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  1. Wonder boy

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... in the World Cup. The same path has been followed by Cristiano Ronaldo, 22, who started this season embroiled in controversy over his part in Wayne Rooney's dismissal when England were knocked out in last year's World Cup quarter-finals. That Ronaldo scored the decisive penalty in the shootout merely rubbed salt into English wounds. Ronaldo, like Beckham before him, emerged from ...

  2. The big moment

    Posted Apr 28th 2010, 12:00am by Michelle Chen

    ... England's Wayne Rooney and Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo. They are the best and most expensive players. But will they help their team win? This year's tournament will be held on new ... in soccer, but they are wrong. Among the participating countries, I will definitely support Spain. As for players, I'm all for Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal. He is really good at soccer. And he ...

  3. Question mark hangs heavily over Ronaldo

    Posted Jun 18th 2006, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Munich Is he 'The Phenomenal One' or is he just past it? This will become clear tonight when Ronaldo meets Australia in a group F match in this city famous for the Oktoberfest. Watching Ronaldo lumber around against Croatia last Tuesday night at the Berlin Olympic stadium, one could be forgiven for thinking the winner of the Golden Boot at the last World Cup has ...

  4. Real's president says sorry to fans

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee, Tim Maitland

    ... Publicity agents initially said the team was too tired to train publicly or appear en masse at a pre-arranged press conference. Absentees included David Beckham and Ronaldo. The club also failed ...

  5. 15,000 tickets left- and this star's absence isn't helping

    Posted Feb 08th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... yesterday, and called the response 'nothing striking'. Only a handful of people were upset enough to call the FA yesterday to demand a refund over Brazilian star Ronaldo's no-show, he said, but staff were not in a lenient mood. 'We told them to use a rational mind to look at the issue, that we actually invite the Brazil football team to come here to play and not Ronaldo ...

  6. Brazilians baffled by goal celebration row

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Brian Homewood in Teresopolis, Brazil, Reuters Brazilian players Ronaldo and Roberto Carlos said they were baffled over the controversy surrounding their comical goal celebrations for Real Madrid. Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos and Julio Baptista scored all four Real goals in the 4-0 win over Real Mallorca last weekend and celebrated first by hopping up and down like kangaroos ...

  7. Worth every cent! Real deliver

    Posted Aug 09th 2003, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... of dazzling entertainment that left a stadium record of 39,206 fans feeling every cent spent a worthwhile investment. For the record, Real won 4-2 - with Luis Figo from the penalty spot, Ronaldo twice ... in a 4-4-2 formation, spearheaded by the lethal Raul-Ronaldo combination, had the ball in the net twice in the first 10 minutes. In the third minute the imperious Zinedine Zidane found Roberto ...

  8. They came, they partied, they scored

    Posted Aug 09th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... scripted (and some unscripted) outings. Ronaldo proved himself to be as big a fans' magnet as teen-idol teammate David Beckham, when he visited two 3D-Gold jewellery and watch showrooms in Hunghom. Pandemonium ensued when hundreds of fans got word and police had to cordon off Man Lok Street and Man Yue Street to allow the Brazilian striker to continue his visit. Ronaldo, like many ...

  9. Bring on the Dream Team

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... After a catalogue of PR blunders on their tour of the Far East, Real Madrid are ready to get down to the business they know best, spearheaded by Ronaldo and Zidane Forget the accusations ... expensive player. Ronaldo's mysterious illness on the eve of the final in 1998 and the subsequent 21/2-year battle to recover from knee surgeries might have crushed the soul of a lesser player. ...

  10. Soccer superstar sets up school

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... vulnerable children and youth in Porto Alegre has come true,' said the world-famous football player Ronaldo Assis de Moreira, better known as Ronaldinho, at the opening ceremony last December. ...




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