Cristiano Ronaldo Unveils Statue Of Himself At Hometown Museum (Photo)

Behold, Cristiano Ronaldo in all his, um, glory. Ronaldo unveiled a statue of himself Sunday at his personal museum in his home town of Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. The bronze Ronaldo statue stands just over 11 feet tall and features Ronaldo in a trademark, pre-free-kick stance while wearing very tight shorts, according to the BBC. Cristiano Ronaldo's statue was unveiled in Madeira...
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PHOTO: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Hometown “Erects” Statue Of Their Local Hero

Cristiano Ronaldo’s hometown of Madeira erected a statue on Ronaldo and they meant “erected.” What you see below is the people of Madeira taking certain creative liberties on certain parts of Ronaldo’s anatomy. Gotta say, I haven’t seen a bulge get this much attention since David Bowie in the movie “Labyrinth.”
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Cristiano Ronaldo "erects" statue of himself outside museum

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s Bulge Immortalized With Own Statue

Portugese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most popular athletes in the entire world, so I guess it was only a matter of time before he received his own statue. The people of his hometown of Funchal were generous enough to give him one, and they were also generous enough to include a Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Life Size Cristiano Ronaldo Statue Has Really Tight Shorts (Photo)

Cristiano Ronaldo’s life size statue has others talking about one specific thing. The statue was unveiled today in Portugal and we’re just wondering if the designer thought this was a good idea. Check it out. Cristiano Ronaldo's statue was unveiled in Madeira today. It's… well, look at it. — Alexandre Queirós (@alexqueiros) December 21, 2014 ...
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Cristiano Ronaldo: Real can repeat Champions League success in 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo believes Real Madrid can build on their incredible success in 2014 and win the Champions League for the second time in a row this season. The Spanish club beat San Lorenzo 2-0 to lift the Club World Cup on Saturday to cap off a year in which they also won the Copa del Rey, European crown and UEFA Super Cup. And Ronaldo believes his side can improve even further...
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Cristiano Ronaldo Awarded With His Homeland’s Highest Honor And A Statue

Less than twenty-four after his side won its fourth trophy of 2014, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo returned to his place of birth in the region of Madeira – an archipelago which is one of two autonomous regions of Portugal – to be presented with the “Cordão Autonomy” and a statue in his likeness by the Legislative Assembly. After helping Madrid win its first-ever...
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Real Madrid-San Lorenzo Verdict: Sergio Ramos Hero In Club World Cup Final

Real Madrid never won the FIFA Club World Cup before 2014. Sergio Ramos seemingly always scores in big games. It doesn’t take a genius to guess which one of those facts of life changed Saturday. Real Madrid defeated San Lorenzo 2-0 at Le Grand Stade de Marrakech in Morocco to win the 2014 Club World Cup title and claim the tag of “World Champion.” San Lorenzo tried to frustrate...
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Man United news: Di Maria, Falcao, Ronaldo, Usain Bolt

Some United news and notes from the Van Gaal presser today, featuring updates on Falcao and Di Maria. -(Manchester Evening News) Louis van Gaal has confirmed Angel Di Maria is back in contention for a place on the bench against Aston Villa on Saturday while Radamel Falcao could start. Di Maria has missed the three games with a hamstring injury but returned to training this week...
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FIFA Club World Cup Verdict: Real Madrid Means Business; Cruz Azul Exhausted

This embed is invalid" /> Real Madrid’s first foray into the FIFA Club World Cup was as easy as it looked. Real Madrid trounced Mexican club Cruz Azul 4-0 Tuesday to clinch a place in the Club World Cup final Saturday. Real Madrid has never won the club World Cup, and the emphatic win over Cruz Azul shows that the Spanish giant means business in Morocco. Sergio...
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Is Cristiano Ronaldo the Ultimate Man?

Cristiano Ronaldo, the man, the myth, the legend! Ever since bursting onto the scene whilst playing for FC Porto, he’s been keeping defenders awake at night. He’s broken countless records, scored bagfuls of goals and even beat his rival Lionel Messi to Fifa’s top footballing prize last season. He is understandably the hero of many, old and young! In fact many consider him the...
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Man trying to find Ronaldo to sue over underwear

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) A Rhode Island man is trying to sue Cristiano Ronaldo in a dispute over an underwear line, but he can't get to the international soccer star. Christopher Renzi sued the Real Madrid forward and a Danish underwear maker in July after being told of their plan to use the phrase ''CR7'' to sell underwear in the United States. Ronaldo sells ''CR7'' underwear and...
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Arsenal to hijack €15m Real Madrid target this week?

Arsenal to hijack €15m Real Madrid target this week? - originally posted on Real Madrid are keen to wrap up the transfer deal of Cruzeiro’s highly talented midfielder Lucas Silva this week, but both the clubs are yet to find an agreement. According to Spanish newspaper Marca, Real Madrid are favourite to sign Silva and that the deal could be done within this week...
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Struggling strikers eclipsed by Messi, Ronaldo

LONDON (AP) Is it any wonder Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi still set the goal-standard in football? Ascending to their level, or getting anywhere near their scoring rate, seems beyond most contemporaries. Particularly for the strikers whose hype and profiles eclipse their prowess in front of goal. And especially for some of the big names who switched clubs in the summer transfer...
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Real Madrid extend winning streak to 20 matches with win at Almeria

ALMERIA, Spain -- Two goals by Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid stretch its Spanish record winning streak to 20 matches as it beat Almeria 4-1 in the league on Friday. Madrid bettered the 18-game winning streak set by Barcelona in 2005-06 when it beat Ludogorets Razgrad in the Champions League on Tuesday. Francisco ''Isco'' Alarcon put Madrid ahead in the 34th by curling a shot...
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Real Madrid beats Almeria 4-1 in Spanish League

ALMERIA, Spain (AP) Two goals by Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid stretch its Spanish record winning streak to 20 matches as it beat Almeria 4-1 in the league on Friday. Madrid bettered the 18-game winning streak set by Barcelona in 2005-06 when it beat Ludogorets Razgrad in the Champions League on Tuesday. Francisco ''Isco'' Alarcon put Madrid ahead in the 34th by curling a...
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Raul hails Ronaldo as potentially greatest ever

Former Real Madrid star Raul is backing current Bernabeu legend Cristiano Ronaldo to become the greatest player in the history […]
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The Case for Manuel Neuer

I’ll start by getting this out of the way: I do not believe for one second that Manuel Neuer, the Germany and Bayern Munich goalkeeper who is undoubtedly currently the best in the world at his position and just led his country to World Cup glory, will win the 2015 Ballon d’Or. I could give you the simplified answer as to why, that he doesn’t play a position that enables him...
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Man United news and notes: Rooney, Ronaldo, Smalling

Here are the latest Man United news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We begin with yet another injury, and again once more, it’s a defender who’s injured: Chris Smalling. -(Daily Mirror) Chris Smalling is out until Christmas with the groin injury he suffered in Manchester United’s win over Southampton. Smalling came off after...
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Real Madrid cap perfect Group B run with rout vs. Ludogorets

Cristiano Ronaldo surpassed Raul's Champions League goals haul as Real Madrid thumped Ludogorets 4-0 to complete a flawless Group B campaign. Ronaldo notched his 72nd Champions League strike to overtake Real stalwart Raul's previous competition record, recently eclipsed by Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. Brazilian defender Marcelinho's red card for handball gifted Ronaldo the opener...
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Messi and Ronaldo would find Serie A more difficult, Llorente says

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo would be worse forwards if they played their football in Serie A, according to Fernando Llorente. Barcelona's Messi became the top La Liga goalscorer of all time last month, while Real Madrid have reaped the rewards of Ronaldo scoring 29 times in 21 matches for them in 2014-15. But Llorente - who left Athletic Club for Scudetto holders Juventus...
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Messi and Barcelona top AP Global Football 10

LONDON (AP) Lionel Messi and Barcelona beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid to top the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday. Both Messi and Ronaldo scored hat tricks at the weekend and, despite Ronaldo setting a Spanish league record with his 23rd treble, Messi takes leading player honors after propelling Barcelona to a 5-1 victory against Espanyol. Ronaldo's goals led...
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Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi score hat-trick in la Liga – coaches react

Liga BBVA –  Real Madrid 3-0 Celta Vigo / FC Barcelona 5-1 Espanyol Barcelona Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti on CR7 “It is a real advantage to have Cristiano playing for us. He is playing really well and he is peak physical condition, he is extraordinarily motivated at the moment”. “He’s fantastic, incredible. What he’s doing is something nobody could imagine and I think...
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Bauza stirs Real Madrid, claims Messi above Ronaldo

San Lorenzo coach Edgardo Bauza stirred Club World Cup rivals Real Madrid, claiming Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo. […]
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Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan fighting Ronaldo, Neymar for world’s best scorer award

Asamoah Gyan has been named among the top three strikers in the world Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan is in a tough fight with Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar, the Barcelona prodigy, for the World Top Goal Scorer award for this year by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).The Al Ain captain is tied as second position with the Brazilian...
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