1. FIFA World Cup Simulation: What If Ronaldo Didn't Play Against the USA

    Cristiano Ronaldo is dealing with a knee injury he's had for more than sixth months. He's playing in this World Cup despite the injury, even though some experts say he's risking real problems and potentially his career by not sitting out...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 3,049 reads 15 comments

  2. Can Clint Dempsey Outshine Ronaldo to Advance to Round of 16?

    At this point in the 2014 World Cup, few could have imagined the U.S. would be in position to advance out of the Group of Death. And although it's a reality, a lot of work is left for the Americans if they wish to play in the knockout stages...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 10,555 reads 43 comments

  3. US World Cup Attack May Be Trick to Stopping Portugal Star Cristiano Ronaldo

    "Ronaldo plus 10." That's the common knock on the Portuguese side in major competitions, and it's part of the reason why the country that boasts the best player on the planet over ...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 1 month ago 92,613 reads 276 comments

  4. FIFA World Cup Simulation: Can USA Beat Ronaldo and Portugal?

    There's still way too much time before kickoff between the United States and Portugal this Sunday, and with the win against Ghana, American passion is at a fever pitch. A million scenarios will be discussed...

    BR Productions Written by BR Productions about 1 month ago 14,788 reads 54 comments

  5. Is Cristiano Ronaldo's Injury a Game-Changer for Portugal vs. USA?

    On Wednesday, Cristiano Ronaldo walked off from training after experiencing discomfort with his reoccurring knee injury. On Thursday, Portugal announced that he is fit for the match against the USA and that he will not be forced to sit...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 9,420 reads 32 comments

  6. USA vs. Portugal, Match Preview, Re-evaluating Group G Pecking Order

    For the USMNT, the Group of Death has become the Group of New Life. After John Brooks' ( Hertha Berlin ) header in the 86th minute proved to be the game-winner against Ghana and Germany's 4-0 demolition of Portugal, the U...

    M.F. DiBella Written by M.F. DiBella about 1 month ago 9,718 reads 2 comments

  7. Why Cristiano Ronaldo Is Under Most Pressure for Portugal After Germany Defeat

    It's highly unlikely that it was Paulo Bento 's plan to play Cristiano Ronaldo for the full 90 minutes against Germany...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 month ago 6,346 reads 32 comments

  8. Why Chris Wondolowski Must Be Handed a USA Starting Spot vs Portugal

    Everything is different now for the United States men's national team. When this World Cup started, the Americans were upwards of a 15-to-one long shot to survive Group G...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 1 month ago 11,036 reads 68 comments

  9. Brazil's Support Can Restore Cristiano Ronaldo's Fortunes

    SALVADOR, BRAZIL — It is safe to say that this was not part of the plan. If there was much angst outside the Portugal camp on the subject of Cristiano Ronaldo 's fitness, the comprehensive opening match defeat to Germany shifted the focus...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 1 month ago 14,080 reads 20 comments

  10. Cristiano Ronaldo's Germany Disappointment Is the Least of Portugal's Concerns

    Paulo Bento will have been hard-pressed to imagine a more demoralising fashion in which his Portugal side could have opened their World Cup campaign than with a 4-0 defeat at the hands of hotly tipped Germany...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 month ago 1,236 reads 1 comments

  11. Twitter Reacts to Cristiano Ronaldo's Performance vs. Germany

    Portugal's 4-0 loss to Germany on Monday was an embarrassing way for Paulo Bento's side to begin their 2014 World Cup campaign, and even the talents of Cristiano Ronaldo couldn't prevent the onslaught...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 month ago 12,360 reads 48 comments

  12. Portugal vs. Germany: Key Selection Decisions for Paulo Bento

    The World Cup is well and truly under way but we are yet to see two of Europe's better sides. The encounter between Portugal and Germany is a fantastic opening game and certainly wouldn't look out of place in the latter stages of the competition...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 month ago 3,637 reads 3 comments

  13. 10 Things You Should Know About the World Cup and Soccer

    In case you haven’t already noticed the commercials on TV, Twitter and Facebook, or you live under a rock, the World Cup is here...

    Elias Trejo Written by Elias Trejo about 1 month ago 548 reads 0 comments

  14. Cristiano Ronaldo's Comeback Bodes Well for World Cup

    You always have to be careful when reading too much into friendly results and even performances to some extent. When the real business starts many teams can often turn out to be the complete opposite of what they have shown when the pressure is off...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 month ago 9,154 reads 14 comments

  15. Who Will Support Ronaldo's 1-Man Show to Bolster Portugal's World Cup Chances?

    It's Cristiano Ronaldo and nothing else for Portugal, right? That's the prevailing thought as the A Seleccao battle in Group G, the so-called Group of Death in Brazil...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 8,132 reads 27 comments

  16. World Cup Injury Analysis on Ronaldo, Costa, Suarez, Neuer and More

    The biggest sporting event in the world should be decided by the best players in the world. Unfortunately, that's not always the case with the World Cup...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 1 month ago 9,039 reads 10 comments

  17. World Cup 2014: Injuries and Absentees Will Not Detract from the Spectacle

    With fridges being stocked to the brim in time for Brazil's showpiece event, and as the first set of fixtures begin to take shape, there's been somewhat of a frenzy surrounding the ...

    Trevor Murray Written by Trevor Murray about 1 month ago 484 reads 0 comments

  18. Germany's Key Weapon and Achilles' Heel at 2014 World Cup

    The wait is almost over for Joachim Low’s Germany side to unleash his key weapon, Mario Gotze , whilst a suspect defence is sure to prove their Achilles’ heel at the 2014 World Cup...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 1 month ago 3,153 reads 4 comments

  19. Portugal's Key Weapon and Achilles Heel at 2014 World Cup

    Portugal doesn't kick-off their World Cup campaign until five days into the competition. That will surely suit manager Paulo Bento , as the team still has a number of players trying to overcome injury difficulties and obtain maximum fitness...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 month ago 1,943 reads 8 comments

  20. Republic of Ireland vs. Portugal: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Portugal conclude their warm-up programme before they journey to Brazil for the World Cup with this tricky friendly match against Republic of Ireland in New Jersey, USA...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 1 month ago 23,968 reads 3 comments

  21. Cristiano Ronaldo Has Unusual Knee Condition, Puts Portugal in Tough Position

    Cristiano Ronaldo took his Real Madrid squad to the Champions League title, but it came with a cost. The speedy winger fought a sore knee for much of the season, spending long hours with the Real Madrid medical staff...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 1 month ago 77,560 reads 76 comments

  22. Cristiano Ronaldo Shouldn't Be Rushed Back Into Portugal Starting XI

    Cristiano Ronaldo is set to play in his first friendly for Portugal as the team prepares for the upcoming World Cup, but Paulo Bento would be wise to rest his star winger beyond Tuesday's fixture against Ireland...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 1,582 reads 4 comments

  23. Cristiano Ronaldo's Top 6 Portugal Goals

    Cristiano Ronaldo is without doubt Portugal's best player and well on his way to becoming one of their most important players of all time...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 month ago 1,929 reads 3 comments

  24. Who Is More Likely to Win the World Cup First: Neymar, Messi or Ronaldo?

    The world will pay witness to three of its giants playing in Brazil, each seeking a first World Cup title. With the World Cup being in South America, many point to Neymar and Lionel Messi having the best chance at their first star...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 16,655 reads 78 comments

  25. Cristiano Ronaldo's Injury Hinders 2014 World Cup Prospects

    There is never an opportune time for an injury, but there are certainly times that are worse than others. For Cristiano Ronaldo , the timing couldn ’t be much worse...

    Jesse Clark Written by Jesse Clark about 1 month ago 1,908 reads 0 comments