1. What Makes a Lionel Messi or a Cristiano Ronaldo?

    One of them is reserved, quietly spoken, at times seemingly almost apologetic, while the other is loud, gregarious with a self-confidence that some feel borders on the arrogant. But don’t be fooled; appearances are deceptive...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 12 hours ago 21,993 reads 207 comments

  2. Cristiano Ronaldo Presented with Special '300' Shirt by Florentino Perez

    We are still trying to get our heads around the fact that Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 300 goals for Real Madrid . But yes, it actually happened. Ronaldo got number 300 against Rayo Vallecano in just his 288th game earlier in April...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 16 hours ago 30,396 reads 49 comments

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo Pitch Invader Prompts UEFA Investigation of Atletico Madrid

    UEFA has launched an investigation into Atletico Madrid's organisation failures during Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first-leg draw against neighbours Real Madrid...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 2 days ago 30,883 reads 79 comments

  4. Breaking Down Cristiano Ronaldo's Performance for Real Madrid vs. Atletico

    Cristiano Ronaldo was unable to extend his three-match scoring streak on Tuesday, as Real Madrid were held to a 0-0 draw away to city rivals Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 3 days ago 10,074 reads 86 comments

  5. Real Madrid Try to End Their Atletico Jinx Again

    “We are not obsessed with Atletico ,” said Carlo Ancelotti in his pre -match press conference ahead of the latest Madrid derby, as per UEFA .com’s Marcos Prieto , this time in the Champions League quarter-finals...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 4 days ago 9,238 reads 61 comments

  6. Cristiano Ronaldo Is Benefiting from James Rodriguez's & Luka Modric's Returns

    Cristiano Ronaldo is smiling again, and it's no coincidence that his return to goal-scoring form has corresponded with the returns of James Rodriguez and Luka Modric from injury...

    Rahul Kalvapalle Written by Rahul Kalvapalle about 4 days ago 3,519 reads 5 comments

  7. Cristiano Ronaldo Kisses Marcelo on the Cheek After He Falls Victim to a Nutmeg

    Marcelo suffered a good-natured lesson in karma in Real Madrid training. Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo pulled off a nutmeg so filthy that the Brazilian was rolling on the ground laughing...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 17,599 reads 20 comments

  8. Cristiano Ronaldo Pulls off Nasty Nutmeg in Real Madrid Training

    The Cristiano Ronaldo -does-a-ridiculous-nutmeg train keeps on rolling. Ronaldo had to have been riding high after A) having his suspension lifted after his simulation yellow card was rescinded and B) pulling off an audacious nutmeg midweek..

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 22,369 reads 27 comments

  9. Cristiano Ronaldo Appeal Succeeds, Available for Real Madrid vs. Eibar

    Cristiano Ronaldo will be available for Real Madrid 's La Liga fixture with Eibar after successfully appealing the yellow card received during Wednesday's clash with Rayo Vallecano ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 8 days ago 11,946 reads 84 comments

  10. Fan Friday: Win a Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid 2014/15 Shirt!

    To celebrate Cristiano Ronaldo scoring his 300th goal for Real Madrid this week—and because it's Friday — we are giving away a Ronaldo shirt. It's the official 2014 Real home jersey, complete with Ronaldo 7 on the back...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 8 days ago 3,522 reads 6 comments

  11. Cristiano Ronaldo Pulls Off Incredible Control and a Nutmeg at the Same Time

    Cristiano Ronaldo 's brilliance is so everyday that it's easy to forget how good he is sometimes—but here's a piece of ball control and a nutmeg at the same time during Real Madrid 's clash at Rayo Vallecano to remind you...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 9 days ago 52,434 reads 61 comments

  12. Cristiano Ronaldo Appeal Against Rayo Vallecano Booking Successful

    Cristiano Ronaldo will be free to face Eibar on Saturday after Real Madrid 's Phil Kitromilides confirmed his appeal against a yellow card picked up for diving was successful...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 9 days ago 20,614 reads 92 comments

  13. Cristiano Ronaldo Is Booked for Diving During Real Madrid's Match vs. Rayo

    Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is facing a suspension after being booked for diving during Real Madrid's Liga clash at Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday. To be fair to Ronaldo, it looked to be a harsh decision...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 9 days ago 28,463 reads 146 comments

  14. Are Real Madrid the Most Delicately Balanced Team in World Football?

    Roughly 300 miles both south and east of Madrid lie two important sites in world sport. One, in Andalusia, is the Circuito de Jerez; the other, in Montmelo, is the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 12 days ago 11,515 reads 93 comments

  15. Cristiano Ronaldo vs. Granada: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    A quintet of goals from Cristiano Ronaldo pushed Real Madrid back to within one point of Barcelona at the top of the La Liga standings, as Los Blancos ran riot against Granada to notch a remarkable 9-1 victory...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 13 days ago 56,978 reads 194 comments

  16. Cristiano Ronaldo Drives Past a Young Real Madrid Fan, Who Doesn't Take It Well

    The pain of your hero ignoring your autograph request can be tough to bear—and for one child who was hoping Cristiano Ronaldo would sign his football, it was all too much...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 14 days ago 20,768 reads 26 comments

  17. Cristiano Ronaldo's Carb-Based Diet vs. Tim Howard's Fat-Based Paleo Diet

    Can the world of sports nutrition offer the perfect diet for a professional footballer—an optimal nutritional protocol that can fuel peak human performance for 90 minutes or ...

    Ross  Edgley Written by Ross Edgley about 15 days ago 47,315 reads 36 comments

  18. Cristiano Ronaldo: Biggest Villain in World Football for March

    Specifically for the month of March: One who donned an all-white kit, also wore the black hat. Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is without question a world great, approaching legendary ...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 17 days ago 19,593 reads 147 comments

  19. Cristiano Ronaldo Needs to Involve Teammates for Real Madrid to Be Successful

    Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid are facing a mini crisis heading into the final stages of the 2014-15 season, and the Ballon d'Or winner needs to turn to his team-mates to climb out of the slump and contend for silverware...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 18 days ago 12,485 reads 59 comments

  20. Brazilians Imagine Cristiano Ronaldo in Real Life in CR7 Parody

    Cristiano Ronaldo has transcended to one of those superstars who seem like they're from another world in recent years—so a Brazilian YouTube group dragged him back into the real world...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 19 days ago 21,078 reads 34 comments

  21. Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals New Haircut While on Portugal Duty

    Cristiano Ronaldo has 102 million followers on Facebook , another 34.5 million on Twitter , and people seem generally quite interested in whatever he gets up to. Ahead of Portugal's clash with Serbia, Ronaldo has had a haircut...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 20 days ago 68,738 reads 88 comments

  22. Manchester United Transfer Rumours: Blockbuster Cristiano Ronaldo Offer Readied

    Manchester United will bid £80 million and offer Cristiano Ronaldo £14 million per year to rejoin the club, according to Tuttomercatoweb (h/t Anthony Chapman of the Express )...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 22 days ago 36,928 reads 117 comments

  23. Cristiano Ronaldo Covers Ricardo Quaresma's Car in Aluminum Foil

    Cristiano Ronaldo will go to great lengths for a good prank...or a good opportunity to promote his lucrative boot sponsor. Such was the case Thursday when Ronaldo had a bit of fun at Portugal training at team-mate Ricardo Quaresma 's expense.

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 22 days ago 15,544 reads 14 comments

  24. Cristiano Ronaldo's Alleged X-Rated Gesture Spurs LFP President to Demand Action

    LFP President Javier Tebas has suggested Cristiano Ronaldo should be punished after he was alleged to have "touched his balls" in a provocative manner toward referee Mateu Lahoz during Real Madrid 's recent Clasico loss to Barcelona...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 23 days ago 19,755 reads 143 comments

  25. Manchester United Transfer News: Fresh Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo Rumours

    Gareth Bale faces a big decision regarding his Real Madrid future this summer as Premier League rivals Manchester City and Manchester United circle...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 24 days ago 16,635 reads 57 comments