Some Unknown Facts About Cristiano Ronaldo you need to know.
For Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first goal from a free kick.
Does Cristiano Ronaldo smoke? No
Does he drink alcohol? No
He was named after U.S. President Ronald Reagan who was his father’s favorite actor.
In an interview, Ronaldo said that he had grown up in poverty and that he shared a single room with his brothers and sisters.
At the age of 14, he felt he was becoming a semi-professional footballer and his mother encouraged him to pursue his career in football.
He was expelled from school after throwing a chair at his teacher.
In his childhood, Ronaldo was diagnosed with Racing Heart (a condition in which the heart rate exceeds the normal rest rate).
He became Manchester United’s first-ever Portuguese player when he signed during the 2003-2004 season.
When he signed for Manchester United, he became the most expensive player (his transfer fee of €12.24 million) in the history of English football.
At Manchester United, he requested jersey number 28 but received jersey number 7 (previously worn by legends such as David Beckham, Eric Cantona, George Best).
For Alex Ferguson (Ronaldo’s manager in England), Ronaldo said: “He was my father in sport”.
On 12 January 2008, Ronaldo scored his first hat-trick for Manchester United against Newcastle United.
on July 7, 2008, he underwent ankle surgery and was out of order for 10 weeks.
When he scored a 40-meter goal against Porto, he called it “the best goal he has ever scored”.
On 10 May 2009, he scored his last goal for Manchester United with a free kick.
In 2009, Ronaldo joined Real Madrid, a world record for transfer fees (€80 million).
He is often ranked as the best player in the world.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the only player to have won four European Golden Shoes.
His first international objective was Euro 2004.
On 3 July 2010, Ronaldo announced that he had become a father but never revealed the identity of the mother of his son.
He has no tattoos on his body and the reason given by him is that he gives blood regularly and that by getting a tattoo, he will hinder his blood donation campaign.
His autobiography “Moments” was published in December 2007.
Cristiano Ronaldo Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs & More.
|Real Name||Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro|
|Nickname||Ronnie, CR, CR7, Cris, C. Ronaldo, The Sultan Of The Stepover, Ron, Rocket Ronaldo|
|Profession||Portuguese Professional Footballer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet-Inches- 6’ 1”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 81 kg
in Pounds- 179 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 43 Inches
– Waist: 33 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
|Eye Colour||Hazel Brown|
|Professional Debut||20 August 2003, against Kazakhstan|
|Coach/Mentor||Laszlo Boloni, Leonel Pontes, Alex Ferguson, René Meulensteen|
|Records (main ones)||• In 2003-2004, awarded with Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year.
• In 2007-2008, awarded with FIFA Ballon d’Or.
• In 2008, became World Soccer Player of the Year.
• In 2010-2011, awarded with European Golden Shoe.
• In 2012-2013, Cristiano Ronaldo became Liga de Futbol Professional Most Valuable Player.
• In 2013-1014, he was awarded La Liga Best Individual Goal, La Liga Best Forward, UEFA Best Player, Golden Shoe, and La Liga Top Scorer.
|Career Turning Point||In the 2004-2005 season of the FA Cup Final, he scored 4 goals against the Arsenal while playing for the Manchester United.|
|Date of Birth||5 February 1985|
|Age (as in 2019)||34 Years|
|Birth Place||Funchal, Madeira, Portugal|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Hometown||Funchal, Madeira, Portugal|
|Family||Father– José Dinis Aveiro
Mother– Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro
Brothers– Hugo Aveiro
Sister– Katia Aveiro, Elma Aveiro
|Controversies||• Ronaldo was banned from a match for a “one-fingered gesture” during his third season in England.
• In October 2005, he was accused of raping a woman in a hotel in Central London and was arrested for the same.
• Although he claims that he doesn’t consume alcohol, he was accused of heavy drinking in a nightclub in 2008.
• In 2010, when he didn’t declare the identity of his son’s mother, it became a controversial issue.
• He was criticized for partying at his 30th birthday following the team’s loss.
|Favourite Footballer||Mario Jardel, Ronaldo Luis Nazario de Lima|
|Favourite Actor||Luis Figo|
|Favourite Food||Bacalhau a Braz, Portuguese Cuisines|
|Favourite Film||The Sixth Sense|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Jordana Jardel, Brazilian Model (2003)
Marche Romero, Model (2005-2006)
Mia Judaken , Model (2006)
Gemma Atkinson, Actress (2007)
Nereida Gallardo, Model (2008)
Olivia Saunders, Actress (2009)
Raffaella Fico, Showgirl (2009)
Paris Hilton, Actress (2009)
Kim Kardashian West, TV Personality (2010)
Irina Shayk, Model (2010-2015)
Rita Pereira, Actress (2012)
Andressa Urach, Model (2013)
Daniella Chavez, Model (2014)
Lucia Villalon, TV Reporter (2015)
Alessia Tedeschi, Model (2015)
Alesia Riabenkova, Model (2015)
Maja Darving , Model (2015)
Paula Suarez, Model (2016)
Son– Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. (Born 17 June 2010)
|Cars Collection||Bentley Continental GTC, BMW M6, Porsche Cayenne, Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sports Coupé, Audi Q7, Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano, Porsche 911 Carrera 2S Cabriolet, Ferrari F430, Audi R8, Bentley GT Speed, Maserati GranCabrio, Audi RS6, Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4, Ferrari 599 GTO, Mercedes-Benz C220 CDI, Porsche Cayenne Turb, Bugatti Veyron, Phantom Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin DB9|
|Salary||$21.5 million/annual (approximately)|
|Net Worth||$450 million|