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Cristiano Ronaldo gave his 22 million Twitter followers pause for concern Tuesday. The soccer superstar tweeted an unfortunately worded message, in which he expressed his “pleasure” at seeing photos of, get this, participants in the official CR7 Boys Underwear Competition. Ronaldo, or the people who handle his social media activities, soon deleted the tweet — but not before it was retweeted more than 1,200 times, prompting a collective, worldwide “ummm?” The story behind the questionable tweet is actually innocent enough. When he’s not busy dominating the soccer world, the Portuguese goal machine is a brand unto himself. His signature, CR7, underwear line will offer boys’ sizes starting Nov. 1, and he organized a “CR7 Boys Underwear Competition” to promote the new products. The competition’s Facebook page asks fans to ”Upload your best, craziest, and funniest fan image showing your love for CR7 and win a trip to meet Cristiano Ronaldo and seen [sic] him play a match! The first prize co

Cristiano Ronaldo sends the creepiest sounding tweet of 2013

International soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has one of the most popular Twitter accounts in the entire world with over 22 million followers on the social media platform.  Tuesday morning, he sent one of the weirdest/funniest/creepiest tweets in the history of Twitter.  I'm sure this isn't supposed to mean what it says - either something got lost in translation or whoever...

Cool! Cristiano Ronaldo puts the freeze on injuries by buying a Criosauna

Cristiano Ronaldo has come up with a cool way of avoiding injury – by installing a £45000 Criosauna in his house. The superstar forward who has a vital few months ahead of him is under pressure to deliver for both club and country. Real Madrid are fighting Barcelona for the La Liga title while Portugal must beat Sweden for a place at the World Cup in their crunch play-off game...

Cristiano Ronaldo tweets that he enjoyed viewing ‘Boys Underwear Competition’ photos

Thank you all for participating in the CR7 Boys Underwear Competition – it's been a real pleasure to see all of your photos. — Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) October 22, 2013 That’s, uh, awkward. There really isn’t much to add here, just wanted to make sure this Bad Idea Tweet made its way into the Sportress […]The post Cristiano Ronaldo tweets that he enjoyed viewing...

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins “Creepiest Tweet Of The Year Award”

I am sure the back story behind this is completely P.C., but you should really have someone check your Tweets before you send them live. Cristiano Ronaldo has over 22 million followers on Twitter, and I’m fairly positive that I’m not the only one who thought his latest Tweet was a little weird. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Impressive Ronaldo scores twice in Real Madrid win

Cristiano Ronaldo maintained his impressive form in the Champions League by scoring two goals to give Real Madrid a 2-1 win against 10-man Juventus on Wednesday. The Portugal forward angled a shot behind goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to score in the fourth minute from a sublime pass by Angel Di Maria. Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal then pulled down Sergio Ramos in the area and...

Ronaldo says to leave ailing Bale alone

Cristiano Ronaldo says the best medicine for ailing teammate Gareth Bale is to leave him alone. Ronaldo says ''Gareth Bale is doing well. It's better to leave him alone and do pressure on other players.'' Bale has had two muscle injuries since his record transfer, limiting his playing time and leading to speculation about whether he had a back hernia that he...

Leave Bale alone, says Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has jumped to the defence of Real Madrid team-mate Gareth Bale, saying there has been too much pressure placed on him since his record-breaking move to the Bernabeu. Bale joined Real in the summer from Tottenham , breaking Ronaldo's own world record transfer fee following his arrival from Manchester United . The Wales international has struggled to make an...

Christiano Ronaldo might want to reword his latest tweet about boys in underwear

Bet Christiano Ronaldo wishes he could take back his most recent tweet. Ronaldo sent out a thank you tweet for his boys underwear competition, and after deleting it and then reposting it, it still seems in poor taste. See for yourself: Thank you all for participating in the CR7 Boys Underwear Competition – it's been a real pleasure to see all of your photos. — Cristiano...

'Simpsons' doing World Cup episode

"The Simpsons" is teaming with the beautiful game again for a World Cup-themed episode next March, part of a branding campaign in which they're partnering with FC Barcelona and other teams around the world for a new line of Simpsons merchandise. The plot of the episode, titled, "You Don't Have to Live Like a Referee", will deal with Homer becoming a soccer...

Red card turns classic into milk dud

Real Madrid 's 2-1 victory over Juventus Wednesday night to cement their grip of Group B in the Champions League was a classic game of two halves. The first saw some really excellent soccer; the second was an underwhelming and scoreless mismatch. Why? Juventus were cruelly reduced to 10-men with 43 minutes still remaining. They -- and neutral fans alike -- were left the losers...

Three From Three For Madrid

A brace from Cristiano Ronaldo saw Real Madrid to a 2-1 victory over a ten-man Juventus in their Group B UEFA Champions League match.

Ancelotti: Ronaldo deserves Ballon d´Or

Carlo Ancelotti has backed prolific Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d’Or this year. Barcelona and Argentina […]

Who’s falling now?

For all the Barcelona haters and complainers that their players dive, ahem Madrid fans, don’t throw stones if you live in a glass house. In what should have been remembered as a competitive match will forever be remembered as the game where Cristiano Ronaldo pretended he was punched/stabbed/shot in the face by Giorgio Chiellini. The dive led to Chiellini’s second yellow card...

United would have bought a world-beater under Alex Ferguson says former No.2

Former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan has criticised the champions for failing to make a marquee signing this summer. The Old Trafford giants were in a for a host of big-name players including Gareth Bale and Cesc Fabregas - while there was also a suggestion they wanted to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back from Real Madrid. But Marouane Fellaini signed for £27million...
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