Person: Cristiano Ronaldo
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Two tries on a spring afternoon, nearly 40 years ago, put Moss Finn in the Irish sports pantheon, but recently he’s been in the news for a different reason. After over 140 years in business, the family sports shop on Finn’s Corner closed down last week. He spoke toabout the modern game, the older game, and everything in between
Fri, 07 Feb, 2020
Madeira remains the world’s leading island destination - now the golf courses are leaving their mark.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020
Stop, stop, stop. Halt the election campaign in its tracks. Climate change action: cease and desist. We have a far more pressing issue to hand, one which requires urgent action.
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
gives his Premier League review.
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020
It's been a decade of thrilling drama, fantastic games, and great players but who makes our our team of the last 10 years? This lot would take some beating
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
There were no goals and surprisingly little quality in tonight’s La Liga Clasico at the Camp Nou, with the game showing just how far both Barcelona and Real Madrid currently are from their peaks over the last decade.
Wed, 18 Dec, 2019
Rory McIlroy is by a distance the Irish sportsperson of the decade, writes
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019
With the Chrismas clasico just a few weeks away, Barcelona and Real Madrid put on impressive weekend displays at the top of La Liga.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
It is the Barcelona players sixth time winning the award.
Mon, 02 Dec, 2019
Real Madrid’s past, present, and future could all come together in tonight’s Champions League Group A game against Paris Saint Germain at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
Pre-tax profits at the Irish branch of the football 'super agency' Gestifute that represents Cristiano Ronaldo last year increased almost three-fold to €52.79 million.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
England and the Czech Republic both qualified for the Euro 2020 finals with wins over Montenegro and Kosovo respectively to take the top two spots in Group A.
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th career goal as Portugal fell to a 2-1 defeat to Ukraine, who became the fifth team to qualify for Euro 2020.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2019
It is a record sixth time that the Argentina star has been named FIFA’s best player.
Mon, 23 Sep, 2019
Atletico Madrid substitute Hector Herrera grabbed a late equaliser as his side came from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Juventus in Champions League Group D at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Wed, 18 Sep, 2019
Shamrock Rovers have struck up a sponsorship agreement with the Clondalkin Towers Direct Provision Centre to bring residents to home games at Tallaght Stadium.boarded the bus with the newest fans of domestic football and got a taste of their restricted experience of Irish life.
Sat, 07 Sep, 2019
Of their 19 games since the start of 2018, Switzerland have lost five, tacked on by a penalty shoot-out loss to England in the Nations League finals last time out.
Thu, 05 Sep, 2019
So Mayo poked the bear, and the bear reacted by consuming them whole. In eight blistering minutes after the interval, Dublin turned a two-point deficit into and an eight-point lead.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
In days gone by, a winger wasn’t a winger unless the soles of his boots were covered in white paint from spending so much time standing on the touchline; and that’s a tradition which might be making a return in 2019-20.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2019
The recent tsunami of environmental reports agree on one thing: our oceans are being choked by plastic. But sometimes it takes a personal experience to bring the message home.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
"It's a load of rubbish. My message to the health and safety executives is 'Sorry, I'm not doing it. The broom stays'."
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
The list sees 35 NBA players, 19 from the NFL and 15 from Major League Baseball
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Highly-rated Ajax duo Matthijs De Ligt and Donny Van De Beek are keeping their options open amid transfer interest from some of Europe’s biggest clubs.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
Ireland striker Stephanie Roche believes the unprecedented coverage of this summer’s Women’s World Cup will precede a lasting cultural shift in the perception of women’s sport.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
Reminiscing about Liverpool’s greatest European heroes takes you on a journey of some of football’s most iconic names
Thu, 30 May, 2019
Torreira plays his 50th match for Arsenal tonight.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Selena Gomez has opened up about social media and the impact it has had and is having on young people and her generation.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
This has been a decent season for Lionel Andres Messi.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Manchester and Barcelona have an unusual amount in common this week.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
previews the four Champions League quarter-finals.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo went off injured as reigning European champions Portugal were held 1-1 at home to Serbia in their Euro 2020 qualifier.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
It wasn’t as exhilarating as many of this season’s remarkable last 16 ties and it certainly didn’t have the quality of football that’s been on show over the last fortnight; but Liverpool’s wonderful victory in Munich, inspired by two-goal Sadio Mane, has nevertheless put down a marker that is hugely significant.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
Gareth Bale was once again feeling the heat
Tue, 05 Mar, 2019
Jose Mourinho has accepted a one-year prison sentence for tax fraud in Spain, but will not be spending any time jail.
Tue, 05 Feb, 2019
Here's your lunchtime bulletin.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019
Ever feel that you need to be in two places at once? As we sat high up in the Camp Nou, watching Barcelona and Tottenham play out a 1-1 draw, eyes were stuck fast on updates from the San Siro. It was like watching Tony Blair’s nervous smile in Sedgefield in May 1997 while Michael Portillo grimaced in Enfield. All you needed was to splice yourself in half. Was that really too much to ask?
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
Real Madrid and Croatia star Luka Modric has claimed the 2018 Ballon d'Or at a ceremony in Paris.
Mon, 03 Dec, 2018
Your morning headlines.
Tue, 30 Oct, 2018
Serie A side Juventus were criticised during the week for their public support of Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo amid rape allegations that have emerged.
Sat, 06 Oct, 2018
Here's your morning bulletin.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo has denied an allegation of rape made against him.
Mon, 01 Oct, 2018
Alex Ferguson has revealed how he was “smitten” with Liam Miller’s midfield intelligence the first time he saw the Cork man play.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2018
Uefa has opened disciplinary proceedings over Cristiano Ronaldo’s red card against Valencia in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Fri, 21 Sep, 2018