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Ronaldo: Critics are always waiting with their rifles for me to fail

Cristiano Ronaldo is eager to point out that he is no “robot”, with the Juventus superstar having been forced to make peace with the fact that critics wait with “rifles” for him to fail.

At 34 years of age, the Portuguese has operated under the brightest of spotlights for long enough to know what to expect…………………Read More

Kaku hits rock bottom with infamous kick

The lasting image of the New York Red Bulls’ 2-2 draw with Sporting Kansas City, a collision of two distinctly different styles, took place a few feet off the playing field.

The start to the match was calamitous. Rampant waves of Sporting Kansas City attacks – largely directed at New York Red Bulls left back fill-in Connor Lade – threatened Luis Robles’ goal. With 90 minutes of hindsight, though, the opening barrage from Sporting seems tame…………….Read More

Man Utd v Man City: Liverpool’s James Milner says he will not watch match

Liverpool midfielder James Milner says he will support Manchester United on Wednesday but will not be watching their game against Manchester City.

City are two points behind Liverpool and will go top of the Premier League if they beat United at Old Trafford……………..Read More

Napoli run riot in Rome to pull clear of Inter Milan

Milan (AFP) – Napoli ran riot in Rome on Sunday with a 4-1 victory which pushed Roma out of the European places and consolidated second place for Carlo Ancelotti’s side in Serie A ahead of Inter Milan who fell 1-0 at home against Lazio……………….Read More