Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro usually known as Cristiano Ronaldo or CR7 is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Manchester United in English Premier League (EPL) and for National Team Portugal. He is regarded as one of the greatest footballer of all time. He is the captain of his National Team Portugal and won two major trophies with his National Team. He was born on the 5th of February,1985 in the beautiful city of Portugal Funchal.
Cristiano Ronaldo Biography and more
Cristiano Ronaldo was born on the 5th of February,1985 in the city of Portugal Funchal. He was born and raised in Madeira. Cristiano began his senior club career In 2002 with Sporting CP. He shows his talent, skills, and hard work on the field and after his 24 career appearances, his fate and destiny change when he plays against Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United in UEFA Champions League. He impressed the whole Manchester United squad including Sir Alex Ferguson too.
After the halftime whistle, Manchester United players went to SAF and said to him ” You have to Sign this Player “. After the full-time whistle, SAF went to Cristiano and proposed him a contract with Manchester United. Cristiano signed his Manchester United contract in May 2003. He played 6 years with Manchester United and won almost everything with Man United and becomes of the greatest footballers of that generation.
Real Madrid Era
Cristiano joined his dream club Real Madrid in 2009 and impressed the whole world with his performances. He was so eye-pleasing on the field and a nightmare for the defenders. He played as a winger, midfielder, attacker, attacking midfielder, striker in his career. He is one of the few players to have made over 1100 professional career appearances and have scored more than 800 official goals. He wore shirt number 7 and was known as the name of CR7.
He won 5 Champions League in his career in 2008/09, 2013/14, 2015/16, 2016/17, and in 2017/18. He is the player with the most official career goals. He was the top scorer of the Champions League 7 times. He has the most records in UEFA Champions League. He is sometimes known as the ” UEFA Cristiano League “. He has the most goals in a single Champions League(17) in the 2013/2014 season also he has the most G+A (22) in single Champions League season in the same season.
Time With Juventus
After his 9 great seasons in Spain, he joined Juventus in 2018. He played there 3 seasons and won 5 trophies with them in this tenure. He won two series A, Two Italian Super Cup and a single Coppa Italia trophy with Juventus in these 3 years. He is the player with the fastest 100 goals with Juventus.
He made his official senior international debut for Portugal in 2003 at the age of 18. He is the player with the most European appearances (180). He is the all-time top scorer of football having 115 international career goals. He won two major trophies with Portugal in 2016 and 2019. He won UEFA Euro Cup with Portugal in 2016 and won UEFA Nations League with Portugal in 2019. Portugal won only 2 major trophies in his career that was with Ronaldo.
Trophies and Awards
Cristiano Ronaldo won 5 Ballon D’Or in 2008,2013,2014,2016 and in 2017. He won 4 European Golden Boot in his career. Cristiano won the Puskas award goal in 2009 in which he scored a stunner against Porto FC with Manchester United in a Champions League match. He scored the long-range goal with over 40 yards distance.
After all his impressive career, he returned back to his first club Manchester United where all this magnificent career starts. He joined Manchester United in 2021 after 3 years with Juventus. He is unstoppable and even at the age of 37, he still has 47 career goals in the calendar year in 2021. He is the player to won ‘ Player of the Century ” from Globe Soccer Awards Dubai in 2020.
He holds the records for most free-kick goals, penalties, senior appearances, goals, wins, assists, UCL Top Scorer titles, most goals in a single season, most GA in a single season, match-winning goals in UEFA Champions League. He is the player with the most clutch career goals. He has the most match-winning and decisive goals. His strong mentality never fails, and he always aims for the stars. He is the idol of a new generation. He always remains the greatest Football player of all time.
5th february, 1984
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Height & Weight
Cristiano Ronaldo has an impressive height of 6 feet 2 inches or 1.87 meters and he weighs over 85 kgs or 187 pounds. He is so fit and considered as the fittest sportsperson despite his 37 age. He works so hard on and off the field for his fitness and his long-lasting career. He is so serious about his health, diet, gym, and fitness. According to Sources, he worked more than 6 hours a day. He stills has the body of 23 young muscular boy.
6 ft 2 inch or 1.87 metres
85 kg or 187 Pounds
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Net Worth
Cristiano Ronaldo’s net worth is over $500 million. He has a strong salary of $40 million making him the highest-paid footballer of this generation. Cristiano has earned over $1 Billion in his career through his high waging contracts, endorsements, Instagrams, sponsorships, etc. He is the only footballer to earn over $1 Billion. He is the richest Footballer of all time.
Cristiano Ronaldo's Net Worth
Net Worth in 2022
Source of Income
Sports person, Endorsements
Cristiano Ronaldo Instagram is the most followed account of Instagram having over 385 million followers. He also has 150 million followers on his official Facebook page making him one of the most influential persons in this generation.