‘I don’t look for records, they look for me’, says Ronaldo after 700th goal (Vanguard)

Cristiano Ronaldo has lost count of the number of records he has broken, Portugal forward said after scoring the 700th goal of his career during a 2-1 defeat to Ukraine on Monday. “The records come naturally, I don’t look for…

*Slow start to Lagos road repairs (Nation)*NAF aircraft decimates insurgents’ meeting venue in Borno (Sun)

Slow start to Lagos road repairs (Nation) The rehabilitation of roads across Lagos State has kicked off as Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu directed on Sunday. The governor declared a state of emergency on the roads following public outcry on their deplorable…

Cristiano Ronaldo explains his gesture to Atletico Madrid fans during Champions League clash  (Metro)

Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken out about his gesture to Atletico Madrid supporters during the 2-2 draw with Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday evening. The Serie A champions took a two-goal lead through Juan Cuadrado and Blaise Matuidi but…

Cristiano Ronaldo weeps as Piers Morgan shows him never-seen-before video of his late father (Metro)

Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears as Piers Morgan presented him with a video he’d never seen before of his late father. In his upcoming documentary Cristiano Ronaldo Meets Piers Morgan, the Good Morning Britain host showed the legendary footballer…

Ronaldo scores four times as Portugal rout Lithuania 5-1 (Guardian)

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo took his international tally to 93 goals when he scored four times on Tuesday. The goals helped to give the European champions a 5-1 win away to Lithuania in their Euro 2020 qualifier. Playing in his…

Messi ‘made me better player’, says Ronaldo (Punch)

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Wednesday his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him “a better player” and that he enjoys a “healthy” rivalry with the Argentine great. However, Portuguese star Ronaldo, whose influence at Real Madrid mirrored that of…

Cristiano Ronaldo admits paying $375,000 to settle rape allegation (Guardian)

Cristiano Ronaldo has finally admitted to paying $375,000 in a settlement and confidentially agreement after sexual assault allegations stemming from a 2009 incident in Las Vegas, according to CNN. Former model Kathryn Mayorga accused Ronaldo of raping her in a suite at…

Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo get in the boxing ring for ad (GiveMeSport)

Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo are unquestionably two of the world’s best footballers. However, you wouldn’t describe either of them as football hard men. Ronaldo is built like a machine but, let’s be honest, he’s no fighter. And the same can…

Show me the money: South Korean soccer fans to sue over Ronaldo benching (Punch)

More than 2,000 South Korean soccer fans will sue a sports agency after superstar Cristiano Ronaldo stayed on the bench when his Juventus side played a friendly in Seoul last week, a law firm said Monday. The star Portuguese striker…

Suspended rape case: I knew my son was innocent, CR7’s mum says (Punch)

Cristiano Ronaldo’s family have welcomed news he will not face criminal charges over an alleged Las Vegas rape. The footballer’s doting mum Dolores Aveiro and sisters Katia and Elma have backed him since it emerged last year he was facing…

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