Cristiano Ronaldo

Leekens: Mourinho driving Chelsea's Hazard to Messi, Ronaldo class

Former Belgium boss Georges Leekens believes Chelsea star Eden Hazard can reach the heights of Real Madrid's Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo.

Barcelona coach Martino: Messi still best in world

Barcelona boss Tata Martino says Lionel Messi remains the best player in the world.

Ex-Real Madrid president Calderon: Ronaldo will want Man Utd return

Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon feels Cristiano Ronaldo plans to return to Manchester United.

Man Utd’s Ferdinand lavishes high praise on Ronaldo, Messi

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has showered former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo in streams of adulation following his capture of the 2013 FIFA Ballon d’Or.

Ronaldo admits Rio urged him to return to Man Utd

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo admits fielding calls from Rio Ferdinand about returning to Manchester United.

Barcelona fullback Alves shrugs: Ronaldo deserves Ballon d'Or, I guess...

Barcelona fullback Daniel Alves offered Cristiano Ronaldo mooted congratulations after the Real Madrid star won the Ballon d'Or.

Real Madrid president Perez on Ballon d'Or winner Ronaldo: Justice has been done

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is delighted for Cristiano Ronaldo after he was awarded the Ballon d'Or.

CRISTIANO RONALDO is the winner of the FIFA BALLON D'OR 2013

After four years of Barcelona's Lionel Messi dominance, Cristiano Ronaldo finally wins the award.

Man Utd boss Moyes meets with super agent Mendes over Garay and Mangala

Manchester United boss David Moyes has been meeting with Portuguese super agent Jorge Mendes in recent days.

Ferdinand pleaded with Real Madrid's Ronaldo to make Man Utd return

Rio Ferdinand admits he pleaded with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Manchester United last year.