The 7 football told in GIFs!

2015-01-30 13:23

Football fans around the world go through the emotional tumbledryer every week! This is how they feel!

Ronaldo handed two-match ban

2015-01-28 17:01

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has been given a two-match ban following his dismissal for kicking out at an opponent.

Le Clos to compete for Laureus award

2015-01-27 10:31

Chad le Clos will be hoping to be named on the shortlist for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award.

Ballon d'Or only for Messi, Ronaldo - Ribery

2015-01-23 18:53

France's Franck Ribery says only Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona's Lionel Messi seem capable of winning the Ballon d'Or.

Ronaldo splits from girlfriend

2015-01-20 14:39

Cristiano Ronaldo has confirmed he has broken up with his long-time girlfriend, Russian model Irina Shayk.

Real see off Getafe

2015-01-18 16:06

Real Madrid have moved four points clear of Barcelona after Cristiano Ronaldo scored either side of a Gareth Bale strike.

Ronaldo dribbled too much

2015-01-14 13:06

Cristiano Ronaldo's Sporting Lisbon manager, Laszlo Boloni, asked him to stop showing off with the ball too much.

Ronaldo: Don't boo Bale

2015-01-13 11:21

Newly crowned Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronald has urged Real Madrid’s fans to support Gareth Bale.

Factbox: Cristiano Ronaldo

2015-01-13 09:02

Take a glimpse of e FIFA Ballon D'Or award Cristiano Ronaldo's career from Nacional to Real Madrid superstar.

Ronaldo's brilliant 2014

2015-01-13 07:59

A brief look at five feats achieved in 2014 by Real Madrid, Portugal and 2014 Ballon d'Or winner, Cristiano Ronaldo.

Will Ronaldo win coveted trophy?

2015-01-12 05:00

Cristiano Ronaldo is the favourite to win the Ballon d'Or for the second year ahead of Manuel Neuer and Lionel Messi.

Real have mountain to climb

2015-01-08 09:08

Carlo Ancelotti's side lacked penetration as they left themselves a mountain to climb if they are to progress.

Comparisons aside: Let’s appreciate Messi and Ronaldo

2014-12-30 08:24

Nothing divides football fans as much as the Lionel Messi / Cristiano Ronaldo duel, writes Sam Masingi.

Perfect twenty for Madrid

2014-12-13 07:40

Cristiano Ronaldo hit a late double as La Liga leaders Real Madrid thumped Almeria 4-1 to extend winning run to twenty.

Los Blancos to star in Morocco

2014-12-09 14:45

Real Madrid will face either Cruz Azul or Western Sydney Wanderers for a place in the final of the Club World Cup.

Real seek record 19th win

2014-12-08 11:45

Real Madrid can set a new Spanish record of 19 straight victories when they take on Ludogorets Razgrad on Tuesday.

Ballon d'Or shortlist revealed

2014-12-01 19:00

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi face opposition from Manuel Neuer in the short list announced by FIFA.

Ronaldo strike sinks Basel

2014-11-27 00:14

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored his 71st Champions League goal to give Real Madrid victory away at FC Basel.

Santos happy for Ronaldo

2014-11-19 08:20

Portugal boss Fernando Santos said he was glad Cristiano Ronaldo's return to Old Trafford had been a success.

Ronaldo set for Manchester return

2014-11-17 09:56

It will be Ronaldo versus Messi at Old Trafford on Tuesday when Portugal face off against Argentina.

Ronaldo not a 'complete' player

2014-11-07 14:22

Thulani has noticed Cristiano Ronaldo lacks the ability to make assists in games, in comparison to main rival Lionel Messi.

Ronaldo eyes legendary status

2014-11-05 17:46

Cristiano Ronaldo believes he will be one of the greatest footballers to have ever played the game by the time he retires.

Real rest Ronaldo for Cup game

2014-10-29 13:50

Real Madrid will rest top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo and several other first-choice players for their King's Cup fixture tonight.

Ronaldo wins La Liga awards

2014-10-28 12:00

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has picked up three awards at the Spanish League's gala on Monday night.

Ballon d'Or nominees revealed

2014-10-28 09:13

FIFA and France Football have revealed the names of the players nominates for the most prestigious prize in football.


Moyes' men to test Madrid

2015-01-30 09:27

David Moyes will face the biggest test of his brief spell in charge of Real Sociedad when the Basques visit Real Madrid.

Neymar wants Ronaldo punished

2015-01-27 14:26

Barcelona striker Neymar says Cristiano Ronaldo's aggression against Cordoba's defender Edimar must be punished.

Ronaldo suspension worry

2015-01-26 10:57

A suspension for Cristiano Ronaldo is the latest concern for coach Carlo Ancelotti's spluttering Real Madrid side.

Ronaldo Portugal's player of the century

2015-01-15 15:32

Triple Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo has been hailed as Portugal's player of the century at a gala event.

Ronaldo's son is Messi's biggest fan

2015-01-14 08:48

Cristiano Ronaldo's son, Cristiano Jr, watches videos of rival Lionel Messi it has emerged.

Why CR7 shouted 'Siiiiii'

2015-01-13 10:16

All the quotable quotes from Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo following his second successive Ballon d'Or victory.

Furman on 'Team Ronaldo'

2015-01-13 09:00

Bafana Bafana captain Dean Furman's Ballon d'Or votes were revealed shortly after the awards ceremony ended.

Ronaldo's boot still golden

2015-01-12 21:22

Cristiano Ronaldo has shut out Lionel Messi for the second straight year in the battle for the Ballon d'Or.

63-goal Ronaldo confident

2015-01-09 12:32

Cristiano Ronaldo, never short on self-confidence, is fairly sure of retaining the FIFA Ballon d'Or award on Monday.

Torres subdued on return

2015-01-08 08:37

Fernando Torres helped Atletico Madrid to a 2-0 win over Real Madrid in the first leg of their King's Cup last-16 tie.

Hamilton is BBC's 'Personality of 2014'

2014-12-15 12:59

F1 driver Lewis Hamilton has beaten the bookies' odds and taken the BBC's Sport Personality of the Year award from under the peaked cap of Irish golfer Rory McIlroy.

Real waltz to win No. 19

2014-12-10 00:00

Real Madrid have set a Spanish record for consecutive victories in all competitions when they beat visiting Ludogorets.

CR7 breaks hat-trick record

2014-12-08 13:02

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo netted a record 23rd hat-trick in La Liga and his 200th goal for Real Madrid.

Ronaldo win would bore Muller

2014-12-03 09:11

Cristiano Ronaldo winning the Ballon d'Or would "be almost boring" according to German forward, Thomas Muller.

Real Madrid hit out at Platini

2014-11-29 07:19

Real Madrid expressed their "surprise" at UEFA president Michel Platini after his Ballon d'Or comments.

Real Madrid to play at the MCG

2014-11-24 09:15

Real Madrid will headline a pre-season tournament at Australia's 100 000-capacity Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Neuer has dig at Ronaldo

2014-11-18 10:49

Manuel Neuer says Ballon d'Or rival Cristiano Ronaldo won't win the award because he is not a 'brand ambassador'.

Ronaldo denies calling Messi a 'motherf***er"

2014-11-12 12:48

Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at a Spanish journalist's claims that the Portugal star calls Lionel Messi a 'motherf***er'.

Real keen to continue good form

2014-11-06 11:23

Real Madrid are keen to continue their excellent run in La Liga, with an eighth straight win to Rayo Vallecano on Saturday.

Reds to face rampant Ronaldo

2014-11-03 08:11

Cristiano Ronaldo will be aiming for another Champions League record when Real Madrid host Liverpool on Tuesday.

The perfect Ballon d'Or candidate

2014-10-28 15:04

Sport24 has analysed the nominees for 2014 prize in order to create the ultimate Ballon d’Or candidate to rival CR7.

Atletico snubbed at La Liga awards

2014-10-28 11:14

Half a dozen Atletico Madrid players were overlooked at the award ceremony honouring last season's performances.

Barca beaten by Real Madrid

2014-10-25 20:47

Cristiano Ronaldo scored to spark Real Madrid's comeback win over Barcelona in a thrilling "clasico" match in the Spanish league.

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