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Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 8 goals in Real Madrid's first 9 matches this season.

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Needs to Finish Better

Posted on 20 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

It might be absurd to ask Cristiano Ronaldo, already scoring 8 league goals this season, to do a better job at finishing than he has so far, but Real Madrid seem to be so bad this season when it comes to finishing the chances they are able to create, be it Alvaro Morata or Karim Benzema in the starting lineup, it once again falls on the shoulder of their best player. More

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 7 goals in 8 matches for Real Madrid, but they're already 5 points behind the top spot in the La Liga. Image: Zimbio.

It Must Be Frustrating to be Cristiano Ronaldo on This Real Madrid Team

Posted on 17 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Can Cristiano Ronaldo be regarded at some point till the end of his career as the best player in the world? Sure, by some, but he’s lost the popular vote. What’s left for him is to win as much as possible with Real Madrid – La Liga & Champions League titles, only that doesn’t seem to be going too well either. More

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On Cristiano Ronaldo, Intentional Booking & Fair Play

Posted on 13 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Three things Cristiano Ronaldo did wrong in the Portugal draw with Israell: He had a terrible match, hardly being a threat at goal; he tried to kick an Israeli player in the head, lucky not to be sent off; and he managed to get booked on purpose in order to miss the match against Luxembourg, so he’ll be available with a clean slate for the two playoff matches. More

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Cristiano Ronaldo Tries to Kick Eran Zehavi

Posted on 12 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

In a frustrating performance Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal will probably try to forget, the Real Madrid star had a moment he won’t be too proud of, as early in the match he tried to kick Israel’s Eran Zehavi after not feeling too happy about being closely marked. More

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Cristiano Ronaldo in the Worst Game of his Career

Posted on 12 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

After over 600 matches for club & country, Cristiano Ronaldo managed to put up what is probably the most ineffective performance of his career, as Portugal failed to beat Israel in a World Cup qualifying match for the second straight time, and Ronaldo himself couldn’t even get to take one shot at goal. More

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Cristiano Ronaldo Has a New Reason to be Unhappy

Posted on 11 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

It’s very important for Cristiano Ronaldo to be recognized as the best footballer in the world, especially by his own teammates and other levels of Real Madrid management. Zinedine Zidane backing Franck Ribery to win the Ballon d’Or has the potential to create another mini-drama, or possibly something bigger. More

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Barcelona vs Real Madrid – Victor Valdes Trash Talking Against Pepe & Cristiano Ronaldo

Posted on 8 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

We still have more than two weeks left before the first Clasico of the season between Barcelona and Real Madrid, but it doesn’t mean it’s too early to start the trash talk, which involves Victor Valdes taking some humorous shots at Pepe and Cristiano Ronaldo. More

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Cristiano Ronaldo Scoring More Goals Than Anyone in Europe

Posted on 7 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Even though Lionel Messi owns the books on goal scoring records, things are a bit different in 2013, with Cristiano Ronaldo so far leading all players from the top five leagues in Europe with 50 goals this season – 44 of them coming for Real Madrid and six more while playing for the national team. More

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Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Can’t Get More Clutch Than This

Posted on 6 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Every bit of criticism poured onto Real Madrid and Carlo Ancelotti is justified, but most of the time, it doesn’t matter. Cristiano Ronaldo can’t stop scoring goals during injury time, truly making something out of the nothing that is his team’s open play, while Karim Benzema is fading away into obscurity and Isco isn’t as good as advertised. More

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Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Luckily Keeps Title Hopes Alive

Posted on 5 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Once again, a bit too much of injury time saves Real Madrid from being knocked out of the La Liga title race. This time, Cristiano Ronaldo needed a lucky bounce and Alvaro Morata to give his team any kind of hope with the first goal of the season for him in a dramatic and undeserved 3-2 win over Levante. More