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I want seven children and same number of Ballon d'Or awards: Cristiano Ronaldo

I want seven children and same number of Ballon d'Or awards: Cristiano Ronaldo

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo has said he wants to win seven Ballon d`Or awards before retiring.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Jose Mourinho keen to see out Manchester United contract

Jose Mourinho keen to see out Manchester United contract

The 54-year-old Portuguese is nearing the halfway point of his deal and guided United to the League Cup and Europa League titles in his first season.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Unwanted visitors! Cristiano Ronaldo's yacht boarded by Spanish custom agents

Unwanted visitors! Cristiano Ronaldo's yacht boarded by Spanish custom agents

News of the inspection, which took place on Tuesday, made waves -- coming as it does just three weeks before Ronaldo appears before a judge, accused of evading 14.7 million euros ($16.8 million) in taxes.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

PM Modi condoles loss of lives in forest fires in Portugal

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims of forest fire, deepest condolences," Prime Minister Modi said in his joint address to media after holding talks with Costa.

Jun 24, 2017, 22:11 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations: Report

Cristiano Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations: Report

Ronaldo, Portugal`s all-time leading scorer, is the latest in a long line of soccer players in Spain -- among them Barcelona`s Lionel Messi and Neymar -- to be caught up in cases over tax or transfers.

Jun 16, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Portuguese Norton de Matos set to become India U-17 coach

Portuguese Norton de Matos set to become India U-17 coach

De Matos was among the candidates interviewed by a committee of the AIFF earlier this week and he came out as the front-runner for the job.

Feb 22, 2017, 21:07 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented Cristiano Ronaldo's autographed shirt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented Cristiano Ronaldo's autographed shirt

Regarded as one of the greatest football players ever, Ronaldo won his fourth Ballon d'Or trophy last year.

Jan 07, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

Goa minister uses racial slur for an African, apologises

Goa`s Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar on Wednesday used a Konkani racial slur, "khapri" for an African national, before quickly apologising and later addressing him as a "black person".

Jul 27, 2016, 15:18 PM IST
BLOODIED: When one-eyed Cristiano Ronaldo scored for Real Madrid – WATCH

BLOODIED: When one-eyed Cristiano Ronaldo scored for Real Madrid – WATCH

The match witnessed gory scenes as the Portuguese received on-filed treatment with blood gushing from his eyebrow. 

Jul 20, 2016, 23:43 PM IST
Jose Mourinho: New boss at Theatre of Dreams promises Champions League next season

Jose Mourinho: New boss at Theatre of Dreams promises Champions League next season

United finished fifth last season and have qualified for the UEFA Europa League group stages.

Jul 05, 2016, 18:21 PM IST
2016 Rio Olympics: Brazil detects IS radical posts in Portuguese

2016 Rio Olympics: Brazil detects IS radical posts in Portuguese

Pre-Olympic jitters had already risen after a French jihadist warned on Twitter after deadly attacks in France last November that Brazil was the "next target."

Jun 17, 2016, 22:21 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo scores four as Real Madrid maul Celta Vigo 7-1 in Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo scores four as Real Madrid maul Celta Vigo 7-1 in Spain

Ronaldo also surpassed Telmo Zarra as the second highest scorer in La Liga history.

Mar 05, 2016, 23:02 PM IST

RSS demands apology from Portugual PM on his visit to Goa

Goa was liberated from the Portuguese rule on December 19, 1961.  

Jan 19, 2016, 15:04 PM IST
WATCH: Touching video of Cristiano Ronaldo teaching free-kicks tricks to son

WATCH: Touching video of Cristiano Ronaldo teaching free-kicks tricks to son

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo on Thursday shared a touching video, which was captured while he was having a fun-filled kick-about with his son.

Jan 07, 2016, 22:24 PM IST
Jose Mourinho open to England job: Reports

Jose Mourinho open to England job: Reports

British media on Sunday ran series of stories claiming that the former Chelsea manager is indeed open to take over from Roy Hodgson after Euro 2016.

Dec 27, 2015, 23:47 PM IST
WATCH: Cristiano Ronaldo gives guided tour of GBP 4.8m mansion

WATCH: Cristiano Ronaldo gives guided tour of GBP 4.8m mansion

Portuguese super-star Cristiano Ronaldo recently gave a free, guided tour of his GBP 4.8m Madrid mansion before the Christmas.

Dec 26, 2015, 20:25 PM IST
Still the Special One: Jose Mourinho beats Star Wars

Still the Special One: Jose Mourinho beats Star Wars

He was fired by Roman Abramovich on Thursday, without giving any hint of the decision, which many believed to be too harsh.

Dec 18, 2015, 23:51 PM IST
The Mole in Bridge: Jose Mourinho smells rat in Chelsea after Leicester blot

The Mole in Bridge: Jose Mourinho smells rat in Chelsea after Leicester blot

The defending champions suffered their ninth defeat in 16 games, as the Blues were beaten by leaders Leicester City 1-2 at King Power Stadium. 

Dec 17, 2015, 19:05 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo predicts Lionel Messi to win FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Cristiano Ronaldo predicts Lionel Messi to win FIFA Ballon d'Or Award

Cristiano Ronaldo predicted Lionel Messi to win the FIFA Ballon d'Or Award in January.

Nov 13, 2015, 17:50 PM IST
Luis Figo calls for support for Gianni Infantino in FIFA elections

Luis Figo calls for support for Gianni Infantino in FIFA elections

Luis Figo called for support for Gianni Infantino in his FIFA presidential bid.

Oct 30, 2015, 20:58 PM IST