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#Cristiano Ronaldo

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Ronaldo treble sends Madrid well on the way to 6 – 0 trouncing of Espanyol

The Portuguese is now level with Luis Suarez in the Pichichi standings.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

A 34-year-old journeyman has scored more goals than Messi, Suarez & Neymar in Spain

It’s a remarkable story for the striker, who turns 35 in February.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Ronaldo to stay and frantic January spending – the consequences of Real’s transfer ban

New boss Zinedine Zidane could benefit from an enforced period of stability at the club.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

‘They should move to Syria’ – Ronaldo’s sister slams statue vandals

Katia Aveiro hit out at the “pig-headed people” who painted her brother’s monument.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Ireland World XI features Luis Suarez but not Neymar

The PFAI members voted for a team with a decidedly stronger Barcelona flavour and no Bayern Munich representatives.

Ronaldo: I was petrified about wearing number seven at United

Alex Ferguson told him to wear the shirt at Manchester United, instead of taking the number 28.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 11 January, 2016

Messi, Ronaldo snub each other in Ballon d’Or voting

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Arjen Robben both snubbed the Madrid star as well.

Robbie Keane did NOT vote for Lionel Messi to win this year’s Ballon d’Or

Meanwhile, Irish manager Martin O’Neill nominated Eden Hazard as one of his picks.

Is Lionel Messi the greatest footballer ever? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Is Lionel Messi the greatest footballer ever?

The Barcelona superstar scored 48 goals in 53 matches in 2015.

Lionel Messi wins record fifth Ballon d’Or

The Argentina international overcame strong competition from Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Barcelona and Real Madrid dominate FIFPro World XI

The two La Liga sides took up eight of the spots in the prestigious team.

Who should win the Ballon d’Or later this evening? Poll This post contains a poll

Who should win the Ballon d’Or later this evening?

Usual suspects Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are joined by Neymar in the final three this year.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Messi is ‘a miracle from God’ Good As Gold This post contains videos

Messi is ‘a miracle from God’

Argentine’s brilliance has stunned his team-mate Arda Turan.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 7 January, 2016

2 Premier League stars make top 5 in list of football’s most valuable players*

The figures only take into account stars from Europe’s biggest five leagues.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 4 January, 2016

5 reasons why Rafa Benitez was sacked as Real Madrid manager

The ex-Liverpool and Chelsea coach leaves with the Spanish club just four points off the top of the table.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Ronaldo reveals plans for life after football

The Real Madrid forward does not imagine himself remaining in the game when the time comes to retire.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Ronaldo meets Stephanie Roche and 45 more of the best Irish sports pics from 2015

Plus, Connacht get cosy in Russia, Conor McGregor stuns Jose Aldo and Wexford Youths make history.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo doesn’t miss many penalties – but when he does, he really misses

Ronaldo missed a penalty, but scored twice, as Madrid beat Real Sociedad 3-1.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Ever wondered what Cristiano Ronaldo’s gaff looks like inside? Madrid Mansion This post contains videos

Ever wondered what Cristiano Ronaldo’s gaff looks like inside?

The Real Madrid superstar has opened his wealthy doors to deliver a pretty awkward Christmas greeting.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Gareth Bale scores 4 as Real Madrid win 10-2

Manager Rafa Benitez was whistled prior to kick-off.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Ronaldo scores 4 in 20 minutes as Real Madrid match Champions League record

Karim Benzema scored a hat-trick… and Ronaldo still found a way to overshadow him.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Seamus Coleman compares Everton team-mate Deulofeu to Ronaldo

The Irish international said Deulofeu’s stepover skills remind him of a young Cristiano Ronaldo.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Benzema puts controversy to one side as he stars in Real rout

Frenchman scores first goals since blackmail allegations as Bale and Ronaldo also on target for Rafa Benitez’s side against Getafe.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Neymar ready to join Messi and Ronaldo among football’s elite

Can Neymar now claim to be the best player in the world?

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 30 November, 2015

Ronaldo to battle it out with Barcelona pair as Ballon d’Or shorlist revealed Then There Were Three This post contains a poll

Ronaldo to battle it out with Barcelona pair as Ballon d’Or shorlist revealed

Lionel Messi and Neymar will be hoping to stop the Real Madrid star winning the prize for the third year in a row.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Louis van Gaal confirms Man United’s interest in Cristiano Ronaldo

Could a return to Old Trafford be on the cards?

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Rumours of Gareth Bale moving to Manchester United are back and seem to have some merit

The Welshman has long been linked with a return to the Premier League.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo opens up about his personal and professional life to Jonathan Ross Interview This post contains videos

Cristiano Ronaldo opens up about his personal and professional life to Jonathan Ross

The Real Madrid forward appeared on ITV last night.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 13 November, 2015

Beckham urges Ronaldo to return to Manchester United

The former England captain is hopeful the Real Madrid star will return to Old Trafford.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

‘I made Cristiano Ronaldo,’ jokes Roy Keane

Ireland assistant says that Ronaldo did not require too much verbal encouragement at Old Trafford

Ronaldo opens up about family life as stars turn out for film premiere

Sir Alex Ferguson, Louis Saha and Gary Neville among those in attendance at launch in London.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 6 November, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo says he’s not surprised by Jose Mourinho’s problems

Cristiano Ronaldo says the Chelsea manager has the capacity to turn things around.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo: It is hard to watch Manchester United struggle

The former Old Trafford favourite admits a lot of hard work is needed to restore the club’s former glories.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

‘Van Nistelrooy kicked him & never played for the club again’: Ronaldo’s early struggles revealed

The Portuguese endured a tough time in Manchester after arriving in the summer of 2003.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 1 November, 2015

‘Ferguson was 99% sure of re-signing Ronaldo and 2 weeks later he retired’

Patrice Evra revealed the former Man United manager was confident of bringing the Portuguese star back to Old Trafford.

12 years ago today, a skinny Portuguese teenager scored his first goal for Man United

It all began for Cristiano Ronaldo with a scrappy free-kick against Portsmouth.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Benitez rubbishes ‘lies’ about Ronaldo relationship

The 55-year-old slammed reports that there is a breakdown in communication with the club’s all-time top scorer.

Ronaldo, Messi… or someone else? The 23-man shortlist for the Ballon d’Or is out

Five Premier League players have been nominated.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo secured another impressive landmark for Real Madrid today

Marcelo and Jese also helped Real Madrid to a 3-0 win over Levante.

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