Cristiano Ronaldo Biography

Published On Jul 18, 2017
Facts of Cristiano Ronaldo
Date of Birth: 1985 , February-5
Birth Nation: Portugal
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
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Firstly, Cristiano Ronaldo played for amateur team Andorinha and flater joined local club named National. Then after, Ronaldo signed with Sporting CP with the 1,500-pound fee.

After moving to Alcochete Ronaldo joined the club’s football academy. At the teen age of 15, he suffered from a racing heart, a situation that could lead him to give up playing football, however, the sad news turned to good after he recovered from a surgery.

Ronaldo's big step in his professional career was from the club Sporting CP where he played under-16, under-17, and under-18. Further, he made his debut in the Primeira Liga and played as an opponent to Moreirensa, and scored two goals in their 3-0 win.

After showing mind-blowing skills he became a success to get an attention of Manchester United manager, Alex Ferguson and became Manchester United’s first Portuguese player. For Manchester United, he has played numbers of games and won as well.

After six years, of his service to the Manchester United, CR7 signed Real Madrid with a world record transfer fee of 80 million pounds as the jersey number. During his career In the club Real Madrid, he has won two La Liga titles, two FIFA Worlds Cups, and three Champions League titles. He became runner-up for the Ballon d’Or, for three times, the title was taken by Lionel Messi.

Ronaldo profiled in the world’s highest-paid athlete by Forbes as well as the world’s most famous athlete by ESPN. He has received 22 trophies in his career, including four UEFA Champions League, one UEFA European Championship and five Leagues titles.

Exploring his personal life, football Ronaldo is a father of a Cristiano who was born in the United States. However, Ronaldo has not revealed the identity the mother of his child. Previously, CR7 has dated English models Alice Goodwin, Gemma Atkinson, and Russian model Irina Shayk. Currently, he is dating gorgeous girlfriend Georgina who is a Madrid-based model. 

As of 2017, Cristiano has a net worth of $400 million and receives a salary of £365,000 weekly, from Real Madrid. Besides his monetary value, he has achieved several prestigious honors and awards through his career as a professional footballer.


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Born in Portugal


Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is professionally known as Cristiano Ronaldo was born on 5 February 1985, in Santo Antonio. He is the youngest child of his parents. Ronaldo grew up along with his three older siblings.

Ronaldo in Sporting CP


In the year 2001, Ronaldo became the first player to play for the club Sporting CP there he played for under-16, under-17 and under-18, in the first team and the B team. In the following year, he made his debut in the Primeira Liga. 

Joined Manchester United


Ronaldo signed for Manchester United and became the very first Portuguese player to playing for United. In the club, he has scored 113 goals during his plays.

Ronaldo Fashion Icon


Ronaldo is best known as a fashion icon. He has opened boutique under the name “CR7” on the island of Madeira. After two years of opening, Ronaldo expanded his business and started the second boutique in Lisbon.

Secon Highest Scorer


With seven goals, Ronaldo has profiled himself as the second highest scorer in the European qualification for the FIFA World Cup, 2006. Further, following the Euro 2016 he scored four goals against Andorra and qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2018.

Joined Real Madrid


After spending six years in Manchester United, Ronaldo signed for Real Madrid for a world record transfer fee of 80 million pounds. In the club, he received the number 9 jersey, which was presented by Alfredo Di Stefano; a former Madrid player.

Welcomed First Child


On 17 June 2010, Ronaldo became a father of a son. However, media lacks information regarding his son’s mother. His son named Cristiano, who was born in the United States.

Affair with Georgina Rodriguez


Ronaldo is now dating her gorgeous girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez who is a Madrid-based model. The couple often spotted together in public and has very special and strong bond between them. 

Current Net Worth


Cristiano Ronaldo has a net worth of $400 million. Besides his monetary value, he has achieved several prestigious honors and Awards through his career as a professional footballer.