NIKE's 'Play Inside, Play for the World' campaign moves into a new phase today with the unveiling of the cleverly named Living Room Cup.In this 'copa de sala', the sneaker and apparel giant is roping in its stable of athletes ...
Apr 6, 2020
WHAT a week it's been for pregame tunnel walks.At the run-up to Juventus' Monday match against Cagliari at his team's home pitch in Turin, Ronaldo was spotted sporting an ancient gadget clipped to the side ...
Jan 7, 2020
MADRID - Former Brazil great Ronaldo took over on Monday as the majority stakeholder in recently promoted Spanish club Valladolid, saying he is bringing his soccer expertise to help the team succeed.Ronaldo now owns 51 percent of the shares of the club. ...
Sep 4, 2018
CRISTIANO Ronaldo is leaving Real Madrid to join Italian club Juventus in a move expected to benefit the Portugal forward's tax return.Juventus said it paid 112 million euros ($131.5 million) for Ronaldo, who signed a four-year deal ...
Jul 11, 2018
SOCHI, Russia - Players from the Premier League and the Spanish league scored nearly half of the goals at the World Cup in the group stage.Of the 122 goals in the 48 matches so far, 31 came from players in England' ...
Jun 29, 2018
KIEV, Ukraine - With his back to goal but eyes on the incoming cross, Gareth Bale connected with the ball while leaping in the air and sent a scissor-kick arcing into the top of the net.Fusing athleticism and technique, it was ...
May 27, 2018
BARCELONA, Spain - Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid warmed up for their European finals by winning in the Spanish league on Saturday.Madrid didn't need resting forward Cristiano Ronaldo to crush Celta Vigo, 6-0, at home in its second-to- ...
May 13, 2018
MADRID - Real Madrid beat Barcelona, 2-0, to complete a 5-1 victory on aggregate in the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday, dominating its fiercest rival without the need of Cristiano Ronaldo or Gareth Bale.Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema provided the ...
Aug 17, 2017
CHICAGO - If Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane makes his team write essays about they spent their summer vacation, at least the ending will be a happy one.After a 1-1 tie to end regulation, the visitors finally shook free from a ...
Aug 3, 2017
MADRID - Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal made their way into the Madrid Open quarterfinals on Thursday (Friday, Manila time), each with straight-set wins.The top-ranked Djokovic beat Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain 6-2, 6-1 for his ...
May 6, 2016
SAO PAULO - Despite being only 22 years old, Neymar has already done enough to be ranked among Brazil's greatest players of all time.If he can keep it up, not even the great Pele may be standing in front of ...
Nov 8, 2014
RIO DE JANEIRO - Dual World Cup winner Ronaldo is certain coach Luiz Felipe Scolari "will change something" to reawaken Brazil's attack in Friday's World Cup quarterfinal match against Colombia (Saturday, Manila time)."We are waiting for a good ...
Jul 4, 2014
MANAUS, Brazil - Cristiano Ronaldo set up Varela for a late equalizer on a hot and humid night in the jungle Sunday (Monday, Manila time) to give Portugal a 2-2 draw with the United States and hope for a spot in the ...
Jun 23, 2014
SAO PAULO - Brazilian media says the marriage of former soccer great Ronaldo and Bia Anthony has come to an end.The O Globo newspaper says the couple announced the end of their marriage in a statement released by the 36-year-old ...
Dec 28, 2012
BARCELONA, Spain-Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo dueled each other to an entertaining stalemate on Sunday, with both superstars scoring twice as Barcelona drew 2-2 with Real Madrid to keep an eight-point lead over its archrival intact.The result ended ...
Oct 8, 2012
RIO DE JANEIRO-Globo television network says retired Brazilian great Ronaldo is taking part in a televised weight loss program.The popular variety show "Fantastico" will chronicle the three-time Fifa player of the year's bid to shed the pounds ...
Sep 22, 2012
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