Found June 23, 2014 on Larry Brown Sports:
Cristiano Ronaldo hardly looked excited on Sunday night after his perfect cross in the 95th minute resulted in a stunning draw between Portugal and the United States. After Germany blew them out 4-0 in the opening game of group play, Portugal needed a win against the US. The draw broke the hearts of Americans, but […]

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Haircut Receives The Meme Treatment

Cristiano Ronaldo's haircut produced some incredible memes. Here's a roundup of the best from Twitter.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Haircut Predicted Portugal’s Final Goal

Cristiano Ronaldo didn’t do a lot during Sunday’s match against the United States, but Portuguese striker made the most of his opportunity when it counted. Had the USMNT just paid attention to the 29-year-olds haircut, they would have known Portuguese’s play the entire time: Watch the play: [Neil Greenberg]   The post Cristiano Ronaldo’s Haircut Predicted Portugal’s...

Cristiano Ronaldo’s perfect cross broke Team USA’s hearts (GIF)

The United States were 25 seconds away from advancing to the knockout rounds with an improbable win over Portugal on Sunday. Then Cristiano Ronaldo happened. The US battled back to take a 2-1 lead over Portugal after falling behind 1-0 early. All Michael Bradley had to do was possess the ball at midfield to burn […]

Ronaldo poised to face USA in crucial game at World Cup despite knee injury

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to ignore the ongoing pain of a knee injury to lead Portugal’s attempts to avoid World Cup elimination against USA in Manaus. Ronaldo, who has been plagued by tendinitis in his left knee since the closing weeks of La Liga with Real Madrid, was forced to play with a strapping on the joint during Monday’s 4-0 Group G defeat against Germany. With Paulo...

Ronaldo and Portugal breaks the hearts of Team USA

The United States Men’s National Team was looking to make history Sunday night on the edge of the Amazon Rain Forest. Not since the first World Cup in 1930 had an American team won two matches on the biggest stage in the sport. The Red, White and Blue supports as well as the player knew a victory would ensure their trip thought Group G and into the Round of 16. Portugal’s Luis...

Cristiano Rinaldo Injury Would be Detrimental to USMNT Chances Against Portugal

With unconfirmed rumors of current holder of the Ballon d’Or – the award for the best soccer player in the world for those of you just catching World Cup fever – Cristiano Ronaldo injury coulad cause him to miss out on the rest of the 2014 World Cup, U.S. Men’s National Team fans are rejoicing. Group G, once thought to be the Group of Death, has become a very winnable...

People Were Not Happy That Joel Embiid Supported Cristiano Ronaldo

Americans were rooting against Cristiano Ronaldo yesterday. Joel Embiid was rooting for him. Embiid told everyone on Twitter that his World Cup rooting interests ran counter to most Americans. You can guess what the fallout of that was: Ronaldo my boy #halamadrid — Joel-Hans Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) June 22, 2014 This one doesn’t even make a lick of sense. Yo for real **** @JoelEmbiid...

Brazil ’14: Analyzing U.S. vs. Portugal and if it will send the Yankees home

As ineffective as the world’s greatest player was in the match between the U.S. and Germany, he’s still the world’s greatest player. Many talked about Cristiano Ronaldo’s lingering injuries before the game, and many will point to his fitness as the reason behind his uncharacteristic blunders around the U.S. goal. Yet what is strange about his errant play is that, athletically...

2014 World Cup: Stopping Cristiano Ronaldo will be key- Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah

Cristiano RonaldoGhana coach Kwesi Appiah has stressed the need to stop Cristiano Ronaldo if his side are to win Thursday’s crucial final Group G match at the 2014 World Cup.The Real Madrid star is yet to click into gear at the tournament but Appiah says he deserves special attention.But the reigning World Footballer of the Year showed glimpses of his talent when he superbly sent...

World Cup: Messi, Ronaldo Show Off Brilliance

If you give them an inch, they’ll take a mile. That’s what makes Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, arguably the two best footballers in the world, so great. During this past weekend’s FIFA World Cup games, both Messi and Ronaldo showcased their brilliance. First, it was Messi in Argentina’s game on Saturday against Iran. In the 91st minute of a scoreless game, Messi was...

Joel Embiid Backs Cristiano Ronaldo After U.S. Draw; Twitter Does Not Approve

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USA v Portugal: Can Klinsmann’s men contain an incensed Cristiano Ronaldo?

USA v Portugal: Can Klinsmann’s men contain an incensed Cristiano Ronaldo? - originally posted on Jurgen Klinsmann’s USA team can qualify through to the Round of 16 with a victory against Paulo Bento’s Portugal, tomorrow in Manaus. With Group G now completely wide open and anyone’s for the taking, this will be a very hard fought contest. Portugal will be...

Suarez World Cup joy could soon turn to tears

Originally posted on @ECavaniOfficial Controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez may have had the last laugh on England but his Uruguay side must still beat Italy if they are not to face an early exit. There had been much speculation about the fitness of Suarez ahead of the crunch game with England on Thursday. He underwent knee surgery only five weeks ago and played...

Ronaldo challenge excites Bradley, USA

USA midfielder Michael Bradley said he and his team-mates are excited to take on Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo at the […]

USMNT wastes a golden opportunity to advance against Portugal

They could have just punched their ticket to the next round of the World Cup. Say that to yourself a few times just to allow the maximum amount of sickness to enter your soul. The USMNT had the game won. They had beaten a team that almost nobody thought they would be able to beat before the World Cup began. Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo were on the ropes down 2-1 and the United...
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