Carlos Queiroz stopped from leaving Iran over tax
Carlos Queiroz stopped from leaving Iran over tax

Iran`s outgoing coach Carlos Queiroz was stopped from flying out of the country Saturday over tax matters, media reports said, forcing his players to leave Tehran for Europe without him.

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid's third all-time highest scorer
Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid's third all-time highest scorer

Cristiano Ronaldo on Sunday become the third highest all-time scorer for Real Madrid. The Portuguese superstar scored his 290th goal for the Spanish giants in a comfortable 2-0 win over Elche in La Liga. He achieved this feat in 241 games.

Cristiano Ronaldo voted best English Premier League player ever
Cristiano Ronaldo voted best English Premier League player ever

Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been voted as the greatest ever player to have played in the English Premier League (EPL). In an online poll conducted by Usurv for Press Association Sport, the former Manchester United got the better of Thierry Henry, Ryan Giggs and Eric Cantona.

Portugal welcomes Luis Figo's decision bid for FIFA presidency
Portugal welcomes Luis Figo's decision bid for FIFA presidency

Portuguese football institutions welcomed former star Luis Figo's decision to bid for FIFA presidency.

Cristiano Ronaldo is not coming back to Manchester United: Angel Di Maria
Cristiano Ronaldo is not coming back to Manchester United: Angel Di Maria

Cristiano Ronaldo's former Real Madrid team-mate Angel Di Maria has ruled out any possibility of Portuguese star returning to Manchester United.

Cristiano Ronaldo returns home for statue unveiling
Cristiano Ronaldo returns home for statue unveiling

World player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo returned to his home town of Funchal on Madeira on Sunday to attend the unveiling of a statue sculpted in his honour.

Trophies, not records matter to unbeaten Chelsea: Jose Mourinho
Trophies, not records matter to unbeaten Chelsea: Jose Mourinho

Unbeaten Chelsea do not care about breaking records, the only thing that matters is winning the Premier League title, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

Didier Drogba will finish his career with Chelsea, says Jose Mourinho
Didier Drogba will finish his career with Chelsea, says Jose Mourinho

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claimed that club legend Didier Drogba will end his career at Stamford Bridge.

Thomas Muller says 'will be boring' if Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or again
Thomas Muller says 'will be boring' if Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or again

Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has stated that it would be almost boring to see Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo winning the prestigious Ballon d'Or award yet again.

Nani's solo effort helps Sporting rise to second
Nani's solo effort helps Sporting rise to second

Winger Nani scored a superb solo goal to help Sporting beat Maribor 3-1 on Tuesday as the Portuguese side gave a big boost to their chances of qualifying for the Champions League last 16.

Atletico Madrid's in-form Tiago enjoying himself ''like a child''
Atletico Madrid's in-form Tiago enjoying himself ''like a child''

Atletico Madrid midfielder Tiago has had ups and downs during a long career but attributes his recent impressive form to the fact he still enjoys himself on the pitch "like a child".

Cristiano Ronaldo hits 100-mln followers landmark on Facebook
Cristiano Ronaldo hits 100-mln followers landmark on Facebook

Portuguese football team captain Cristiano Ronaldo has hit the 100 million landmark on social media and is still counting.

Cristiano Ronaldo leads Real Madrid comeback in Bulgaria

Cristiano Ronaldo helped Champions League holders Real Madrid survive an early scare in Bulgaria and come away with all three points from a 2-1 win over Ludogorets Razgrad in Sofia on Wednesday.

Misfiring Karim Benzema told to forget hot-shot Cristiano Ronaldo
Misfiring Karim Benzema told to forget hot-shot Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid`s misfiring striker Karim Benzema has been told by coach Carlo Ancelotti to forget Cristiano Ronaldo’s scoring exploits and concentrate on helping the team.

Break key to Cristiano Ronaldo`s stunning form: Carlo Ancelotti
Break key to Cristiano Ronaldo`s stunning form: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti believes Cristiano Ronaldo`s three-week break at the start of the season to ease knee and hamstring injuries is the reason for the Portuguese`s sensational form.

I want to help young Indian talent grow through ISL: Joan Capdevila
I want to help young Indian talent grow through ISL: Joan Capdevila

Spanish star and member of the 2010 World Cup winning squad Joan Capdevila feels that a chance to play for the NorthEast United in the upcoming cash-rich Indian Super League (ISL) starting next month will enable to guide the young Indian players with his oodles of experience.

Stunning show by Miguel Oliveira at Indianapolis Moto3

Mahindra rider Miguel Oliveira produced a stunning show to finish seventh after starting from the 18th position on the grid in the Moto3 race.

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Henrique Hilario retires

Portuguese goalkeeper Henrique Hilario announces his retirement after he was released by the English Premier League club Chelsea this season. The 38-year-old joined the Blues in 2006 on a free transfer from Nacional during Jose Mourinho`s first reign in west London outfit.

Cristiano Ronaldo doesn`t rule out return to Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he will not rule out returning to English club Manchester United one day and is looking forward to seeing how they perform this season.

Portugal`s Jorge Costa to coach Gabon

Former Portuguese international defender Jorge Costa has been appointed coach of Gabon, replacing compatriot Paulo Duarte, the national federation confirmed on Friday.