Premier League Playing Career
What did Ronaldo do in 2009?
In an interview with German magazine Der Spiegel, Mayorga publicly accused Ronaldo of raping her in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009, shortly before he completed his then world-record £80m move from United to Madrid. Ronaldo has firmly denied the allegations and will not face criminal charges.
What did cr7 win in 2008?
Manchester United prodigy Cristiano Ronaldo was named FIFA World Player of the Year for 2008 Monday in Zurich.
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.
Is Ronaldo billionaire?
Congratulations are in order for Cristiano Ronaldo, who is now officially the world’s first and only billionaire soccer player. As Forbes reports, he was one of the top five highest-grossing athletes in 2019, bringing in a whopping US$105 million to push his net worth into the 10-figure zone.
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 is the god of football?
He was none other than Diego Maradona, one of the world’s greatest football players, also called ‘The God of Football’. He saw heaven and hell on Earth and died Wednesday at the age of 60. Maradona was a player who, apart from scoring goals, also made mistakes.
What records has Ronaldo broken?
- Most UEFA club competition goals: 139.
- Most UEFA Champions League goals: 136.
- Most goals in a UEFA Champions League season: 17 (2013/14)
- Most goals in UEFA Champions League knockout stages: 67.
- Most UEFA Champions League appearances: 178.
- Joint most UEFA Champions League group stage appearances: 95.