Career history : What makes Cristiano Ronaldo ?

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo is a trained soccer player who has set records while playing for both Manchester United and Real Madrid. He was born on 5 February,1985. In 2003, he came in this field and he was one of the greatest players of his generation. Manchester paid him over 14$ million U.S. dollars to sign him. In 2009, Madrid paid him 131$ million for his services.

In his career, he made almost 539 goals in all his matches. In 2004, Ronaldo scored Manchester’s first 3 goals in FA final cup. He played 292 Games at Manchester United and scored 112 goals and at Real Madrid, he played 343 matches and scored 360 goals. He is the first player in history to win 4 European Golden Shoes. He has won 25 trophies in his career, including 5 league titles, 4 UEFA Champions League titles and one UEFA European Championship. He has scored more than 600 senior career goals for club and country.

By age 22, he had received Balloon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the year nominations at age 23, he won his first Balloon d’Or and FIFA WorldPlayer of the Year Awards. In Spain, he has won 14 trophies including two La Liga titles, two Copa del Rey titles, three Champions League titles, two UEFA Super Cups, and three FIFA Club World Cups.

Ronaldo made his senior international debut in August 2003, at age 18. He scored his first international goal at Euro 2004 and helped Portugal reach the final. He took over full captaincy in July 2008, leading Portugal to their first-ever triumph in a major tournament by winning Euro 2016, and received┬áthe Silver Boot as the second-highest goalscorer of the tournament. One of the most marketable sportsmen, he was ranked the world’s highest-paid athlete by Forbes in 2016 and 2017, as well as the world’s most famous athlete by ESPN in 2016 and 2017.

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