When he rounded goalkeeper Richard Kingson and slotted home after just five minutes of Brazil 's last-16 tie against Ghana on June 27 2006, Ronaldo Luis NazA rio de Lima, the ' original Ronaldo ', became the highest scorer in World Cup history.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lackluster Germany beats Chile 1-0 in WCup warm-up
Goetze struck against the run of play in the 16th minute after Mesut Ozil eluded three defenders on the edge of the area.
Klose eyes Ronaldo's record for his last...
Veteran Germany striker Miroslav Klose has said he wants to break Ronaldo's record of 15 World Cup goals before stepping down from international duty after Brazil 2014.
Injured Lasogga misses Germany friendly
Hamburg striker Pierre-Michel Lasogga has missed his chance to win his first cap for Germany after a thigh injury ruled him out of Wednesday's friendly against Chile.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Germany-Chile Preview: Klose has record in sight against Sampaoli's men
The Lazio forward could overtake Gerd Muller as die Mannschaft's all-time top goalscorer with a strike against la Roja Miroslav Klose has the chance to become Germany's all-time leading goalscorer on Wednesday when they face Chile in Stuttgart.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lars Bender out, Miroslav Klose hurting
Klose has a bruised pelvic bone and abdominal muscle problems but team doctors are trying to get him fit in time for the match.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Napoli edges Swansea; Spurs survive Dnipro scare
Napoli bagged three goals at the Stadio San Paolo on Thursday to advance to the Europa League Round of 16 with a 3-1 defeat of Swansea City.
Europa League: Ludogorets progress after 4-3 victory over Lazio
Juninho Quixada's 89th-minute goal ensured Ludogorets' remarkable Europa League campaign continued with a stunning 4-3 aggregate win over Lazio to reach the last 16. Last week's first ever meeting between the clubs saw Stoycho Stoev's Bulgarians claim a famous 1-0 victory thanks to Roman Bezjak's goal.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Mutinous fans leave Lotito's Lazio reign at tipping point
For years, Claudio Lotito has dismissed the rumblings of discontent surrounding his ownership of Lazio as representative of nothing more than "a haggard minority."
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Cannavaro, Juan Jesus and the Biggest World Football Blunders of the Weekend
A on Saturday and Sunday, although a woeful display of officiating could well have reverberations in the Primera Division's relegation race as well.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Serie A - Radu double secures Lazio exciting win over Sassuolo
Stefan Radu bagged a brace - one blockbuster and one misplaced cross - in Lazio's chaotic 3-2 victory over Sassuolo.
Tevez seals win for Juventus
Juventus pulled nine points clear at the top of Serie A as a thunderous strike from Carlos Tevez sunk city rivals Torino 1-0.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Reja criticises Anderson for penalty miss
The coach has revealed one of Lucas Biglia or Miroslav Klose were meant to take the spot-kick, only for the midfielder to assume duties instead Lazio head coach Edy Reja has criticised Felipe Anderson following his missed penalty in Thursday's Europa League loss to Ludogorets.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
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Julian Green: German-American USMNT Prospect is Equal Parts Allure and Unknown
Potentially "big" news for the U.S. National Team began to circulate around the Internet last Friday night: Bayern Munich 18-year-old winger Julian Green chose to represent the USMNT instead of Germany at the senior international level.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Lazio confident of Klose renewal
The experienced German striker's current deal with the Serie A side runs out in June, but the Italian outfit are keen to keep him at the Stadio Olimpico beyond the summer Lazio president Claudio Lotito is hopeful that Germany international Miroslav Klose will sign a contract extension with the Serie A side.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Report: Lazio set to open contract talks when veteran defender Andre Dias
La Gazzetta dello Sport claims that President Claudio Lotito has made securing a new deal with the 34 year-old a priority.