Christiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo, Griezmann and Messi leads FIFA awards shortlist

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been joined by Antoine Griezmann in final shortlist for the FIFA best men's player of 2016 award announced Friday by the world governing body.

Ronaldo scores twice as Real extend lead with 2-1 defeat of Gijon

Real Madrid extended their lead atop the Spanish Liga to seven points on Saturday, with a 2-1 home defeat of lowly Sporting Gijon

Real cruise 3-0 at Atletico, with Ronaldo hat-trick

Real Madrid opened up a four-point gap atop the Spanish Liga with a 3-0 win at neighbours Atletico on Saturday, after a hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo.

Ronaldo double boosts Portugal; Belgium hit eight in WC qualifiers

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice and missed a penalty as Portugal defeated Latvia 4-1 in Faro to boost their hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

Cristiano Ronaldo extends Real Madrid contract until 2021

Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to extend his contract with Real Madrid until 2021, the European champions said on Sunday.

Ronaldo hits hat-trick as Real Madrid keep top spot

Cristiano Ronaldo ended his goal drought with a timely hat-trick as Real Madrid kept top spot in the Spanish Liga with a 4-1 romp at midtable Alaves on Saturday.

Ronaldo confident Real can win back-to-back Champions League title

Cristiano Ronaldo is confident Real Madrid can become the first side to win back-to-back Champions Leagues, and calls for a good start on Wednesday against one of his former clubs Sporting Lisbon...

Ronaldo wins Europe best player award

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA best player in Europe for 2015-16 on Thursday, ahead of Antoine Griezmann of Atletico Madrid and Real team-mate Gareth Bale.

Real Madrid begin with 3-0 win at Real Sociedad

Real Madrid begin their Spanish league campaign with an authoritative 3-0 win at Real Sociedad, with a brace from Gareth Bale and a handsome goal from youngster Marco Asensio.

Ronaldo seeks more greatness with first Portugal title at last

For his Portugal coach Fernando Santos, Cristiano Ronaldo is "the best player in the world. That's it."

Ronaldo refusing to give up as Portugal flirt with elimination

Portugal are relying on their one superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to dig themselves out of a hole at Euro 2016 while Hungary's team ethic has them on the verge of the last 16.

Whining Ronaldo and his Portugal need improvement against Austria

Cristiano Ronaldo did not make himself any friends for his bashing of Iceland after the newcomers held Portugal 1-1. Now he and his team-mates must deliver against Austria if they want to rach the...

Ronaldo taking responsibility as Portugal seek title

Iceland are attempting to keep the pressure off in the build-up to their European Championship while Cristiano Ronaldo, the star of opening opponents Portugal, is relishing his status as a leader...