Like him or hate him, Cristaino Ronaldo (CR7) is Portugal crown jewel. In as much as Messi’s fans may disagree, CR7 is a player Worthy of knowing.
Here is a list of 10 amazing facts about Cristaino Ronaldo
Home town hero
Ronaldo was born on the 5th of February, 1985 in Funchal Portugal. His birth name is Christaino Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro.
Ronaldo has four kids.
Hee has scored more goals than any player from Portugal. In 2014, he celebrated his 400th career goal. In 2020, he recorded 750 goals.
Life Time Endorsement
CR7 signed a life time endorsement deal with Nike in 2016 amidst many others.
He’s a life saver
Ronaldo paid for the treatment of a 9year old boy some years back. Not just that, he sold his golden boot award worth 1.5 Euros just to find schools for children in GazeWriting skills: In 2017, Ronaldo published an autobiography titled “Moments”. His fans are still expecting another amazing publication from their hero.
A Great Fashionista
Christaino Ronaldo in 2016, opened up a boutique called CR7. He also opened another one in Lisbon where he sells jeans with leather pockets, Diamond studded belt and buckled loafers. He also runs a perfume business.
High Speed machine
Ronaldo is recorded to have a high speed level amongst other players. He has revealed that he spends more too in workout than anything. This has contributed to his flexibility and strength during sports. He does 3000 repetition of ab exercise daily.
Soccer role model
Over 70% of children all over the world look up to CR7 as their football role model.
His Poker face
Everytime he’s about to play a penalty kick or free kick, you can hardly tell were the balls direction is going.
Richest Player and always a record breaker.
Ronaldo was awarded in 2021 as the best footballer of the century.
CR7 is one of the most followed celebrity athlete. He is the first person to hit 250 million followers on Instagram. He has over 124million followers on Facebook and over 197 thousand followers on Twitter.