Cristiano Ronaldo: German magazine ‚stands by reporting’ of rape allegation

Cristiano Ronaldo: German magazine ‚stands by reporting’ of rape allegation

Cristiano Ronaldo joined Juventus from Real Madrid last summerThe German magazine that reported a rape allegation made against footballer Cristiano Ronaldo says it has „no reason” to doubt the authenticity of key documents used in its story. Ronaldo, 33, denies assaulting Kathryn Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Lawyers representing the Juventus player…

Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus forward says rape claims ‚elaborate and deliberate defamation campaign’

Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus forward says rape claims ‚elaborate and deliberate defamation campaign’

Crisitano Ronaldo joined Juventus from Real Madrid in the summerDocuments concerning rape allegations made against Cristiano Ronaldo have been „completely fabricated”, according to the player’s lawyer. Ronaldo, 33, denies assaulting Kathryn Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Mayorga says she was attacked by the Portuguese footballer in a hotel room in the US…

Nike ‚concerned’ by Ronaldo rape allegation

Nike ‚concerned’ by Ronaldo rape allegation

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Cristiano Ronaldo has a lucrative contract with Nike Nike has said it is „deeply concerned” by rape allegations against footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. The US sportswear giant – which has a contract worth a reported $1bn (£768m) with Ronaldo – said it would „continue to closely monitor the situation”, the Associated…

Ronaldo denies rape claim as ‚fake news’

Ronaldo denies rape claim as ‚fake news’

Image copyright ALLSPORT/Getty Images Image caption The Portuguese superstar now plays for Italy’s Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo has dismissed as „fake news” accusations by a US woman who alleges she was raped by the Portuguese footballer in 2009. In an Instagram video, Ronaldo said: „They want to promote [themselves] by [using] my name. It’s normal.” Ronaldo’s…

Cristiano Ronaldo: Will Juventus forward miss Manchester United games?

Cristiano Ronaldo: Will Juventus forward miss Manchester United games?

Cristiano Ronaldo was distraught after being sent off on his Juventus Champions League debutCristiano Ronaldo suffered the first Champions League red card of his career for Juventus but which games will he be suspended for? Could he miss a return to Old Trafford? The Portugal forward appeared to pull Valencia defender Jeison Murillo’s hair -…

Ronaldo: Former Brazil striker buys controlling stake in Real Valladolid

Ronaldo: Former Brazil striker buys controlling stake in Real Valladolid

Ronaldo (centre) scored twice as Brazil beat Germany to win the World Cup in 2002Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo has become the majority shareholder of Real Valladolid, after purchasing a 51% controlling stake in the Spanish club. The 42-year-old played for Real Madrid, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Barcelona in an 18-year playing career. Valladolid…

Cristiano Ronaldo: Can Juventus star restore Serie A to its former glory?

Cristiano Ronaldo: Can Juventus star restore Serie A to its former glory?

Serie A boasts three of Europe’s best attacking players in Milan’s Gonzalo Higuain, Juve’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Inter’s Ivan PerisicSerie A can never be reduced to a one-man show and it simply cannot be all about Cristiano Ronaldo. Nevertheless, it is hard to understate the impact his arrival at Juventus has had on the league…