Cristiano Ronaldo Biography
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Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Manchester United. Read the full article to know his net worth, age, salary, and height.

Ronaldo is also the captain of the Portugal national team.” CR” has ruled the world of soccer for decades and is often regarded as one of the greatest players of all time.

Life was never that easy for the champion footballer as he was born in a poor family. Luckily, his skills and talent got recognition at a very young age. He was signed by Sporting CP when he was 12.

The Madeira native became the first player to play for the club’s under-16, under-17, and under-18 teams, in the same season. Seeing his stunning display of skills the Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson immediately signed him for his club.

After his inclusion into the United, Ronaldo developed himself as a skilful, fast, and lethal winger who could score goals in a jiffy. This was the start of the Ronaldo era. He not only scored goals but created opportunities for other team members as well.

“CR7” won many trophies for Manchester United and his home team before moving on to Real Madrid. After that, he became the world’s most popular and expensive athlete.

Ronaldo has gathered a total of 32 trophies in his career. He has won seven league titles, five UEFA Champions Leagues, one UEFA European Championship, and one UEFA Nations League.

The 36-year-old holds the record for most appearances (181) and most goals (140) in the Champions League. He is also at the top in making most goals in the European Championship (14) and has scored the most international goals by a male player (115).

ESPN has also declared Ronaldo as the world’s most famous athlete from 2016 to 2019. Time put him on their list of the 100 most influential people in the world in the year 2014.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s details

Full Name Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro
Nickname CR, CR7, Cris, Rocket Ronaldo
Born 5 February 1985 
Debut 2003
Height 187 cm
Weight 85 kg
Age 36
Birthplace Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Religion Christianity
Nationality Portuguese
Net Worth $500 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father name José Dinis Aveiro
Mother name Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro
Salary $70 million
Twitter Handle  @Cristiano
Instagram Handle @cristiano


Ronaldo is 36 years old but still among one of the most eminent players in the world.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Net worth and Salary

Cristiano Ronaldo has now become a brand name. In 2016 and 2017 he was named the world’s highest-paid athlete by Forbes. His estimated net worth is about $500 million in 2023. He earns about $70 million annually.

Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester United
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The Portuguese footballer is tall with a decent height of 187 cm.


Ronaldo’s fans adore his every move and love the energy and skills that he displays on the field. His followers have given him plenty of nicknames like CR, CR7, Cris, and Rocket Ronaldo.

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Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.


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