Ronaldo was the subject of the then-most expensive association football transfer when he signed for Real Madrid in 2009 in a transfer worth €94 million (£80 million), where he won 15 trophies, including two La Liga titles, two Copa del Rey and four Champions Leagues, and became the club’s all-time top goalscorer.
Did Cristiano Ronaldo play for Barcelona?
Ronaldo started his career at Cruzeiro and moved to PSV in 1994. He joined Barcelona in 1996 for a then world record transfer fee, and at 20 years old he was named the 1996 FIFA World Player of the Year, making him the youngest recipient of the award.
Who is the real king of football Messi or Ronaldo?
Ronaldo does boast more of FIFA’s new ‘The Best’ awards and has been crowned UEFA Player of the Year on more occasions, but Messi has won more league Player of the Year accolades. Of course, it must be said that Ronaldo has won the Player of the Year award in England, Spain and Italy.
Who is the richest footballer in the world?
Well, when it comes to money it’s Ronaldo who has pipped Messi to the prize of the world’s richest footballer this time. According to financial business magazine, Forbes, Ronaldo is set to earn over $125 million (£91m) by the end of the 2021-2022 season. Don’t be too sad for Messi though.
Is Ronaldo married?
Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is returning to Manchester United, following a $36 million deal with Juventus.
Who is captain of Juventus?
Giorgio Chiellini, the captain of Italian football powerhouse Juventus, extended his contract with the club on Monday. Juventus said on Twitter that Chiellini, 36, renewed his deal until 2023. The Italian central defender has been playing for Juventus since 2005.
Is Ronaldo better than Messi?
Ronaldo’s international career puts him on a higher level than Messi. In fact, Messi has never won an international trophy. He lost finals in both the Copa America (the South America championship) and the World Cup. Meanwhile, Ronaldo led his Portugal side to win the 2016 European Championship.
Who’s richer Ronaldo or Messi?
Messi: Who earns more money? Forbes calculates that Messi has the higher gross base salary at PSG ($75 million) compared to Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United ($70 million). Don’t weep for Messi: He banked over $1 billion during his 21 years at FC Barcelona in Spain, including $875 million in salary alone.
Who is king of football now?
Lionel Messi is called as the Football king in 2021.