Complete Biography of Cristiano Ronaldo
On this precise article is the complete biography of Cristiano Ronaldo, a super professional Portuguese footballer who has been rated as one of the best forward players by statistics. However, before w move further with this article (Biography of Cristiano Ronaldo), I’ll like you guys to know that Cristiano has won several awards and has often been rated as the world-best player on numerous counts. He happens to be the captain of the Portugal National Team and he has nicknamed ‘THE GOAT’.
Biography of Cristiano Ronaldo
His Early Life
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro (popularly known as CR7) was born into the family of Maria Dolores dos Santos Viveiros da Aveiro on the 5th February 1985 at São Pedro, Funchal, on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
After birth, his dad called him Ronaldo (This was as a result of his dad’s love for the previous US president (Ronald Reagan) who was sworn in for his second tenure at that time). Meanwhile, he happens to be the youngest and the fourth child of his parents of which his dad was a part-time kitman and a municipal gardener. His mother happens to be a cook.
Meanwhile, CR7 has three elderly siblings (Hugo, Elma, and Liliana Cape Verde).
It is believed that he grew up in a pauperized home probably because of his family’s financial background. It was also recorded that his mother nearly aborted him as a result of their wretchedness, and some other unhealthy circumstances.
Cristiano Ronaldo began his football journey early, and that’s between 1992, and 1995. He played for Andorinha where his dad works as a kit man. As time progressed, he later spent two good years with Nacional. At age 12 (that was in the year 1997), he subscribed for a three-day trial with Sporting CP, and after the whole thing, he was signed for a fee of £1, 500.
A year later, Cristiano Ronaldo was diagnosed with a racing heart (this was a condition that could probably restrict him from playing football). He went for surgery where a laser was used to cauterize numerous cardiac pathways into one thereby altering his resting heart rate. However, he was also discharged a few hours after the surgery and resumed his training a few days later.
His Club Career
Ronaldo was furtherly promoted from Sporting Youth Football Academy by the team’s manager (László Bölöni), who was super impressed with his dribbling skills. As luck may have it, Cristiano was the first footballer to play for the club’s under-16, under-17, and under-18 teams respectively. On 29 September 2002, he made his first appearance in the Primeira Liga against Braga, and on 7 October 2002, he recorded two shocking goals-against Moreirense in their 3-0 victory.
Subsequently, he later became the first Portuguese player to be signed by Manchester United in the year 2003. However, his transfer fee of £12.24 million made him the most expensive teenager in English history, at that time.
Cristiano Ronaldo had repeatedly called Alex Ferguson his father in sport, probably because of his level of impact and motivation on him. Around the 2009/2010 season, Ronaldo officially joined Real Madrid for a transfer fee that broke records (£80 Million) with a buy-out clause of £1billion.
This broke the world record as of then. He massively improved and retained his Ballon d’Or wins which he had won severally. While CR7 was still with Real Madrid, it was recorded that he scored 451 consecutive times in about 438 matches. This made him get lots of honors, credits, and trophies. As he progressed, he improved greatly with his skills and became one of the best footballers in the world. CR7 got lucks and opportunities in the game.
He later got into Juventus where he explores. Ideally, CR7 has estimated monthly earnings of about £2,583,333 which also made him one of the influential and richest footballers.
His Marital Life
There is no record of Cristiano being married or whatsoever. The record has it that he has dated so many girls, and perhaps is still single even to date. From our indebt research, here are the names of persons he had dated; Maja Darving, Paula Suarez, Cassandre Davis, Alessandra Ambrosio, Desiree Cordero, Lucia Villalon, More to this list are; Diana Morales, Jordana Jardel, Gemma, Atkinson, Merche Romero, Nereida Gallardo, Daniella Grace, Mia Judaken, Paris Hilton, Cristina Buccino, Irina Shayk.
On 17 June 2010, CR7 became of the father (that’s when he was around 25 years). He named the child after his name ‘Cristiano Jr’ since he was his first son, and first child. Meanwhile, in one of his statements, he clearly said that he has full ownership of his son and didn’t unveil the identity of the child’s mother. In January 2015, he publicly announced his relationship with a Russian Model Irina Shayk which was up to 5 years had ended. On 8 June 2017,
Ronaldo became a father to twins, a male and a female (Mateo, and Eva). They were born in the United States. Cristiano got into a relationship with Georgina Rodríguez (a Spanish Model, and a former shop assistant); they gave birth to a baby girl (Alana Martina) on 12 November 2017. So in summary, Cristiano is a father of four (4) children (Two sons, and two daughters).
Research has it that CR7 has a museum in Madeira which happens to be his hometown. The Museum was magnificently designed and built having his pictures and statues scattered all over it. The Museum is being managed by Hugo dos Santos Aveiro who happens to be his biological elder brother. Meanwhile, the museum’s gallery has a collection of his trophies and awards.
However, they were estimated to be over 150. It will also amaze you to know that he made extra rooms for the trophies he will get in the future. Meanwhile, having read this precise article, did you find it quite inspiring? Do you have any questions to ask? Or perhaps any suggestion to render? If yes, kindly send us feedback using the comment box below, thanks.