Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has hit out at the lack of protection for Cristiano Ronaldo.

Mourinho is fed-up with the way Ronaldo is being treated by match officials and opposition defenders.

After victory over Real Zaragoza, Mourinho snapped: "The Spanish Liga has many quality players, but Cristiano is treated very badly.

"It's wrong that in the Spanish Liga we are not seeing the player protected in games. It has happened in every match we have played."

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