Is Cristiano Ronaldo – Best Footballer in the World? Read the article and you will see why he is the best footballer in the world.
The road from a footballer player to the best footballer in the world, wasn’t so easy. He started playing at age of eight for amateur team Andorinha. At age 15, Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was diagnosed with a racing heart, a condition that for others might been the ending point of their career, but not for him, he had an operation a laser was used to cauterise the area of his heart and a few days later he returned on the football field. His father died when he was 20.
C.Ronaldo is more than it meets the eye, he is not just a pretty face and twice winner of”The Ballon D’or”. He is also a charity man; he gives more than he receives.
You must wonder why he doesn’t have any tattoos. Is simple, because he donates blood periodically.
In 2009, he became the world’s most expensive football player in history when he moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid, a transfer worth £80 million (€94 million/$131.6 million).
Did you know that he sold his golden boot he won in 2011 for €1.5 million and gave the money to found schools for children in Gaza?
He wore the number 7 shirt at Manchester United, which was previously worn by George Best, Eric Cantona and David Beckham.
His first goal must have been at age of eight but this January, Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 400th career goal. One of the two best players in the world in his era and as one of the best players to ever play the game, his role in the team is crucial, he plays an attacking role. Cristiano Ronaldo is known for his pace, skill, control and dribbling ability, as well as his flair in beating players during one on one situations. He is able to finish well both inside the area and from distance.
On 3 July 2010, he became the father of a cute baby boy and since the start of 2010, he has been dating Russian model Irina Shayk.
In 2008 and 2013, Ronaldo won the Ballon d’Or award for the best footballer on the planet, being the first ever Portuguese to win the award twice,that’s why Cristiano Ronaldo – Best Footballer in the World , but some think he must won sooner than he did.
There is more to tell about Cristiano Ronaldo the man behind all the awards and business, to talk about all the things that needs to be said we need days.
“There have been a few players described as the new George Best over the years, but this is the first time it’s been a compliment to me.” – George Best
What do you think of Cristiano Ronaldo – Best Footballer in the World ? Do you think he deserved to win The Ballon d’Or?