dream move after a saga which culminated a majority of the transfer window. After completing a world record move to Real Madrid, the former Tottenham Hotspur man knows that he needs to perform and that too in a short span of time. Despite being new to the country and the league, people are already expecting Bale to perform from the word go, something that puts extra pressure... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal and Brazil will renew an old rivalry when they meet in a friendly match at Gillette Stadium on Tuesday night.
Preview: Portuguese and Brazilian fans will fill Gillete Stadium to see their idols
When you hear of a meeting between Portugal and Brazil, you would instantly think of a battle between two football superstars. Whether you are a fan of Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, or both, they have both earned their spot at the top of world football's list of great stars.
On Tuesday night, both countries... Read the rest of the article »