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Cristiano Ronaldo

Personal information Full name Date of birth Place of birth Height Playing position Current club Number 1993–1995 1995–1997 1997–2001 Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro 5 February 1985 (1985-02-05) (age 25) Funchal, Madeira, Portugal 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[1] Winger Forward Club information Real Madrid 9 Youth career Andorinha Nacional Sporting CP Senior career*

Years 2001–2003 2003–2009 2009– 2001–2002 2003 2002–2003 2004 2003–

Team Sporting CP Manchester United Real Madrid National team‡ Portugal U-17 Portugal U-20 Portugal U-21 Portugal U-23 Portugal

Apps† 25 196 29 9 5 6 3 74

(Gls)† (3) (84) (26) (6) (1) (3) (1) (23)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21:14, 16 May 2010 (UTC). † Appearances (Goals). ‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15:25, 21 June 2010 (UTC)

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, OIH, (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɾɨʃtiˈɐnu ʁuˈnaɫdu]; born 5 February 1985),[2] commonly known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a winger or a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid and serves as captain of the Portuguese national team. Ronaldo currently holds the distinction of being the most expensive player in football history after being transferred from Manchester United to Real Madrid in a transfer deal worth £80 million (€94m, US$132m). In addition, his contract with Real Madrid, in which he is to be paid £11 million per year over the following six years, makes him the highest paid football player in the world.[3] Ronaldo began his career as a youth player for Andorinha, where he played for two years, then moved to Nacional. In 1997, he made a move to Portuguese giants Sporting CP. Ronaldo's precocious talent caught the attention of Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson and he signed the 18-year-old for £12.24 million in 2003. The following season, Ronaldo won his first club honour, the FA Cup, and reached the Euro 2004 final with Portugal, in which tournament he scored his first international goal. In 2008, Ronaldo won the Champions League with United, and was named player of the tournament. He was named the FIFPro World Player of the Year[4] and the FIFA World Player of the Year, in addition to becoming Manchester United's first Ballon d'Or winner in 40 years.[5] Three-time Ballon d'Or winner Johan Cruyff said in an interview on 2 April 2008, "Ronaldo is better than George Best and Denis Law, who were two brilliant and great players in the history of United."[6]

Contents
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1 Early life 2 Club career
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2.1 Early career 2.2 Sporting CP

2.3 Manchester United
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2.3.1 2003–2005 2.3.2 2006–2007 2.3.3 2007–2008 2.3.4 2008–2009

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2.4 Real Madrid 3.1 2006 World Cup 3.2 Post-World Cup 3.3 2010 FIFA World Cup 3.4 International goals 4.1 Club 4.2 International 5.1 Club 5.2 Individual

3 International career

4 Career statistics

5 Honours

5.2.1 Orders

6 Personal life 7 Advertising campaigns 8 References 9 External links

Early life
Ronaldo was born on 5 February 1985 in Santo António, a neighbourhood of Funchal, Madeira, the youngest child of Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, a cook, and José Dinis Aveiro, a municipal gardener.[7] His second given name, "Ronaldo", was chosen after then-U.S. president Ronald Reagan[8] He has one older brother, Hugo, and two older sisters, Elma and Liliana Cátia.
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Club career
Early career
At the age of eight, Ronaldo played for amateur team Andorinha, where his father was the kit man. In 1995, Ronaldo signed with local club Nacional, and, after a title-winning campaign, he went on a three-day trial with Sporting CP, who subsequently signed him for an undisclosed sum.[9]

Sporting CP

Ronaldo joined Sporting's other youth players who trained at the Academia Sporting, the club's football academy, in Alcochete. He became the only player ever to play for Sporting's U-16, U17, U-18, B-team, and first team, all within one season.[10] He scored two goals in his Sporting debut against Moreirense, while featuring for Portugal in the 2002 European Under-17 Championship.[11] When he was 15, Ronaldo was diagnosed with a racing heart, a condition that might have forced him to give up playing football. The Sporting staff were made aware of the condition and Ronaldo's mother gave her authorisation for him to go into hospital. While there, he had an operation in which a laser was used to cauterise the area of his heart that was causing the problem. The surgery took place in the morning and Ronaldo was discharged from hospital by the end of the afternoon; he resumed training only a few days later.[12] He was first spotted by then-Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier at the age of 16, but Liverpool declined to take him on because they decided he was too young and needed some time to develop his skills.[13] However, he came to the attention of Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson in the summer of 2003, when Sporting defeated United 3–1 in the inauguration of the Estádio José Alvalade in Lisbon. Ronaldo's performance impressed the Manchester United players, who urged Ferguson to sign him.[14]

Manchester United
2003–2005

Ronaldo with Manchester United Ronaldo became Manchester United's first-ever Portuguese player when he signed for £12.24 million after the 2002–03 season.[15] He requested the number 28 (his number at Sporting), as he did not want the pressure of living up to the expectation linked to the number 7 shirt, which had previously been worn by players such as George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona, and David Beckham. "After I joined, the manager asked me what number I'd like. I said 28. But Ferguson said 'No, you're going to have No. 7,' and the famous shirt was an extra source of motivation. I was forced to live up to such an honour."[16] Ronaldo made his team debut as a 60th-minute substitute in a 4–0 home victory over Bolton Wanderers. He scored his first goal for Manchester United with a free kick in a 3–0 win over Portsmouth on 1 November 2003. He scored United's 1000th Premier League goal on 29 October 2005 in a 4–1 loss to Middlesbrough.[17] He scored ten goals in all competitions, and fans voted him to his first FIFPro Special Young Player of the Year award in 2005.

2006–2007

Ronaldo with United during their 2006–2007 season. In November and December 2006, Ronaldo received consecutive Barclays Player of the Month honours, becoming only the third player in Premier League history to do so after Dennis Bergkamp in 1997 and Robbie Fowler in 1996.[18][19] He scored his 50th Manchester United goal against city rivals Manchester City on 5 May 2007 as United claimed their first Premier League title in four years, and he was voted into his second consecutive FIFPro Special Young Player of the Year award at the end of the year. Despite rumours circulating in March 2007 that Real Madrid were willing to pay an unprecedented €80 million (£54 million) for Ronaldo,[20] he signed a five-year, £120,000-a-week (£31 million total) extension with United on 13 April, making him the highest-paid player in team history.[21][22] Ronaldo amassed a host of personal awards for the season. He won the PFA Players' Player of the Year and PFA Young Player of the Year awards, joining Andy Gray (in 1977) as the only players to receive this honour.[23] In April, he completed the treble by winning the PFA Fans' Player of the Year. Ronaldo was also one of eight Manchester United players named in the 2006–07 PFA Premier League Team of the Year. 2007–2008

Ronaldo (centre) and Rio Ferdinand celebrating a goal Ronaldo's 2007–08 season began with a red card for a headbutt on Portsmouth player Richard Hughes during United's second match of the season, for which he was punished with a threematch ban.[24] Ronaldo said he had "learned a lot" from the experience and would not let players

"provoke" him in the future.[25] After scoring the only goal in a Champions League away match against Sporting, Ronaldo also scored the injury-time winner in the return fixture as Manchester United topped their Champions League group.[26] He finished as the runner-up to Kaká for the 2007 Ballon d'Or,[27] and was third in the running for the FIFA World Player of the Year award, behind Kaká and Lionel Messi.[28] Ronaldo scored his first hat trick for Manchester United in a 6–0 win against Newcastle United at Old Trafford on 12 January 2008, bringing Manchester United up to the top of the Premier League table.[29] He scored his twenty-third league goal of the season in a 2–0 win against Reading, equalling his entire total for the 2006–07 season.[30] During a 1–1 Champions League first knockout round draw against Lyon on 20 February, an unidentified Lyon supporter continuously aimed a green laser at Ronaldo and United teammate Nani, prompting an investigation by UEFA.[31] One month later, Lyon were fined CHF5,000 (£2,427) for the incident.[32] On 19 March 2008, Ronaldo captained United for the first time in his career in a home win over Bolton, scoring both goals in the 2–0 victory.[33] The second of the goals was his 33rd of the campaign, which set a new club single-season scoring record by a midfielder and thus topped George Best's forty-year-old total of 32 goals in the 1967–68 season.[34] Ronaldo scored another brace in a 4–0 win over Aston Villa on 29 March, which at the time gave him 35 goals in 37 domestic and European matches as both a starter and substitute. Ronaldo's scoring streak was rewarded with his becoming the first winger to win the 2007–08 European Golden Shoe, finishing eight points ahead of Mallorca's Dani Güiza.[35] In the 2007–08 Champions League final on 21 May against league rivals Chelsea, Ronaldo scored the opening goal after 26 minutes, which was negated by a Chelsea equaliser in the 45th minute as the match ended 1–1 after extra time. His misfire in the penalty shoot-out put Chelsea in position to win the trophy, but John Terry shot wide right after slipping on the pitch surface, and Manchester United emerged victorious 6–5 on penalties. Ronaldo was named the UEFA Fans' Man of the Match,[36] and wrapped up the campaign with a career-high 42 goals in all competitions, falling four short of Denis Law's team-record mark of 46 in the 1963–64 season. 2008–2009

Ronaldo taking a free kick. On 5 June 2008, Sky Sports reported that Ronaldo had expressed an interest in moving to Real Madrid if they offered him the same amount of money the team had allegedly promised him earlier in the year.[37] Manchester United filed a tampering complaint with FIFA on 9 June over Madrid's alleged pursuit of Ronaldo, but FIFA declined to take any action.[38][39] Speculation that a transfer would happen continued until 6 August, when Ronaldo confirmed that he would stay at Manchester for at least another year.[40]

Ronaldo underwent ankle surgery at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam on 7 July.[41] He returned to action on 17 September in United's UEFA Champions League goalless groupstage draw with Villarreal as a substitute for Park Ji-Sung,[42] and scored his first overall goal of the season in a 3–1 League Cup third round win over Middlesbrough on 24 September. In a 5–0 win over Stoke City on 15 November 2008, Ronaldo scored his 100th and 101st goals in all competitions for Manchester United, both from free kicks.[43] The goals also meant that Ronaldo had now scored against each of the other 19 teams in the Premier League at the time.[44]

Ronaldo and Manchester United against rivals Liverpool On 2 December, Ronaldo became Manchester United's first Ballon d'Or recipient since George Best in 1968. He finished with 446 points, 165 ahead of runner-up Lionel Messi.[45] He was awarded the Silver Ball after finishing with two goals as United won the Club World Cup on 19 December.[46] On 8 January 2009, Ronaldo was uninjured in a single-car accident in which he wrote off his Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano in a tunnel along the A538 near Manchester Airport. A breathalyzer test he gave to police officers at the scene was negative, and he attended training later that morning.[47] Four days later, he became the first Premier League player ever to be named the FIFA World Player of the Year, in addition to being the first Portuguese player to win the award since Luís Figo in 2001.[48] Ronaldo scored his first Champions League goal of the season, and first since the final against Chelsea, in a 2–0 victory over Internazionale that sent United into the quarter-finals.[49] In the second leg against Porto, Ronaldo scored a 40-yard game-winning goal as United advanced to the semi-finals. He later called it the best goal he had ever scored.[50][51] Ronaldo participated in his second consecutive Champions League final, but made little impact in United's 2–0 loss to Barcelona. He finished with 53 appearances in all competitions, which was four higher than the previous year, but scored sixteen fewer goals (26) than his career-best total of 42 from the previous season. On 11 June, Manchester United accepted an unconditional offer of £80 million from Real Madrid for Ronaldo after it was revealed that he again had expressed his desire to leave the club. [52] It was confirmed by a representative of the Glazer family that the sale was fully condoned by Ferguson.[53] When Ronaldo had eventually completed his transfer to Real, he expressed his

gratitude towards Ferguson for helping him develop as a player, saying, "He's been my father in sport, one of the most important factors and most influential in my career."[54]

Real Madrid

Ronaldo with Real Madrid. On 26 June 2009, Real Madrid confirmed that Ronaldo would join the club on 1 July 2009, after agreeing terms and signing a six-year contract.[55] Ronaldo's contract is worth £11 million per year[3] and it has a £1 billion buy-out clause.[56] He was presented to the world media as a Real Madrid player on 6 July,[57] where he was handed the number 9 jersey.[58] The shirt was presented to him by Madrid legend Alfredo di Stéfano.[59] Ronaldo was welcomed by 80,000 fans at his presentation at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, surpassing Diego Maradona's record of 75,000 fans when he was presented in Italy, after he was transferred from Barcelona to Napoli in 1984.
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Ronaldo made his Madrid debut on 21 July in a 1–0 win over Shamrock Rovers. His first goal came one week later on a penalty in Madrid's 4–2 LDU Quito.[61] On 29 August, Ronaldo capped his La Liga debut with a goal, scoring Real's second from the penalty spot in a 3–2 home win against Deportivo La Coruña.[62] On 15 September, Ronaldo scored his first Champions League goals, both on free kicks, against Zürich in a 5–2 win.[63] He broke a Madrid club record when he scored in a league match against Villarreal and thus became the first ever player to score in his first four La Liga appearances.[64] An ankle injury suffered on 10 October, while Ronaldo was on international duty with Portugal against Hungary,[65] kept him out until 25 November, which in turn caused him to miss both of Madrid's Champions League group stage matches against Milan. Ronaldo made his first postinjury start in a 1–0 El Clásico defeat to Barcelona on 29 November. On 6 December, he was sent off for the first time in his Madrid career in Madrid's 4–2 victory against Almería, a match which also saw him miss a penalty. He was carded first for removing his shirt during a goal celebration, then for kicking out at an opponent three minutes later.[66]

International career

Ronaldo playing against Brazil Ronaldo earned his first cap for Portugal in a 1–0 victory against Kazakhstan on 20 August 2003. [67] He was called up for Euro 2004,[68] scoring in a 2–1 group stage loss to eventual champions Greece[69] and in a 2–1 semi-final win over the Netherlands.[70] He was named in the team of the tournament despite finishing with only two goals.[71] That same year, he also represented Portugal at the 2004 Summer Olympics.[72][73]

2006 World Cup
Ronaldo was the second-highest scorer in FIFA World Cup qualification in the European zone with seven goals,[71] and scored his first and only World Cup goal against Iran with a penalty kick.[74] During a quarter-final match against England on 1 July 2006, Ronaldo's United teammate Wayne Rooney was sent off for stamping on Portugal defender Ricardo Carvalho. The English media speculated that Ronaldo had influenced referee Horacio Elizondo's decision by aggressively complaining, after which he was seen in replays winking at the Portuguese bench following Rooney's dismissal. After the match, Ronaldo insisted that Rooney was a friend and that he was not pushing for Rooney to be sent off.[75] On 4 July, Elizondo clarified that the red card was due to Rooney's infraction and not the fracas between Rooney and Ronaldo that followed.[76] The angry reaction from the English press caused Ronaldo to consider leaving United,[77] and he allegedly told Spanish sports daily Marca that he wished to move to Real Madrid.[78] In response to the speculation, Ferguson sent Portuguese assistant manager Carlos Queiroz to speak to Ronaldo in attempt to change his mind, a sentiment that was shared by Rooney.[79][80] Ronaldo stayed, and signed his new five-year extension in April 2007.[81] Ronaldo was booed during Portugal's semi-final defeat to France,[82] and missed out on the competition's Best Young Player award due to a negative e-mail campaign from England fans.[83] Though the online vote only affected the nomination process, FIFA's Technical Study Group awarded the honour to Germany's Lukas Podolski, citing Ronaldo's behaviour as a factor in the decision.[84]

Post-World Cup
One day after his 22nd birthday, Ronaldo captained Portugal for the first time in a friendly against Brazil on 6 February 2007.[85] This move was in honour of Portuguese Football Federation president Carlos Silva, who had died two days earlier. Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari explained, "Mr. Silva asked me to make [Ronaldo] captain as a gesture... [he] is too young to be captain, but Mr. Silva asked me, and now he is no longer with us."[86]

Ronaldo scored eight goals in Portugal's UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying campaign,[87] behind Poland's Ebi Smolarek, but finished with only one goal in the tournament as Portugal were eliminated in the quarter-finals by Germany.[88][89] Since the appointment of new Portuguese coach Carlos Queiroz,[90] Ronaldo has been named the new captain of the squad.[91] On 10 September 2009, in a World Cup qualification match against Hungary, Ronaldo provided an assist for the first goal scored by Simão and Portugal went to win the game 3–0. Following the win against Malta by 4–0, and the Sweden loss to Denmark, Portugal finished in second place, which qualified them for the UEFA playoff. Ronaldo was called-up for the play-offs with much controversy and disagreement from the Merengues, due to the injury he had aggravated on the game against Hungary, and was submitted to physicals by the Portuguese team, but was later announced his inability to play against Bosnia and Herzegovina.

2010 FIFA World Cup
On 15 June 2010, in Portugal's opening 2010 FIFA World Cup match against Côte d'Ivoire, Ronaldo shot from 35 yards in the 11th minute, but the ball hit the post. Ten minutes later, Ronaldo was yellow-carded, with much controversy, after being tackled by Guy Demel. As Ronaldo was making his way down the field, Demel started an argument between the two which led to both being booked. On 16 June 2010, the Portugal Football Federation contacted FIFA to suggest that Ronaldo's yellow card be rescinded since the player was "pulled into" the confrontation after having already moved away from the spot where he was tackled.[citation needed] In the match Portugal v.s. North Korea, Ronaldo scored in the 87th minute, assisting one more goal ending the match 7-0. [92]

International goals
# Date Cristiano Ronaldo: International goals Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Estádio do Dragão, Porto, 1–2 1–2 Euro 2004 Greece Portugal Estádio José Alvalade, Netherlands 2–0 2–1 Euro 2004 Lisbon, Portugal Skonto stadions, Riga, World Cup 2006 0–1 0–2 Latvia Latvia Qualifying Estádio Dr. Magalhães World Cup 2006 1–0 4–0 Estonia Pessoa, Leiria, Portugal Qualifying Estádio José Alvalade, World Cup 2006 2–0 7–1 Russia Lisbon, Portugal Qualifying Estádio José Alvalade, World Cup 2006 4–0 7–1 Russia Lisbon, Portugal Qualifying Stade Josy Barthel, Luxembour 0–2 0–5 World Cup 2006 Luxemburg City, Qualifying g Luxembourg Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, World Cup 2006 2–0 2–0 Slovakia Portugal Qualifying A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn, World Cup 2006 0–1 0–1 Estonia Estonia Qualifying

1 12 June 2004 2 30 June 2004 4 September 2004 8 September 4 2004 13 October 5 2004 13 October 6 2004 3 7 17 November 2004

8 4 June 2005 9 8 June 2005

10 1 March 2006 11 1 March 2006 12 17 June 2006

LTU Arena, Düsseldorf, Germany LTU Arena, Düsseldorf, Germany

Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Iran Azerbaijan Azerbaijan

0–1 0–3 2–0 1–0 3–0

0–3 Friendly 0–3 Friendly 2–0 3–0 3–0 3–0 4–0 4–0 1–1 2–2 1–2 2006 FIFA World Cup Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying Euro 2008 Qualifying

Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany 7 October Estádio do Bessa, Porto, 13 2006 Portugal 7 October Estádio do Bessa, Porto, 14 2006 Portugal 15 November Estádio Cidade de Coimbra, 15 2006 Coimbra, Portugal 24 March Estádio José Alvalade, 16 2007 Lisbon, Portugal 24 March Estádio José Alvalade, 17 2007 Lisbon, Portugal 22 August Hanrapetakan Stadium, 18 2007 Yerevan, Armenia 8 September Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, 19 2007 Portugal 17 October Almaty Central Stadium, 20 2007 Almaty, Kazakhstan 21 11 June 2008 22 11 February 2009 Stade de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland

Kazakhstan 2–0 Belgium Belgium Armenia Poland 2–0 4–0 1–1 2–1

Kazakhstan 0–2 Czech Republic Finland Korea DPR 1–2 1–0 6–0

1–3 Euro 2008 1–0 Friendly 7–0 2010 FIFA World Cup

Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal Cape Town Stadium, Cape 23 21 June 2010 Town, South Africa

Career statistics
Club
Club Season League Europe Other1 Total Cup Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals League 3 3 4 5 Cup 25 25 29 33 3 3 5 7 2 2 2 4 1 2 – – 0 0 3 3 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 31 40 50 5 5 6 9

2002– Sporting CP 03 Total Manchester 2003– United 04 2004– 05

2005– 33 06 2006– 34 07 2007– 34 08 2008– 33 09 Total 196 2009– 29 Real 10 Madrid Total 29 Career total 250
1

9 17 31 18 84 26 26 113

2 7 3 2 26 0 0 29

0 3 3 1 13 0 0 15

4 1 0 4 12 – – 12

2 0 0 2 4

8 11 11 12 55 6 6 64

1 3 8 4 16 7 7 23

0 0 1 2 3 0 0 3

0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1

47 53 49 53 292 35 35 358

12 23 42 26 118 33 33 156

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Statistics accurate as of match played 16 May 2010[93]
Includes other competitive competitions, including the Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira, FA Community Shield, UEFA Super Cup, Intercontinental Cup, FIFA Club World Cup and Supercopa de España.

International
As of 21 June 2010.[94] National team Year Apps Goals Assists 2003 2 0 2004 16 7 2005 10 2 2006 14 6 Portugal 2007 10 5 2008 8 1 2009 7 1 2010 7 1 Total 74 23 -

Honours
Club
Manchester United
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Premier League (3): 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09 FA Cup (1): 2003–04 League Cup (2): 2005–06, 2008–09 FA Community Shield (1): 2007 UEFA Champions League (1): 2007–08 FIFA Club World Cup (1): 2008 UEFA Euro 2004 Team of the Tournament

Individual

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FIFPro Special Young Player of the Year: 2004–05, 2005–06 Portuguese Footballer of the Year: 2006–07 UEFA Team of the Year: 2003–2004, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09 FIFPro World XI: 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09 PFA Young Player of the Year: 2006–07 PFA Players' Player of the Year: 2006–07, 2007–08 PFA Fans' Player of the Year: 2006–07, 2007–08 PFA Premier League Team of the Year: 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09 FWA Footballer of the Year: 2006–07, 2007–08 Premier League Player of the Season: 2006–07, 2007–08 Premier League Player of the Month: November 2006, December 2006, January 2008, March 2008 Premier League Golden Boot: 2007–08 Barclays Merit Award: 2007–08 European Golden Shoe: 2007–08 UEFA Club Forward of the Year: 2007–08 UEFA Club Footballer of the Year: 2007–08 FIFPro World Player of the Year: 2007–08 Ballon d'Or: 2008 FIFA World Player of the Year: 2008 FIFA Ferenc Puskás Award: 2009 Onze d'Or: 2008 Bravo Award: 2004 World Soccer Player of the Year: 2008 Officer of the Order of Infante Dom Henrique Medal of Merit, Order of the Immaculate Conception of Vila Viçosa (House of Braganza)
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Orders

Personal life
Ronaldo's father, José Dinis Aveiro, died of alcoholism at age 52 when Ronaldo was 20. Ronaldo has claimed not to drink alcohol as a result, and has received libel damages over a Daily Mirror that reported him drinking heavily in a nightclub while recovering from an injury in July 2008.[96] Ronaldo's autobiography, titled Moments, was published in December 2007.[97] Along with one of his sisters, Ronaldo opened a fashion boutique under the name "CR7" (his initials and old Manchester United shirt number).[98] There are currently two CR7 store locations, both of which are in Portugal; one in Lisbon and the other in Madeira.

In support of the victims of the 2010 Madeira flood, Ronaldo is to play in a charity match in Madeira between the Portuguese Liga club Porto and players from Madeiran based Portuguese Liga clubs Marítimo and Nacional.[99]

Advertising campaigns

Cristiano Ronaldo has trademarked "CR9" for promotional purposes.
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Banco Espírito Santo — Since 2003, Ronaldo has been the face of ad campaigns for Portuguese bank Banco Espírito Santo.[100][101] Pepe Jeans — In 2005, Ronaldo became the new star of an ad campaign for Pepe Jeans.
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Nike and Nike Mercurial Vapor — He has a contract with Nike clothing.[103] The footballer is also the figurehead for the Nike Mercurial Vapor line of football boots.[104] Coca-Cola — Ronaldo also appeared in a Coca-Cola ad with other athletes promoting the beverage.[citation needed] Emporio Armani — In October 2009, designer Giorgio Armani announced Ronaldo would be taking over from David Beckham as the spokesmodel for Emporio Armani men's underwear and jeans. He began appearing in a new worldwide advertising campaign starting in the spring of 2010.[105] As of early January 2010, Cristiano has been the face and body of Emporio Armani underwear.[106] The photos, replacing those of David Beckham, show Ronaldo in various types of men’s underwear and jeans, flexing his muscles as well as modeling the clothing. Castrol — Ronaldo is the Global Ambassador for Castrol until 2011.[107][108] Clear Shampoo — He does advertisements for Clear Shampoo.[109]

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Awards
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Ballon d'Or
1956: Matthews | 1957: di Stéfano | 1958: Kopa | 1959: di Stéfano | 1960: Suárez | 1961: Sívori | 1962: Masopust | 1963: Yashin | 1964: Law | 1965: Eusébio | 1966: Charlton | 1967: Albert | 1968: Best | 1969: Rivera | 1970: Müller | 1971: Cruyff | 1972: Beckenbauer | 1973: Cruyff | 1974: Cruyff | 1975: Blokhin | 1976:

Beckenbauer | 1977: Simonsen | 1978: Keegan | 1979: Keegan | 1980: Rummenigge | 1981: Rummenigge | 1982: Rossi | 1983: Platini | 1984: Platini | 1985: Platini | 1986: Belanov | 1987: Gullit | 1988: van Basten | 1989: van Basten | 1990: Matthäus | 1991: Papin | 1992: van Basten | 1993: Baggio | 1994: Stoichkov | 1995: Weah | 1996: Sammer | 1997: Ronaldo | 1998: Zidane | 1999: Rivaldo | 2000: Figo | 2001: Owen | 2002: Ronaldo | 2003: Nedvěd | 2004: Shevchenko |

2005: Ronaldinho | 2006: Cannavaro | 2007: Kaká | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Messi [show]
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FIFA World Player of the Year

1991: Matthäus | 1992: van Basten | 1993: Baggio | 1994: Romário | 1995: Weah | 1996: Ronaldo | 1997: Ronaldo | 1998: Zidane | 1999: Rivaldo | 2000: Zidane | 2001: Figo | 2002: Ronaldo | 2003: Zidane | 2004: Ronaldinho | 2005: Ronaldinho | 2006: Cannavaro | 2007: Kaká | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Messi [show]
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Premier League top scorers

1993: Sheringham | 1994: Cole | 1995: Shearer | 1996: Shearer | 1997: Shearer | 1998: Sutton/Dublin/Owen | 1999: Hasselbaink/Owen/Yorke | 2000: Phillips | 2001: Hasselbaink | 2002: Henry | 2003: van Nistelrooy | 2004: Henry | 2005: Henry | 2006: Henry | 2007: Drogba | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Anelka | 2010: Drogba [show]
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PFA Young Player of the Year

1974: Beattie | 1975: Day | 1976: Barnes | 1977: Gray | 1978: Woodcock | 1979: Regis | 1980: Hoddle | 1981: Shaw | 1982: Moran | 1983: Rush | 1984: Walsh | 1985: Hughes | 1986: Cottee | 1987: Adams | 1988: Gascoigne | 1989: Merson | 1990: Le Tissier | 1991: Sharpe | 1992: Giggs | 1993: Giggs | 1994: Cole | 1995: Fowler | 1996: Fowler | 1997: Beckham | 1998: Owen | 1999: Anelka | 2000: Kewell | 2001: Gerrard | 2002: Bellamy | 2003: Jenas | 2004: Parker | 2005: Rooney | 2006: Rooney | 2007: C. Ronaldo | 2008: Fàbregas | 2009: Young | 2010: Milner [show]
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PFA Players' Player of the Year

1974: Hunter | 1975: Todd | 1976: Jennings | 1977: Gray | 1978: Shilton | 1979: Brady | 1980: McDermott | 1981: Wark | 1982: Keegan | 1983: Dalglish | 1984: Rush | 1985: Reid | 1986: Lineker | 1987: Allen | 1988: Barnes | 1989: Hughes | 1990: Platt | 1991: Hughes | 1992: Pallister | 1993: McGrath | 1994: Cantona | 1995: Shearer | 1996: Ferdinand | 1997: Shearer | 1998: Bergkamp | 1999: Ginola | 2000: Keane | 2001: Sheringham | 2002: Van Nistelrooy | 2003: Henry | 2004: Henry | 2005: Terry | 2006: Gerrard | 2007: C. Ronaldo | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Giggs | 2010: Rooney [show]
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PFA Fans' Player of the Year

2001: Gerrard | 2002: van Nistelrooy | 2003: Henry | 2004:

Henry | 2005: Lampard | 2006: Rooney | 2007: C. Ronaldo | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Gerrard [show]
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FWA Footballer of the Year
1948: Matthews | 1949: Carey | 1950: Mercer | 1951: Johnston | 1952: Wright | 1953: Lofthouse | 1954: Finney | 1955: Revie | 1956: Trautmann | 1957: Finney | 1958: Blanchflower | 1959: Owen | 1960: Slater | 1961: Blanchflower | 1962: Adamson | 1963: Matthews | 1964: Moore | 1965: Collins | 1966: B. Charlton | 1967: J. Charlton | 1968: Best | 1969: Book/Dave Mackay | 1970: Bremner | 1971: McLintock | 1972: Banks | 1973: Jennings | 1974: Callaghan | 1975: Mullery | 1976: Keegan | 1977: Hughes | 1978: Burns | 1979: Dalglish | 1980: McDermott | 1981: Thijssen | 1982: Perryman | 1983: Dalglish | 1984: Rush | 1985: Southall | 1986: Lineker | 1987: Allen | 1988: Barnes | 1989: Nicol | 1990: Barnes | 1991: Strachan | 1992: Lineker | 1993: Waddle | 1994: Shearer | 1995: Klinsmann | 1996: Cantona | 1997: Zola | 1998: Bergkamp | 1999: Ginola | 2000: Keane | 2001: Sheringham | 2002: Pirès | 2003: Henry | 2004: Henry | 2005: Lampard | 2006: Henry | 2007: C. Ronaldo | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Gerrard [show]
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European Golden Shoe
1968: Eusébio | 1969: Zhekov | 1970: Müller | 1971: Skoblar | 1972: Müller | 1973: Eusébio | 1974: Yazalde | 1975: Georgescu | 1976: Kaiafas | 1977: Georgescu | 1978: Krankl | 1979: Kist | 1980: Vandenbergh | 1981: Slavkov | 1982: Kieft | 1983: Gomes | 1984: Rush | 1985: Gomes | 1986: Van Basten | 1987: Cămătaru / Polster | 1988: Çolak | 1989: Mateuţ | 1990: Sánchez / Stoichkov | 1991: Pančev | 1992: McCoist | 1993: McCoist | 1994: Taylor | 1995: Avetisyan | 1996: Endeladze | 1997: Ronaldo | 1998: Machlas | 1999: Jardel | 2000: Phillips | 2001: Larsson | 2002: Jardel | 2003: Makaay | 2004: Henry | 2005: Henry / Forlán | 2006: Toni | 2007: Totti | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Forlán | 2010: Messi [show]
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UEFA Club Footballer of the Year

1998: Ronaldo | 1999: Beckham | 2000: Redondo | 2001: Effenberg | 2002: Zidane | 2003: Buffon |

2004: Deco | 2005: Gerrard | 2006: Ronaldinho | 2007: Kaká | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Messi [show]
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World Soccer Player of the Year

1982: Rossi | 1983: Zico | 1984: Platini | 1985: Platini | 1986: Maradona | 1987: Gullit | 1988: van Basten | 1989: Gullit | 1990: Matthäus | 1991: Papin | 1992: van Basten | 1993: Baggio | 1994: Maldini | 1995: Vialli | 1996: Ronaldo | 1997: Ronaldo | 1998: Zidane | 1999: Rivaldo | 2000: Figo | 2001: Owen | 2002: Ronaldo | 2003: Nedvěd | 2004: Ronaldinho | 2005: Ronaldinho | 2006: Cannavaro | 2007: Kaká | 2008: C. Ronaldo | 2009: Messi [show]
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FIFPro World Player of the Year
2004–05: Ronaldinho | 2005– 06: Ronaldinho | 2006–07: Kaká | 2007–08: C. Ronaldo | 2008– 09: Messi [show]
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Bravo Award
1978: Case | 1979: Birtles | 1980: Müller | 1981: Wark | 1982: Shaw | 1983: Bonini | 1984: Righetti | 1985: Butrague ño | 1986: Butrague

ño | 1987: van Basten | 1988: Ohana | 1989: Maldini | 1990: Baggio | 1991: Prosineč ki | 1992: Guardiol a | 1993: Giggs | 1994: Panucci | 1995: Kluivert | 1996: Del Piero | 1997: Ronaldo | 1998: Ronaldo | 1999: Buffon | 2000: Casillas | 2001: Hargreav es | 2002: Metzelde r| 2003: Rooney | 2004: C.Ronal do | 2005: Robben | 2006: Fàbregas | 2007: Messi | 2008: Benzema | 2009: Agüero [show]
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UEFA Champions League top scorers
1956: Milutinović | 1957: Viollet | 1958: di Stéfano | 1959: Fontaine | 1960: Puskás | 1961: Águas | 1962: di Stéfano & Løfqvist & Puskás & Strehl & Tejada | 1963: Altafini | 1964: Kovačević & Mazzola & Puskás | 1965: Eusébio & Torres | 1966: Albert & Eusébio | 1967: Piepenburg & Van Himst | 1968: Eusébio | 1969: Law | 1970: Jones | 1971: Antoniadis | 1972: Dunai & Macari & Takač | 1973: Müller | 1974: Müller | 1975: Markarov & Müller | 1976: Heynckes | 1977: Cucinotta & Müller | 1978: Simonsen | 1979: Sulser |

1980: Lerby | 1981: McDermott & Rummenigge & Souness | 1982: Hoeneß | 1983: Rossi | 1984: Sokol | 1985: Nilsson & Platini | 1986: Nilsson | 1987: Cvetković | 1988: Águas & Ferreri & Hagi & Madjer & McCoist & Míchel & Novak | 1989: van Basten | 1990: Papin & Romário | 1991: Pacult & Papin | 1992: Papin & Yuran | 1993: Romário | 1994: Stoichkov | 1995: Weah | 1996: Litmanen | 1997: Del Piero | 1998: Del Piero | 1999: Shevchenko | 2000: Jardel & Raúl & Rivaldo | 2001: Shevchenko | 2002: van Nistelrooy | 2003: van Nistelrooy | 2004: Morientes | 2005: van Nistelrooy | 2006: Shevchenko | 2007: Kaká | 2008: C.Ronaldo | 2009: Messi | 2010: Messi [show]
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2005–06 Premier League Team of the Year

GK: Shay Given · DF: Pascal Chimbonda · DF: John Terry · DF: Jamie Carragher · DF: William Gallas · MF: Cristiano Ronaldo · MF: Steven Gerrard · MF: Frank Lampard · MF: Joe Cole · FW: Wayne Rooney · FW: Thierry Henry [show]
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2006–07 Premier League Team of the Year

GK: Edwin van der Sar · DF: Gary Neville · DF: Patrice Evra · DF: Rio Ferdinand · DF: Nemanja Vidić · MF: Steven Gerrard · MF: Paul Scholes · MF: Ryan Giggs · MF: Cristiano Ronaldo · FW: Didier Drogba · FW: Dimitar Berbatov [show]
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2007–08 Premier League Team of the Year

GK: David James · DF: Bacary Sagna · DF: Nemanja Vidić · DF: Rio Ferdinand · DF: Gaël Clichy · MF: Cristiano Ronaldo · MF: Cesc Fàbregas · MF: Steven Gerrard · MF: Ashley Young · FW: Emmanuel Adebayor · FW:

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2008–09 Premier League Team of the Year

GK: Edwin van der Sar · DF: Glen Johnson · DF: Nemanja Vidić · DF: Rio Ferdinand · DF: Patrice Evra · MF: Cristiano Ronaldo · MF: Steven Gerrard · MF: Ryan Giggs · MF: Ashley Young · FW: Nicolas Anelka · FW: Fernando Torres [show]

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Portugal squad – UEFA Euro 2004 Runners-up

Ricardo • 2 P. Ferreira • 3 Rui Jorge • 4 J. Andrade • 5 F. Couto • 6 Costinha • 7 Figo • 8 Petit • 9 Pauleta • 10 Rui Costa • 11 Simão • 12 Quim • 13 Miguel • 14 N. Valente • 15 Beto • 16 R. Carvalho • 17 C. Ronaldo • 18 Maniche • 19 Tiago • 20 Deco • 21 Nuno Gomes • 22 Moreira • 23 H. Postiga • Coach: Scolari
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Portugal squad – 2004 Summer Olympics

Moreira • 2 M. Sérgio • R. Meireles • 4 Bruno Alves • 5 Costa • 6 Meira • 7 C. Ronaldo • 8 Viana • 9 H. Almeida • 10 C. Martins • 11 Ribeiro • 12 Frechaut • 13 Boa Morte • 14 Bosingwa • 15 Lourenço •
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16 João Paulo • 17 18 Bruno Vale • Coach: Romão

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Portugal squad – 2006 FIFA World Cup Fourth Place

Ricardo • 2 Ferreira • 3 Caneira • Costa • 5 Meira • 6 Costinha • Figo • 8 Petit • 9 Pauleta • 10 H. Viana • 11 Simão • 12 Quim • 13 Miguel • 14 Valente • 15 Boa Morte • 16 Carvalho • 17 Ronaldo • 18 Maniche • 19 Tiago • 20 Deco • 21 N. Gomes • 22 Santos • 23 H. Postiga • Coach: Scolari
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Portugal squad – UEFA Euro 2008

1 Ricardo • 2 Ferreira • 3 Bruno Alves • 4 Bosingwa • 5 Meira • 6 R. Meireles • 7 Ronaldo • 8 Petit • 9 H. Almeida • 10 Moutinho • 11 Simão • 12 Nuno • 13 Miguel • 14 Ribeiro • 15 Pepe • 16 Carvalho • 17 Quaresma • 18 M. Veloso • 19 Nani • 20 Deco • 21 N. Gomes • 22 Patrício • 23 H. Postiga • Coach: Scolari

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Portugal squad – 2010 FIFA World Cup

1 Eduardo • 2 B. Alves • 3 P. Ferreira • 4 Rolando • 5 Duda • 6 R. Carvalho • 7 Ronaldo • 8 P. Mendes • 9 Liédson • 10 Danny • 11 Simão • 12 Beto • 13 Miguel • 14 M. Veloso • 15 Pepe • 16 R. Meireles • 17 R. Amorim • 18 H. Almeida • 19 Tiago • 20 Deco • 21 R. Costa • 22 D. Fernandes • 23 F. Coentrão • Coach: Queiroz

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Real Madrid C.F. – current squad

1 Casillas · 2 Arbeloa · 3 Pepе · 4 Ramos · 5 Gago · 6 Diarra · 7 Raúl (c) · 8 Kaká · 9 Ronaldo · 10 L. Diarra · 11 Benzema · 12 Marcelo · 13 Dudek · 14 Guti · 15 Drenthe · 18 Albiol · 19 Garay · 20 Higuaín · 22 Alonso · 23 van der Vaart · 24 Granero · 26 Adán · — Canales · Manager: Mourinho

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