Cristiano Ronaldo Shades FIFA Best Awards with Epic Instagram Post

Football star, Cristiano Ronaldo took to his Instagram to make a post shading FIFA Best Awards after they awarded the 2019 FIFA Best Men’s award to Lionel Messi. Ronaldo, who was absent from the award showpiece event, immediately posted a photo of himself operating his i-pad while at home, suggesting that he purposely avoided the…

(CNN) – Cristiano Ronaldo edged closer to the all-time international goals record with four more in Portugal’s Euro 2020 qualifying victory over Lithuania. The evergreen 34-year-old scored a first-half penalty and a second-half hat-trick to take his tally for his country to 93, just 16 behind Iranian legend Ali Daei’s total of 109. Portugal’s 5-1…

How the scourge of racism continues to tarnish English football By Matias Grez, Zayn Nabbi and Darren Lewis, CNN Sep 10, 2019.

(CNN) – Joel Mannix shook hands with the club’s chairman and watched as he immediately, instinctively, wiped his palm on his trousers. As a black referee in England’s football pyramid, Mannix says such incidents of discrimination towards minority officials are commonplace. Sometimes these experiences can range from the mistaken assumption he’s one of the opposition…