I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo
I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo said he hopes Neymar overtakes his scoring records at both club and international level.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic my favourite in Ligue 1: Ronaldo
Zlatan Ibrahimovic my favourite in Ligue 1: Ronaldo

Retired Brazilian footballer Ronaldo said that Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic was his favourite player in Ligue 1.

Football idols Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo team up in UN Ebola fundraiser
Football idols Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo team up in UN Ebola fundraiser

 Football idols Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo will lead a star-studded team in a friendly match on Monday aimed at raising money to help Ebola-hit Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Ronaldo dismisses talk of US comeback
Ronaldo dismisses talk of US comeback

Less than two months after saying he might slim down and attempt a comeback with a U.S. team he had bought a stake in, former Brazil striker Ronaldo dismissed the idea on Wednesday and blamed social media for inventing news.

China calls for Brazil football player exodus
China calls for Brazil football player exodus

Still getting over Brazil`s World Cup semi-final debacle at the hands of eventual winners Germany, fears have been expressed for the future well-being of the domestic league amid an ongoing exodus to Europe, but also China.

 Former Brazil forward Ronaldo looks to get in shape for possible comeback
Former Brazil forward Ronaldo looks to get in shape for possible comeback

Former Brazil forward Ronaldo s Former Brazil forward Ronaldo aid on Wednesday he will try to get back into shape with an eye on coming out of retirement to play for North American second division club Fort Lauderdale Strikers.

Joachim Loew counting on Manuel Neuer Ballon d`Or success
Joachim Loew counting on Manuel Neuer Ballon d`Or success

Germany`s World Cup winning coach Joachim Loew said Friday that he would be satisfied with nothing less than Manuel Neuer winning the Ballon d`Or title.

Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger
Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger

Lukas Podolski slammed Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger for lacking "respect" in an acrimonious parting shot after his move to Inter Milan this week.

Cristiano deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian Ronaldo
Cristiano deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo described Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring run as "unthinkable", and said the Portuguese forward is a clear favourite for the Ballon d'Or award.

'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' tops Youtube's list of most popular videos of 2014
'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' tops Youtube's list of most popular videos of 2014

Youtube has released its annual list of the most popular videos of 2014 wherein 'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' video by S.A. Wardega, a Polish actor, has scored the top spot with more than 113 million views since he posted it in September.

Ronaldo, Romario reinvented striker's role: Thierry Henry
Ronaldo, Romario reinvented striker's role: Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry has paid tribute to former Brazil strikers Ronaldo and Romario, saying they "reinvented" football's centre-forward role.

Neymar will be the world's best, says Ronaldo
Neymar will be the world's best, says Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo said that the country's national team lacked talent, but "it is just a matter of time" before Barcelona star Neymar becomes the "world's best player".

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian legend Ronaldo
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian legend Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for the third time, according to Brazil legend Ronaldo.

Dunga trying to repair World Cup damage: Ronaldo
Dunga trying to repair World Cup damage: Ronaldo

Dunga faces an uphill battle to repair the scars of Brazil`s World Cup campaign, but was at least looking like he might be on the right path, according to former striker Ronaldo.

Zinedine Zidane lauds Brazilian Ronaldo
Zinedine Zidane lauds Brazilian Ronaldo

French legend Zinedine Zidane said that Brazilian Ronaldo was "probably the best player" he has ever played with.

Real Madrid, Barcelona top Forbes rich list

Spain may have been embarrassingly dethroned as World Cup holders, but Real Madrid and Barcelona are still champions at making money after they were named as the world`s two richest sports franchises.

Brazil just have Neymar, Argentina just Messi: Sergio Echigo

Former Japanese-Brazilian footballer, Sergio Echigo, slammed Brazil for adopting European style of football. The 68-year-old ethnic Japanese, who played for Corinthians in the 1960s, termed the current model followed in Brazil as “Europeanization.”

Brazilian Ronaldo still the best: Klose

In the same week he usurped Ronaldo as the FIFA World Cup`s top scorer, Germany striker Miroslav Klose said the Brazilian legend remains football`s most complete player.

Germany debacle the culmination of long Brazil decline

Germany’s astonishing demolition of Brazil was the brutal culmination of a long, slow decline for the five-times world champions whose production line of world-class players seems to have ground to a halt.