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  • Real Madrid edge past Roma

    East Rutherford : Real Madrid continued life without former star and five-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo with a pre-season International Champions Cup win over Serie A side AS Roma 2-1.


    French ready to end Modric and company’s   Cinderella dream

  • France focus on glory

    Moscow : France fine-tuned their preparations for the World Cup final against Croatia on Friday, desperate to overcome the bitter disappointment of losing the Euro 2016 final as FIFA declared Russia 2018 the best-ever tournament.

  • Pele praises Ronaldo on move to Juve

    Sao Paulo : Brazilian football legend Pele congratulated Cristiano Ronaldo on being signed by Italian-league club Juventus and compared the move to his decision to come out of semi-retirement at age 34 and play for the New York Cosmos.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Four things we learned from semi-final matches

    Moscow: The semi-finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup have left us with two finalists and two teams who have tasted the bitterness of falling at the last hurdle. Here are some things we learned over the past two days, reports Xinhua news agency:

  • Cristiano Ronaldo to visit South Korea

    Seoul: Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will visit South Korea for the first time in 11 years, officials said on Tuesday.

  • Fab four of future?

    Kazan : While many people feel sorry to see Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar leaving the FIFA World Cup pitches earlier than expected, some young footballers stood out to show that they deserve equal, if not more, attention from the media and fans.

  • Spanish media says ‘ciao’ to Ronaldo amid Juve rumours

    Madrid : Spanish media said goodbye to superstar Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday after persistent reports that the five-time Ballon d’Or winner will leave Spanish giants Real Madrid for Italian champions Juventus.

  • We played well, deserved more: Ronaldo

    Sochi : Portugal captain and star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has said that his team played well in the FIFA World Cup and deserved something more out of the tournament.

  • Big stars in danger as bookings & suspensions influence World Cup

    Moscow : The end of the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup means teams can now see their routes towards the final on July 15. However there is still a long way to go on the road to Moscow and suspensions could be a major factor in the coming matches.

  • Portugal-Uruguay more than Ronaldo v Suarez

    Kratovo : Portugal defender Bruno Alves said Saturday’s World Cup last-16 clash with Uruguay will be more than simply a battle between Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez.

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    Donald Trump’s joke on Cristiano Ronaldo falls flat

    Washington: US President Donald Trump cracked a joke about Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo running for president against incumbent Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, who responded by saying that Portugal “is nothing like the US”.

  • Ronaldo in need of Portugal supporting cast to perform

    Moscow : Cristiano Ronaldo’s off-night against Iran nearly cost Portugal their World Cup dream and underlined the stark need for his team-mates to contribute more in support of the Real Madrid superstar.

  • Amid FIFA World Cup 2018 fever, here’s a guide on life-lessons from soccer

    It’s often seen that where boundaries divide, passion for sport unites. Ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia will not change the Soviet past but can certainly deliver valuable lessons into the game of life. And all this can be actually absorbed by merely enjoying the game of soccer from the different positions of the players.