The sculptor who designed the bust of Cristiano Ronaldo unveiled at Madeira airport on Wednesday has defended his handiwork, saying: "Not even Jesus pleased everyone."
The statue was presented to the public as part of the celebrations this week that saw the local airport renamed Aeroporto Internacional da Madeira, Cristiano Ronaldo, with the Real Madrid man in attendance at the event on his home island.
The bust become a viral online sensation shortly after it was unveiled, with critics saying...
Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner has leapt to the defence of Gerard Pique after the defender's latest controversial comments about rivals Real Madrid.
Pique, 30, spoke out this week about Madrid's values, alleging that members of the club had been causing trouble for Barca stars Lionel Messi and Neymar, possibly referring to the duo's recent legal problems.
Marca reports that Madrid are considering taking legal action against the Spain international, who also said he does not like that those...
Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno says he is honoured to have been linked with Real Madrid, but wants to focus on his club.
Kicker reported on Thursday that Madrid are interested in signing Leno, 25, who reportedly has a €20 million release clause in his Leverkusen contract.
However, fresh from making his competitive debut for Germany in Sunday's 4-1 World Cup qualifying defeat of Azerbaijan, Leno, who could make his 200th appearance for Leverkusen on the final day of the season, insists...
Borussia Dortmund's rising starlet Emre Mor admitted that his dream is to don the colours of Real Madrid someday.
Mor, 19, joined the German club last June and already has 15 appearances under his belt this season.
Despite his age, Mor has already played 10 matches for Turkey, and scored his first international goal in the 3-1 win over Moldova on Monday.
While he is ready to continue his development at Dortmund, the Turkish forward already has big dreams of playing in Spain.
"Dortmund is one of...