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Ronaldo sets scoring record, lifts Real Madrid to top of La Liga

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MADRID (AP) Cristiano Ronaldo set up a goal and scored another in a three-minute span on Saturday to help Real Madrid defeat Levante 3-0 and take the provisional lead in the Spanish league. Ronaldo set up Marcelo’s goal in the 27th minute and scored his own with a well-placed right-footed shot from just outside the [more]

Iran captain set to miss Asian Cup after husband took passport

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The captain of the Iranian women's soccer team will miss the Asian Cup tournament as her husband has confiscated her passport in a domestic quarrel, local media has reported. [more]

Ronaldo hits 5 for Madrid, Messi lifts Barca over Atletico

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BARCELONA, Spain —¬†Cristiano Ronaldo netted five goals to become Real Madrid’s all-time leading scorer in the Spanish league, while Lionel Messi scored as a substitute to give Barcelona a 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid on Saturday. Ronaldo recorded his second career five-goal game to lead Madrid’s 6-0 rout at Espanyol, taking his tally to 231 [more]