LAS VEGAS | Cristiano Ronaldo’s lawyer says U.S. investigators are seeking DNA from the soccer star in a Las Vegas rape case

LAS VEGAS — Jan 10, 2019— Cristiano Ronaldo’s lawyer says U.S. investigators are seeking DNA from…

BARCELONA, Spain | Messi receives 5th Golden Shoe award for Europe’s top scorer

BARCELONA, Spain — Lionel Messi has received his record fifth Golden Shoe award for leading all…

PARIS | Modric wins 1st Ballon d’Or to end Messi and Ronaldo’s reign

PARIS — Luka Modric won the Ballon d’Or award for the first time on Monday, ending…

BERLIN | Madrid, Bayern back in crisis as Champions League resumes

BERLIN — Real Madrid and Bayern Munich return to the Champions League on Tuesday in crisis…

ROME | NCAA champion Villanova picked to win Big East again

ROME — Juventus president Andrea Agnelli is standing by Cristiano Ronaldo as the soccer superstar faces…

ROME | Juventus president ‘very calm’ over Ronaldo rape accusation

ROME — Juventus president Andrea Agnelli is standing by Cristiano Ronaldo as the soccer superstar faces…

MILAN | Ronaldo keeps his focus, Juventus struggling to do the same

MILAN — Despite his off-the-field turmoil, Cristiano Ronaldo is still scoring goals. His teammates, however, let…

BERLIN | German magazine stands by its reporting on Ronaldo

BERLIN — The German weekly magazine that first published the rape allegation against Cristiano Ronaldo says…

Like Real Madrid, Portugal has to cope without Ronaldo

It’s not only Real Madrid that has to adapt to life without Cristiano Ronaldo. Portugal’s national…

Sponsor downplays Ronaldo on website; Juventus shares drop

Cristiano Ronaldo’s image is vanishing from the website of a key sponsor. The stock price for…

TURIN, Italy | Ronaldo ready to play for Juventus amid rape allegation

TURIN, Italy  — Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri says Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to play in Saturday’s…

LONDON | Nike tells Associated Press it’s ‘deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations’ facing soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo

LONDON— Nike tells Associated Press it’s ‘deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations’ facing soccer star Cristiano…

LISBON, Portugal | Cristiano Ronaldo has been left off Portugal’s national soccer team squad as he fights rape allegations

LISBON, Portugal — Cristiano Ronaldo has been left off Portugal’s national soccer team squad as he…

TURIN, Italy | Cristiano Ronaldo denies ‘accusations being issued against me,’ calls rape ‘an abominable crime’

TURIN, Italy — Cristiano Ronaldo denies ‘accusations being issued against me,’ calls rape ‘an abominable crime’…

LONDON | Modric wins world player of year, ends Ronaldo-Messi duology

LONDON — Luka Modric broke a decade of award dominance by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi…

MILAN | Ronaldo scores 1st league goal for Juventus and adds a 2nd

MILAN — When the first goal finally came, it couldn’t have been any easier for Cristiano…

More Salah? No sign of Liverpool forward slowing down

Mohamed Salah had just finished the season as the Premier League’s top scorer and been presented…

VERONA, Italy | Ronaldo relies on teammates for winning league start at Juve

VERONA, Italy  — Cristiano Ronaldo had to rely on his teammates to make a winning start…

VILLAR PEROSA, Italy | Ronaldo makes Juventus fans wait only 8 minutes for 1st goal

VILLAR PEROSA, Italy  — Cristiano Ronaldo made Juventus fans wait only eight minutes before scoring his…

TURIN, Italy | CR7 ice-cream and pizza: Ronaldo mania is in full swing

TURIN, Italy — An ice-cream flavor in his honor, a pizza named after him, queues to…

MOSCOW | Neymar urged to stop acting, win titles to get FIFA award

MOSCOW — After a decade of duopoly, the FIFA-run vote to crown soccer’s best player finally…

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia | France-Uruguay pits speed vs. defense in World Cup quarters

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia— France picked up two trophies in 1998: One, of course, was the country’s…

MOSCOW | Pressure intensifies on Brazil to win a 6th World Cup title

MOSCOW — So many favorites have been eliminated already from the World Cup that Brazil, trying…

SOCHI, Russia | Cavani scores twice, Uruguay ousts Ronaldo and Portugal 2-1

SOCHI, Russia — Edinson Cavani scored twice and Cristiano Ronaldo none, giving Uruguay a 2-1 victory…

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia | Uruguay happy that Suarez, Cavani find their rhythm together

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Uruguay waited for 12 long years before the national team could…

SARANSK, Russia | Ronaldo misses penalty, Portugal draws 1-1 with Iran

SARANSK, Russia (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo’s missed penalty cost Portugal first place in its World Cup…

SARANSK, Russia | Salah, Neymar, Messi, messy, messy: World Cup stars stifled

SARANSK, Russia (AP) — With nagging injuries, heavy marking from opponents and some simply uninspired play,…

MOSCOW | Goatee & goals turn this into Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup

MOSCOW (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo walked out for warmups at sun-splashed Luzhniki Stadium with diamonds affixed…

MOSCOW | Mane vs Lewandowski: star power for Senegal, Poland

MOSCOW (AP) — Senegal forward Sadio Mane and Poland captain Robert Lewandowski starred for their clubs.…

SOCHI, Russia | Ronaldo scores hat trick, Portugal draws 3-3 with Spain

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo completed a hat trick with a perfectly taken free kick…