|Ronaldo with Portugal at the 2018 World Cup|
|Full name||Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro|
|Date of birth||5 February 1985|
|Place of birth||Funchal, Madeira, Portugal|
How many World Cups did Ronaldo play in?
Ronaldo has participated in eleven major international tournaments: five UEFA European Championships in 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 and 2020 (played in 2021), four FIFA World Cups in 2006, 2010, 2014 and 2018, one FIFA Confederations Cup in 2017, and one UEFA Nations League Finals in 2019, scoring in all of them.
When did Ronaldo play in the World Cup?
Ronaldo, in full Ronaldo Luiz Nazario de Lima, (born September 22, 1976, Itaguai, Brazil), Brazilian football (soccer) player who led Brazil to a World Cup title in 2002 and who received three Player of the Year awards (1996–97 and 2002) from the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).
Who is better Messi or Ronaldo?
The individual battle between Ronaldo and Messi has been the defining feature of modern football for the past decade and more. 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.
Is Ronaldo number 9?
Manchester United have agreed a deal to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to the club. The 36-year-old Juventus striker is set to return to Old Trafford 12 years after leaving for Real Madrid. The other number he has worn most famously is No 9, which is also taken – by French striker Anthony Martial.
Which club is C Ronaldo playing now?
2021 The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes Earnings His four-year contract with Juventus is worth an average of $64 million a year and expires in 2022. Ronaldo, a five-time FIFA player of the year, in 2020 became the first active team-sport athlete to surpass $1 billion in career earnings.
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.
Is Ronaldo the highest goal scorer in the world?
Ronaldo’s stunning United comeback came fresh from his brace for Portugal which made him the leading international goalscorer of all time. The incredible Ronaldo has moved up the all-time scoring charts in recent years but he, alongside great rival Messi, remain behind Austria-Czech icon Josef Bican. 2