Cristiano Ronaldo – The Best Gift Of Football

Full Name Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro
DOB 5 February 1985

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro (Cr7) was born on 5 February 1985, in Madeira, Portugal who is known as one of the greatest players of his generation. His dad was a nursery worker with the district while his mom functioned as a cook. He was the most youthful youngster among four kids; others being a child and two girls. Ronaldo has won five Ballon d’Or awards and four European Golden Shoes, the most by a European player. He has won 32 trophies in his career, including seven league titles, five UEFA Champions Leagues, one UEFA European Championship, and one UEFA Nations League.

Ronaldo Early Life

Ronaldo was eliminated from the school after he assaulted his educator by throwing a seat at him. He grew up in a largely working-class neighborhood in a little tin-roofed home that overlooked the ocean. He has reliably been a sharp footballer and when he was 14 years old, he decided to zero in on transforming into a specialist footballer.

He had been playing for Andorinha since he was eight. In 1995, He joined the new club ‘Nacional’ arranged where he grew up in Madeira. Following his extraordinary show for them, he obliged most likely the best club in Portugal, specifically, ‘Wearing CP’ resulting in clearing a fundamental.

Football Career

Portugal National Team


Ronaldo Debuted for Portugal national team in august 2003 at the age of 18. Cristiano Ronaldo has broken the record for the most international goals in men’s football history. All-time. Another day, another (massive) Ronaldo record.

By The Numbers breaks down Portugal forward’s remarkable international goal-scoring stats after his late brace against Ireland helped his team overturn a 0-1 deficit on Wednesday.

Sporting Lisbon


He initially played for Clube Desportivo Nacional of Madeira and subsequently moved to Sporting Clube de Portugal (known as Sporting Lisbon), where he played for that club’s distinctive youth bunches before making his presentation in Sporting’s first gathering in 2002.

Ronaldo acquired his spot in the energetic get-together of Sporting CP at 16 years old, after he was advanced by the fundamental social event chief. He changed into the first using CP player to play in the under-16, under-17, under-18, B-pack, and the fundamental social event before at long last graduating into the senior get-together in the year 2002.

Manchester United


Ronaldo went through six years at Manchester United and that was the place where he fostered his game as a capable, speedy, deadly winger who could score objectives and set out open doors for his partners. At the point when he was only 16 years of age — Manchester United paid £12 million (more than $14 million U.S. dollars) to sign him, a record charge for a player of his age.

He won a lot of prizes for Manchester United and sparkled for Portugal. Ronaldo scored 84 goals for the club in 196 league games and became perhaps the best player in the world.

In the Champions League, Ronaldo propelled United to secure Europe’s esteemed competition which acquired him the UEFA club footballer of the Year Award. Ronaldo adjusted his experience with United with the Ballon d’Or grant, turning into the primary Premier League Player to be named the FIFA World Player of the Year.

He likewise got the FIFA Puskas Award for best goals just as winning the Premier League with United for the third time. Ronaldo guaranteed an aggregate of nine prizes while at Manchester United.

Real Madrid


In 2009, the Spanish soccer club Real Madrid consented to pay Manchester United a record $131 million for the opportunity to sign Ronaldo. Ronaldo’s obligation to Manchester United had gone under steady inquiry, and theory whirled that he needed to play somewhere else, so no one was too shocked to see Ronaldo leave.

He scored 33 goals in his absolute first season. In the accompanying season, he finished the Spanish association season with 40 goals, which turned into a record in the league’s set of experiences and aided Real Madrid to win the Copa del Rey. Ronaldo Played a total of 438 appearances in real Madrid jersey and ended with 450 goals and 132 assist in the whole Real Madrid career.



After dropping clues that his experience with Real was concluding, He affirmed the bits of gossip in July 2018 by marking with Italian Serie A club Juventus, which paid a $140 million exchange expense to his old Spanish club. He scored overall 101 goals and produced 22 assists in 134 appearances for Juventus.

Return to Manchester United


He returned to Manchester United in September 2001.

Ronaldo Career Stats

Stats By Club

Real Madrid438450132
Manchester United31313272
Sporting Lisbon3156

Stats By Country

National TeamsDebutAppearancesGoals
PortugalAug 20, 2003184115
Portugal U21Nov 19, 2002103
Portugal U20June 11, 200351
Portugal U17Oct 10, 200175
Portugal Olympic TeamAug 4, 200431
Portugal U15Feb 24, 200197