Cristiano Ronaldo set to reject chance to watch Copa Libertadores final with Lionel Messi

For the first time since 2007, neither Cristiano Ronaldo nor Lionel Messi were awarded the Ballon d’Or trophy. Instead, it went to Real Madrid’s Luka Modric. Ronaldo did come second in the vote but, rather astonishingly, Messi finished fifth. While there was no reunion between Ronaldo and Messi on the Ballon d’Or podium, Real Madrid […]

Champions League Football

Arsene Wenger spoke the truth about Cristiano Ronaldo showing off his abs v Man Utd

Cristiano Ronaldo lost the respect of some Manchester United fans for his eyebrow-raising celebration after scoring against his former club on Wednesday night. The Portuguese superstar, who completed his remarkable transformation from inconsistent teenager to goalscoring machine during his six years at Old Trafford, netted a wonderful volley and then celebrating by lifting up his […]

Champions League Football

Gianluigi Buffon names who he thinks is the ‘best player in the world’

Who is the best player in the world? It’s a question football fans have been debating for the past decade with the answer being either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo. The two superstars have shared five Ballon d’Or each over the last 10 years but there’s signs that their duopoly is slowly fading. That’s because […]

Football La Liga

La Liga president gives honest opinion on Lionel Messi now Cristiano Ronaldo is gone

When the day comes that Lionel Messi retires from football, there’s a good chance the Argentine will be widely accepted as the greatest of all time. As it stands there are still doubts about whether Messi really is the best, with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Pele, Zinedine Zidane and Brazilian Ronaldo also in the running. But […]

Champions League Football

Cristiano Ronaldo spoke to security after Man Utd fan invaded the pitch at full-time

Cristiano Ronaldo made an emotional return to Manchester United on Tuesday night as Juventus won 1-0 to stay top of Group H in the Champions League. Paulo Dybala’s strike in the 17th minute was enough to seal victory for the Old Lady, with Ronaldo playing an important role in the goal. The Portuguese’s dangerous cross for Juan Cuadrado rebounded […]