Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will be sidelined for around three weeks due to an ankle injury picked up in his side's 0-0 draw with Real Mallorca on Sunday.
Manchester United's unexpected summer arrival Bebe says he is aiming to emulate his compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo and become a global star at Old Trafford.
Ronaldo has praised Miroslav Klose's scoring achievements after the German striker fell just short of the Brazilian World Cup winner's 15-goal all-time tournament record.
A back injury could rob Miroslav Klose of a chance to challenge Ronaldo's all-time World Cup scoring record if it keeps him out of Germany's third-place play-off against Uruguay.
Miroslav Klose says he is not concerned about becoming the most prolific striker in the history of the World Cup as long as Germany emerge victorious in South Africa.
Cristiano Ronaldo says he feels like a "broken man" following Portugal's World Cup exit and has denied attributing the blame for the country's failure to coach Carlos Queiroz.
Cristiano Ronaldo's disappointing World Cup ended on a sour note as he was caught spitting towards a TV camera following Portugal's 1-0 loss to Spain in the second round.
Spain defender Sergio Ramos is in confident mood ahead of their second round showdown with Portugal - but concedes that to stop Portugal they must stop Cristiano Ronaldo.
Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz has promised to go on the offensive when his side take on Spain for a place in the last eight of the World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo remains confident that he can end his goal-drought for Portugal and lead his country to a win over North Korea on Monday.
Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz issued a stark warning that his team will be "more ambitious" over the course of the World Cup after the 7-0 hammering of North Korea.
Portugal midfielder Deco has issued a statement denying there is any friction between him and coach Carlos Queiroz.
Cristiano Ronaldo cut a frustrated figure after being denied by the woodwork and picking up a booking in Portugal's stalemate against the Ivory Coast.
Portugal midfielder Deco is backing star man Cristiano Ronaldo to end his international goal drought against Group G opponents Ivory Coast on Tuesday.
Carlos Queiroz has hailed Cristiano Ronaldo as Portugal's very own "Superman" and believes the captain can fire his side to World Cup glory.
Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo says that he is "used to the pressure" of playing at the highest level, but admits that it is more intense when he plays for his country.