Cristiano Ronaldo

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This airticle is aboot the Portuguese fitbawer. For ither fowk namit Ronaldo, see Ronaldo (name).
This name uises Portuguese namin customs. The first or maternal faimily name is dos Santos an the seicont or paternal faimily name is Aveiro.
Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo, 2012.JPG
Cristiano Ronaldo playin for Real Madrid in 2012
Personal information
Full name Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro
Date o birth 5 Februar 1985 (1985-02-05) (age 29)
Place o birth Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Hicht 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Playin position Forward
Club information
Current club Real Madrid
Number 7
Youth career
1993–1995 Andorinha
1995–1997 Nacional
1997–2002 Sporting CP
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2003 Sporting CP 25 (3)
2003–2009 Manchester United 196 (84)
2009– Real Madrid 135 (146)
Naitional team
2001–2002 Portugal U17 9 (6)
2002–2003 Portugal U20 5 (3)
2003 Portugal U21 6 (1)
2004 Portugal U23 3 (1)
2003– Portugal 102 (38)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerlie an correct as o 19:58, 8 May 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ Naitional team caps ad goals correct as o 22:40, 22 March 2013 (UTC)

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro,[2] OIH, (born 5 Februar 1985),[3] commonly kent as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese fitbawer who plays as a forward for Spainyie La Liga club Real Madrid an who serves as caiptain o the Portuguese naitional team. Ronaldo became the maist expensive fitbawer in history efter muivin frae Manchester United tae Real Madrid in a transfer wirth £80 million (€93.9 million/$131.6 million). In addeetion, his contract wi Real Madrid, in which he is paid €12 million per year, maks him ane o the heichest-paid fitbawers in the warld,[4] an his buyout clause is valued at €1 billion as per his contract.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro". Realmadrid.com. Real Madrid CF. Retrieved 18 February 2010. 
  2. Portuguese pronunciation: [kɾɨʃtiˈɐnu ʁuˈnaɫdu].
  3. Lewis, Tim (8 June 2008). "He's got the world at his feet". The Observer (UK). Retrieved 5 November 2008. 
  4. "Ronaldo agrees six-year Real deal". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 26 June 2009. Retrieved 27 June 2009. 
  5. "Real Madrid shield Cristiano Ronaldo with €1,000 million (€1 billion, in English usage)". inside World Soccer (inside World Soccer). 23 June 2009. Retrieved 27 March 2011. 
Sportin poseetions
Precedit bi
Nuno Gomes
Portugal naitional fitbaa team captain
2008–present
Succeedit bi
Incumbent