Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo faces three weeks out of action with an ankle injury.

The 25-year-old sustained the injury during in their 0-0 draw with Real Mallorca on Sunday.

With an estimated recovery time of approximately three weeks, Ronaldo is now set to miss Portugal's upcoming Euro 2012 qualifiers against Cyprus and Norway, as well as Madrid's next league match against Osasuna and first Champions League outing with Ajax.

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