En entrevista después del partido entre Portugal y Chipre criticaba a la hinchada de Chipre por el coreo a favor de Lionel Messi.
Frases Cristiano Ronaldo
El 27 de febrero de 2016, tras haber perdido un derbi contra el Atlético de Madrid y también perdido virtualmente la liga a manos del Barcelona.
„In my mind, I'm always the best. I don't care what people think, what they say. In my mind, not just this year but always, I'm always the best.“
[BBC Sport, Cristiano Ronaldo: I'm the best player in the world, 5 November 2015, 4 February 2018, http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/34737914]
In an interview with the BBC ahead of the release of Ronaldo.
„I don’t see anyone better than me. No player does things that I cannot do myself, but I see things others can’t do. There’s no more complete player than me. I’m the best player in history — in the good and the bad moments.“
[Dev, Sarthak, Football Paradise, The Ballon d’Or: It’s time football stopped trying to be Hollywood, 15 December 2017, 4 February 2018, https://www.footballparadise.com/ballon-dor/]
In the wake of winning his fifth Ballon d’Or in December 2017.
„It bothers me when it's said that Madrid is struggling because Cristiano is struggling. It feels like you are after me. If everyone was at my level, perhaps we would be in first place.“
[Telegraph Sport, The Telegraph, Cristiano Ronaldo: If everyone was at my level perhaps we would be top?, 28 February 2016, 16 February 2018, http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2016/02/28/cristiano-ronaldo-if-everyone-was-at-my-level-perhaps-we-would-b/]
Having lost 1–0 in the Madrid Derby, Ronaldo lamented Spanish media for accusing him for Real Madrid's subpar performances.
„I think that because I am rich, handsome and a great player people are envious of me. I don’t have any other explanation.“
[Reuters Staff, Reuters, People envy my cash and looks - Ronaldo, 15 September 2011, 16 February 2018, https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-soccer-champions-real-ronaldo/people-envy-my-cash-and-looks-ronaldo-idUKTRE78E1TP20110915]
After being asked asked about the behaviour of the Dinamo Zagreb supporters, who chanted the name of his perceived rival Lionel Messi.