Cristiano Ronaldo

Born: February 5, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Funchal, Portugal
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Winger/Forward
Team: Real Madrid (no. 7)
Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid on February 7, 2015
Career History
Youth1995-1997Nacional
1997-2002Sporting Lisbon
Senior2002-2003Sporting Lisbon
2003-2009Manchester United
2009-Real Madrid
International2003-Portugal
Sports Mole has 3,791 articles about Cristiano Ronaldo. Articles 1 to 40:
Lionel Messi of Barcelona in action during the Champions League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016
Luis Enrique: Barcelona ace Lionel Messi "is from outer space"
Lionel Messi is an "extraordinary" player who is undoubtedly the best player in the world, according to his Barcelona manager Luis Enrique.
May 28, 09:31
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Eden Hazard: 'I do not care about comparisons'
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard insists that he is not concerned about whether people regard him amongst the world's top players following comparisons to Messi and Ronaldo.
May 27, 14:06
Cristiano Ronaldo at the Best FIFA Football Awards on January 9, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo cancels London event after recent terror attack
Cristiano Ronaldo will no longer attend a promotional event in London this weekend due to the UK terror threat level being upgraded.
May 26, 21:33
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: Cristiano Ronaldo in "fantastic shape" ahead of final
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane believes that the mutual decision to leave out Cristiano Ronaldo on nine separate occasions in La Liga this season has paid dividends.
May 26, 20:05
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Ander Herrera would welcome "brilliant" Antoine Griezmann
Antoine Griezmann "is a brilliant player" with the potential to overtake Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as the world's best, according to Ander Herrera.
May 25, 21:05
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group F match between Hungary and Portugal on June 22, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo named in Portugal's Confederations Cup squad
Portugal decide against resting Cristiano Ronaldo for this summer's Confederations Cup, but there is no room for Renato Sanches in their 24-man squad.
May 25, 19:38
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline ahead of the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
What Manchester United will gain by winning the Europa League
Manchester United will win the Europa League for the first time if they can beat Ajax, but there are far greater rewards on offer for the Premier League club.
May 24, 08:43
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo hails "spectacular end" to La Liga season
Cristiano Ronaldo admits that he is delighted with his side's "spectacular end" to the season as they claimed their first La Liga title since 2012.
May 22, 09:41
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Zinedine Zidane hails "incredible" title triumph
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane believes that it was "very important" for his side to end their five-year wait for the La Liga title with victory over Malaga.
May 21, 22:37
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Two-goal Barcelona comeback all in vain as La Liga title slips away
Lionel Messi adds two more goals to his tally as Barcelona recover to beat Eibar 4-2 in their final La Liga outing of the season.
May 21, 20:51
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Result: Real Madrid land 33rd La Liga title after beating Malaga
Real Madrid win La Liga for the first time since the 2011-12 campaign after recording a 2-0 victory over Malaga at La Rosaleda.
May 21, 20:47
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Live Commentary: Malaga 0-2 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the action from La Rosaleda as Real Madrid beat Malaga to win the La Liga title.
May 21, 18:00
AS Monaco's Kylian Mbappe in action during the Champions League match against Manchester City on February 21, 2017
AS Monaco turn down world-record £103m bid from Real Madrid for Kylian Mbappe?
AS Monaco turn down a world record £103m bid from Real Madrid for 18-year-old frontman Kylian Mbappe, according to a report in the press.
May 21, 09:54
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Preview: Malaga vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Real Madrid's crunch title clash away at Malaga as Zinedine Zidane's charges aim to wrap up their 33rd La Liga crown.
May 19, 17:08
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his first during the La Liga game between Deportivo La Coruna and Real Madrid on May 14, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo brace puts Real Madrid within one point of La Liga title
Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid brush aside Celta Vigo 4-1 at Balaidos, leaving them on the brink of a first La Liga title since 2012.
May 17, 21:50
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Live Commentary: Celta Vigo 1-4 Real Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Real Madrid's 4-1 win over Celta Vigo, as a Cristiano Ronaldo brace moved Los Blancos closer to the title.
May 17, 19:00
General view of Estadio Balaidos before the La Liga match between Celta Vigo and Real Madrid CF at Estadio Balaidos on April 26, 2015
Preview: Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's La Liga showdown between Celta Vigo and Real Madrid at Balaidos.
May 16, 20:21
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: Cristiano Ronaldo "always there in the decisive moments"
Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane admits that star forward Cristiano Ronaldo is "always there in the decisive moments" after crossing the 400-goal mark on Sunday.
May 15, 09:33
 General view of Sporting Gijon San Estadio El Molinon before the La Liga match between Sporting Gijon and Real Madrid at Estadio El Molinon on August 23, 2015
Sporting Gijon relegated from La Liga
Sporting Gijon are relegated from La Liga despite a 1-0 win over Eibar in their penultimate game of the season.
May 14, 20:51
Wolves manager the mighty Paul Lambert poses with his well-deserved Championship manager of the month award for March 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers "sound out" Paul Lambert replacements
Wolverhampton Wanderers owners Fosun International reportedly begin "sounding out" potential replacements for head coach Paul Lambert.
May 12, 14:47
Eden Hazard in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Arsenal on February 4, 2017
Chelsea ace Eden Hazard striving to become world's best player
Eden Hazard aims to win the Champions League with Chelsea and the World Cup with Belgium in order to end Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's Ballon d'Or dominance.
May 12, 09:18
Wolves manager the mighty Paul Lambert poses with his well-deserved Championship manager of the month award for March 2017
Paul Lambert holds "crunch talks" with Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Paul Lambert reportedly holds "crunch talks" with the club in a bid to resolve his future.
May 11, 19:23
A general view of a corner flag ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Watford at Molineux on March 7, 2015
Jose Couceiro to replace Paul Lambert at Wolverhampton Wanderers?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly considering replacing head coach Paul Lambert with Portuguese manager Jose Couceiro.
May 11, 16:34
Wolves manager the mighty Paul Lambert poses with his well-deserved Championship manager of the month award for March 2017
Paul Lambert to quit Wolverhampton Wanderers over Jorge Mendes?
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Paul Lambert is reportedly considering quitting the club after an alleged dispute over transfer policy.
May 11, 13:30
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo: 'Champions League final is 50-50'
Cristiano Ronaldo says that the 2017 Champions League final between Real Madrid and Juventus is a '50-50 match'.
May 11, 13:26
Diego Simeone watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 2-1 Real Madrid (Real Madrid 4-2 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the second leg of the Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon, where Real Madrid overcame Atletico.
May 10, 18:45
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan defender Jose Maria Gimenez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Elche FC vs Club Atletico Madrid at the Martin Valero stadium in Valencia on December 6, 2014
Team News: Atletico Madrid's Jose Gimenez returns, Danilo starts for Real Madrid
Jose Gimenez returns to Atletico Madrid's starting lineup, while Danilo gets the nod for Real Madrid in tonight's Champions League semi-final.
May 10, 18:42
Saul Niguez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad on March 1, 2016
Saul Niguez: 'Atletico Madrid fans vital in second leg'
Saul Niguez calls on Atletico Madrid's supporters to be "the 12th man" in Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg against Real Madrid.
May 9, 20:36
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid from the Vicente Calderon.
May 9, 11:10
Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri smiles during the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Juventus and Manchester City FC at Juventus Arena on November 25, 2015
Preview: Juventus vs. AS Monaco
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League semi-final second leg between Juventus and AS Monaco, with the Italian hosts holding a 2-0 aggregate lead.
May 8, 18:28
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane on March 6, 2017
Zinedine Zidane hails "brilliant" Real Madrid display
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane praises his team's performance as they opened up a 3-0 advantage over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.
May 3, 09:27
Diego Simeone gestures during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Diego Simeone not giving up on Champions League semi-final
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone refuses to give up hope of reaching this season's Champions League final despite losing the first leg of their semi-final 3-0.
May 2, 22:58
Toni Kroos in action during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Toni Kroos: 'Real Madrid surpassed expectations against Atletico Madrid'
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos admits that his side did not expect to run out such comfortable winners during their Champions League semi-final first leg with Atletico.
May 2, 22:38
Cristiano Ronaldo finally shows some modesty during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo: 'Champions League semi-final is not over'
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo warns his side that their Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid is not over despite a 3-0 first-leg victory.
May 2, 22:31
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets hat-trick against Atletico Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo scores another hat-trick as Real Madrid record a 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Bernabeu.
May 2, 21:38
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 3-0 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the first leg of the Champions League semi-final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid from the Bernabeu.
May 2, 18:45
Xavi Hernandez for Barcelona on December 7, 2014
Xavi: 'Cristiano Ronaldo up against best footballer ever in Lionel Messi'
Xavi believes that Cristiano Ronaldo is a "spectacular footballer" whose problem is that he is playing in the same era as "the best player in history" in Lionel Messi.
May 2, 17:24
Cristiano Ronaldo has an unsuccessful attempt during extra time of the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid from the Bernabeu.
May 1, 19:01
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: 'Cristiano Ronaldo best player I have coached'
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane claims that Cristiano Ronaldo is "the best player" he has ever coached.
May 1, 16:53
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Zinedine Zidane hails Real Madrid determination after win over Valencia
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane hails his team's determination after a late goal from Marcelo secured a 2-1 win over Valencia and kept the pressure on Barcelona.
Apr 29, 20:42



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CReal Madrid382963106416593
2Barcelona382864116377990
3Atletico MadridAtletico38239670274378
4Sevilla38219869492072
5Villarreal381910956332367
6Real Sociedad38197125953664
7Athletic Bilbao381961353431063
8Espanyol381511124950-156
9AlavesAlaves381413114143-255
10EibarEibar38159145651554
11Malaga381210164955-646
12Valencia38137185665-946
13Celta Vigo38136195369-1645
14Las PalmasLas Palmas38109195374-2139
15Real Betis38109194164-2339
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo38812184361-1836
17Leganes38811193655-1935
RSporting GijonSporting Gijon38710214272-3031
ROsasuna38410244094-5422
RGranada3848263082-5220