Cristiano Ronaldo(often called CR7) has been coming under spotlight for having established records in the world of soccer, shooting to fame as not only captain of the Portuguese national team in 2008 but a forward for Real Madrid. Being one of the top professional footballers, he began with a memorable debut for MU against Bolton Wanderers, scoring the team’s first 3 goals and made them the championship, which impressed the traditional harsh English media. There is no doubt that Ronaldo’s amazing running speed of an average of 33.6 km/h made him the top 5 fastest footballer on the planet. Often ranked as the greatest player of all time, CR7 become the first Portuguese footballer to win the Ballon d'Or as the European Footballer of the Year and FIFA World player in Europe in 2008, 2013, and 2014.
He was born in a humble family with his mother Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro as a cooker and his father José Dinis Aveiroas as a municipal gardener, in Funchal, a small island off the western coast of Portugal, which partly made CR7 manage to deal so well with spotlights and the fame he has today. Since he was a kid, he was so interested in playing football and even dropped out of school for it. At the age of 8, Cristiano Ronaldofirst steps in football career were made in his hometown club known as Andorinha through his father’s work. Then CR7’s talent and legend were discovered and grew substantially. One year later, he signed to join Sporting Lisbon in 1996, when he immediately caught attention from everyone for his impressive and outstanding performance.
Ronaldo previously had close relationships with English models
Alice Goodwinand Gemma Atkinson, especially he began dating Russian model Irina Shayk, first met through their Armani Exchange campaigns since 2010, and then they have split after 5 years of dating. He became a father to Cristiano Jr. in July 2010, whose mother is said to be Dolores Aveiro.
- The meaning of the name Ronaldo: Advice Ruler