International Football Legend, Cristiano Ronaldo, is Awarded a Dubai Star13 Jan 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born on the 5th of February 1985 in Madeira, Portugal. His football career began at the young age of 12, and by 18, he had signed a contract with Manchester United that made him the most expensive teenage football player in the United Kingdom's history. Ronaldo completed six successful years with Manchester United with the iconic jersey number 7, before transferring to Real Madrid. In his time with both clubs, Ronaldo achieved international recognition and won UEFA Champions Leagues, UEFA Nations Leagues and four European Golden Shoes, among many more accolades. In his time with Real Madrid, Ronaldo became the highest-scoring player in the team's history and has since accumulated a total of 710 goals in his career. As of 2017, Cristiano Ronaldo plays for the Italian club, Juventus and was recently nominated as top three for the FIFA best awards.