Found December 03, 2012 on
My Love For The Game:
During the Madrid Derby, Cristiano Ronaldo was at it again. After his stunning free kick earlier in the match that left goalkeeper Iker Casillas in complete disbelief, the Portuguese forward had a moment of not so much brilliance. Trying to confuse a defender as he does very often, Ronaldo’s feet got a little too happy [...]
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Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring as Real Madrid eased to a 4-1 home victory over Ajax in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Already through to the knockout stages, Madrid took the lead in the 13th minute when Luka Modric won the ball in midfield and passed to Karim Benzema, who crossed for Ronaldo to hit his sixth goal of the competition this season.
Jose Callejon doubled Madrid...
Ajax finished in third spot in Group D and a place in the Europa League despite losing 4-1 to Real Madrid.
Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Maria Callejon had the home side 2-0 up within half an hour as they completely dominated the first period and Kaka made it three just after the interval with a sumptuous strike from 20 yards.
Real appeared to slacken off and could have...
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Andres Iniesta are the finalists for FIFA’s world player of the year award.
They were picked from a list of 23 candidates for this year’s Ballon d’Or, with Messi looking to become the first player to win the award four times. The Argentina and Barcelona playmaker won the award the last three years.
“I think they are perfect picks. There...
The Ballon d’Or shortlist of Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Cristiano Ronaldo proves the link between extreme wealth and talent in football.
It’s no surprise at the names which appear on the Ballon d’Or shortlist for this year’s award with Lionel Messi likely to win the tribute, again. The fact that Barcelona and Real Madrid players dominate the list every single season...