Cristiano Ronaldo

  • By age 22, he had received Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the Year and at 23, he won his first Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the year award.
  • In Spain, Ronaldo has won two La Liga titles, two Copas del Rey, three Champions League titles, and two FIFA Club World Cups.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team.
  • Often considered the best player in the world and regarded by many as the greatest of all time.
  • Ronaldo has four FIFA Ballon d'Or awards, the most for a European player, and is the first player in history to win four European Golden Shoes.
  • He has won 22 trophies in his career, including five league titles, four UEFA Champions League titles and one UEFA European Championship.
  • Ronaldo holds the records for most official goals scored in the top five European leagues (369), UEFA Champions League (105) and UEFA European Championship(29).
  • He has scored more than 600 senior career goals for club and country.
  • Born and raised on the Portuguese island of Madeira, Ronaldo was diagnosed with a racing heart at the age of 15.
  • He underwent an operation to treat his condition and began his senior club career playing for Sporting CP before signing with Manchester United at age 18.

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