# cristiano-ronaldo - Yesterday’s News
The Ballon d’Or winner was handed a straight red and is facing a three-match ban for violent conduct during Real Madrid’s 2-1 win over Cordoba.
Is he the best bloke in football?
# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 16 January, 2015
She didn’t win the Puskas Award but Roche did get one special memento.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
Perhaps this will finally bring Messi and Ronaldo together.
The Germany coach believes the defender deserves more credit for his talent.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
Greater levels of political voting means the competition is at risk of losing credibility.
The Welshman came under criticism during Real’s 3-0 win over Espanyol on Saturday.
No Ronaldo or Messi in his top 3!
# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 12 January, 2015
Will they ever vote for each other?
Also, Jamie Heaslip is a doubt to return for Leinster this weekend.
The striker won his second straight FIFA Ballon d’Or award tonight.
David Luiz? Really?
All three nominees for this year’s Ballon d’Or have enjoyed a remarkable last twelve months.
Have your say ahead of tonight’s gala event.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 11 January, 2015
Ahead of tomorrow night’s ceremony, we look at some of the greats who previously won the coveted prize.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 10 January, 2015
The Welshman scored a brilliant free-kick in Saturday’s win over Espanyol,
We’re struggling to see how it will help Ronaldo’s Ballon d’Or chances.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
The Argentine has topped a research group’s findings which tallied the 120 highest-valued footballers in the world.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
The FIFA Ballon d’Or 2014 ceremony, which takes place on Monday 12 January, sees the Irish athlete go up against James Rodriguez and Robin van Persie.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 4 January, 2015
The hosts dug deep to take all three points.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 31 December, 2014
Featuring a stricken Neymar, a dejected Steven Gerrard and an ecstatic Katie Taylor.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
Seamus Coleman is in 156th position.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 22 December, 2014
Even by his exalted standards, Ronaldo has had a sublime individual year.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 21 December, 2014
It’s one way to pay tribute to the Portuguese star.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
Move over Ronaldo, there’s a new free-kick expert in town.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 13 December, 2014
The United legend can’t separate the two superstars.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
The internet fights back against diving.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
Rodriguez would definitely hijack that vote if it was an online poll.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The attacker scored his 21st league hat-trick in Sunday’s Catalan derby.
Ronaldo sets a new record with 23rd hat-trick in La Liga, but his dive had Twitter fuming last night
That picture isn’t of the dive by the way.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
But the ex-Brazil star admits the Real Madrid talisman is a “very complete player”.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 1 December, 2014
Should Cristiano Ronaldo make it back-to-back victories or would you prefer to see it go elsewhere?
The Bayern Munich goalkeeper is up against the La Liga pair for world player of the year.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 29 November, 2014
Karim Benzema opened the scoring when he turned home Cristiano Ronaldo’s low cross.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 28 November, 2014
Platini wants one of Germany’s World Cup heroes to win the big prize next January.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 27 November, 2014
Lampard praises Argentine striker as “different class”, though he still has a soft spot for old team-mate Didier Drogba
# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
Portugal claimed only their second win over Argentina, and their first since 1972.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 15 November, 2014
The Faroes improbably claimed a fourth away win in 24 years.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 6 November, 2014
The Argentine is now joint-top of the goalscoring list and has inched past Cristiano Ronaldo.
# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 3 November, 2014
The Real Madrid star could break Raul’s goalscoring record tomorrow night.