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Ronaldo: The referees should protect me

(GSM) - Cristiano Ronaldo has called upon referees to protect him. The Portugal superstar believes that he is being targeted by the opponents.

The Real Madrid ace found it very harsh he received a yellow card for a bust-up with defender Guy Demel in Portugal’s goalless draw with Ivory Coast on Tuesday.

"Referees should protect the more skilful players when they are getting fouled by the opposition,” Ronaldo told The Sun.

"One of their players fouled me in the first half and I got a yellow card for it. I don't understand it. When it is three against one, as it was with their players against me, it is not fair to book me.

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amolang2321d ago

psht! Ronaldo can be such a jerk at times. I dislike him more and more... pretty good player, but his arrogant personality sure annoys me.

shadowraiden2321d ago

very good player can understand his opinion some refs do let alot of tackles come flying in on players but at same time he does bring it on himself at times

Leio2321d ago

Lol only if he respect them but for quite some time now Christina tends to overreacting just too much :)

camehlheon2321d ago

Same old C. Ronaldo, always him him him ... That's why his team won't succeed

skynidas2321d ago

LMAO, Ronaldo makes me laugh. Poor performance by Portugal.

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