Details of rape allegations against Christiano Ronaldo   been well-aired over recent years. Photograph: Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images

This week, two of the shinier pennies in international team sport come rolling into Dublin. Portugal in football on Thursday night, New Zealand in rug(...)

A banner reading ‘#Believe Kathryn Mayorga’ flies over Old Trafford during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

You would be forgiven for getting caught up in the CR7 returns home to Manchester hype. Manchester United’s social media accounts definitely won’t let(...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the Uefa Euro 2020 Group F win over Hungary in Budapest. Photo: Hugo Delgado/EPA

Cristiano Ronaldo is at it again. Last Monday, he fired in another two goals for Portugal in their opening pool game at the Euro 2020 finals. He refus(...)

Las Vegas police have asked Cristiano Ronaldo to submit a DNA sample as part of their investigation. Photograph:  Marco Bertorello/AFP

Cristiano Ronaldo is being asked by police in the US to provide a DNA sample in an ongoing investigation of a woman’s allegation that he raped her in (...)

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he left Real Madrid for Juventus because of Florentino Pérez. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty

Cristiano Ronaldo believes the Real Madrid president, Florentino Pérez, only ever saw him as a means of making money and has said the deterioration of(...)

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo on the Old Trafford pitch ahead of the Champions League encounter with Manchester United. Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Champions League Group H: Manchester United v Juventus Kick off: Tuesday, 8pm. Venue: Old Trafford. On TV: BT Sport and RTÉ (...)

Cristiano Ronaldo playing for Juventus. Photograph: Isabella Bonotto/AFP

Lawyers for a woman accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her nine years ago have said that their client has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress (...)

 Cristiano Ronaldo is facing allegations of rape by a former model who accuses the Juventus striker of attacking her in his Las Vegas hotel penthouse suite in 2009.  Photograph: Getty Images

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said in a statement Monday that it had reopened an investigation into a report of a rape of a woman who s(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo has said claims that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009 are fake news. Photograph: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images

Cristiano Ronaldo has appeared to dismiss as “fake news” a US woman’s claims he raped her in Las Vegas in 2009. In an Instagram live with followers, (...)

Lawyers for Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday said they would sue Der Spiegel for publishing “blatantly illegal” accusations. Photograph: Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images

A US woman has gone public with her claim that soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo raped her in a Las Vegas hotel nine years ago. Kathryn Mayorga, a 34-yea(...)