Cristiano Ronaldo admits he has plenty of contenders capable of taking his Ballon D’Or crown this year, but doesn’t believe Lionel Messi is one of them.
It was an interesting, but heart-aching night for football lovers as the big heads lock horns in the first leg of the Uefa Champions League quarter finals.
Real Madrid 2-0 Barcelona| Cristiano Ronaldo’s absense meant nothing much to the new Spanish Super Cup champions
Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 to complete a 5-1 victory on aggregate in the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday. Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema provided the goals in the second leg for a Madrid side that showed every ounce of confidence
As predicted Sunday, the Spanish Football Federation banned Ronaldo for five matches today.
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is accused of evading tax of 14.7m euros (£13m; $16m) from 2011 to 2014.
Ronaldo is six steps away from the Ballon d’Or and it's 80% sure it would be a Real Madrid versus Juventus final
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat rival Lionel Messi to
England will play the runners-up of Group F in the last 16 of Euro 2016.