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#Cristiano Ronaldo

# cristiano-ronaldo - Yesterday’s News

Bebe comes close and Ronaldo sent off before Bale grabs last-minute winner

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.

Cristiano Ronaldo dresses up as homeless beggar to give young fan surprise of his life Legend This post contains videos

# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 16 January, 2015

Stephanie Roche has weighed in on THAT photo with Messi and Ronaldo

She didn’t win the Puskas Award but Roche did get one special memento.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo’s son was chuffed to run into Lionel Messi at the Ballon d’Or ceremony

Perhaps this will finally bring Messi and Ronaldo together.

Low: Forget Ballon d’Or, Lahm is best player of the decade

The Germany coach believes the defender deserves more credit for his talent.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Why the Ballon d’Or increasingly resembles the Eurovision song contest

Greater levels of political voting means the competition is at risk of losing credibility.

Ronaldo urges Real Madrid fans to back Gareth Bale

The Welshman came under criticism during Real’s 3-0 win over Espanyol on Saturday.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 12 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Steph falls short, Ronaldo is king once again and all today’s sport

Also, Jamie Heaslip is a doubt to return for Leinster this weekend.

Once again, Cristiano Ronaldo has picked up the greatest individual award in football

The striker won his second straight FIFA Ballon d’Or award tonight.

The incredible numbers behind Ronaldo, Messi and Neuer’s year

All three nominees for this year’s Ballon d’Or have enjoyed a remarkable last twelve months.

Messi, Ronaldo or Neuer? Who deserves to win tonight’s Ballon d’Or prize? Poll This post contains a poll

Messi, Ronaldo or Neuer? Who deserves to win tonight’s Ballon d’Or prize?

Have your say ahead of tonight’s gala event.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Power ranking the 12 best players to win the Ballon d’Or

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

Real Madrid fans wrong to boo Gareth Bale – Isco

The Welshman scored a brilliant free-kick in Saturday’s win over Espanyol,

Some Cristiano Ronaldo superfans have attacked Michel Platini’s house

We’re struggling to see how it will help Ronaldo’s Ballon d’Or chances.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

‘Lionel Messi worth €87m more than Cristiano Ronaldo’

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

RTÉ to show coverage of Stephanie Roche’s big night in Zurich

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

Real Madrid’s 22-game unbeaten run comes crashing to a halt against Valencia

The hosts dug deep to take all three points.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

28 brilliant images that sum up the sporting year

Featuring a stricken Neymar, a dejected Steven Gerrard and an ecstatic Katie Taylor.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 22 December, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 2014 highlight reel is an irrefutable case for the Ballon d’Or CR7 This post contains videos

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 2014 highlight reel is an irrefutable case for the Ballon d’Or

Even by his exalted standards, Ronaldo has had a sublime individual year.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo’s home town erects statue in his honour

It’s one way to pay tribute to the Portuguese star.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

This Dutch footballer cares not for your laws of physics Tekkers This post contains videos

This Dutch footballer cares not for your laws of physics

Move over Ronaldo, there’s a new free-kick expert in town.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Denis Law thinks Ronaldo and Messi should share the Ballon d’Or

The United legend can’t separate the two superstars.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

What is the Fallon d’Floor award – and who is in the running? Going Down This post contains videos

What is the Fallon d’Floor award – and who is in the running?

The internet fights back against diving.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

‘Ronaldo should win with 99% of vote’ – James Rodriguez wants to stuff the Ballon d’Or ballot box

Rodriguez would definitely hijack that vote if it was an online poll.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Lionel Messi moves onto 202 La Liga goals with hat-trick against Espanyol

The attacker scored his 21st league hat-trick in Sunday’s Catalan derby.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Messi is magical, Ronaldo isn’t – Ronaldinho

But the ex-Brazil star admits the Real Madrid talisman is a “very complete player”.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 1 December, 2014

POLL: Who deserves to win this year’s Ballon d’Or? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

POLL: Who deserves to win this year’s Ballon d’Or?

Should Cristiano Ronaldo make it back-to-back victories or would you prefer to see it go elsewhere?

Neuer joins Ronaldo and Messi as three Ballon d’Or finalists

The Bayern Munich goalkeeper is up against the La Liga pair for world player of the year.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Bale scores stunner as Real Madrid record historic 16th consecutive win

Karim Benzema opened the scoring when he turned home Cristiano Ronaldo’s low cross.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Friday 28 November, 2014

Real Madrid aren’t happy with Michel Platini’s latest Ballon d’Or comments

Platini wants one of Germany’s World Cup heroes to win the big prize next January.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 27 November, 2014

How good is Aguero? Frank Lampard puts him ‘in that bracket’ with Messi and Ronaldo

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

Ronaldo’s showdown with Messi proves damp squib

Portugal claimed only their second win over Argentina, and their first since 1972.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Northern Ireland lose 100% record, as Greece beaten 1-0 by Faroe Islands

Northern Ireland lose 100% record, as Greece beaten 1-0 by Faroe Islands

The Faroes improbably claimed a fourth away win in 24 years.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Thursday 6 November, 2014

71 reasons why Lionel Messi is a Champions League legend

The Argentine is now joint-top of the goalscoring list and has inched past Cristiano Ronaldo.

# cristiano-ronaldo - Monday 3 November, 2014

Check out all 70 of Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League goals

The Real Madrid star could break Raul’s goalscoring record tomorrow night.

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