Sapo: During the journey of professional football competition and reaching his peak. Cristiano Ronaldo has many times transformed the football club in the world. He is currently a bright star at Juventus. Step into the upcoming football transfer season where he will go and where no one can say anything. Join us in looking back at his professional football journey from the beginning till now when he was 35 years old.
Basic information about Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo grew up in a poor and Catholic home. He doesn’t have his own room. As a child, Ronaldo played for Andorinha amateur team. In 1997, at the age of 12, Ronaldo took a three-day examination with Sporting CP, who signed a £1,500 contract with him. When he was 15 years old, Ronaldo was diagnosed with heart disease and was not allowed to play football. However, those things could not stop CR7’s love for football. Step by step he coming to professional football.
Start playing football
Cristiano Ronaldo is still at top draw at 34 (Source: ty le keo CNN.com)
The first team when Ronaldo started playing football was Andorinha when he was 8 years old, where his father worked as a laundry cleaner. In 1995, when he was 9 years old, his reputation began to grow in Portugal and the two largest clubs of Madeira Island, Marítimo and Nacional, all noticed him. Ronaldo then caught the eye of a scout from the country’s big team, Sporting Lisbon, and he had three days of probation with the club and then became the club’s job.
Member at Sporting Lisbon
By the time he was 15, he was diagnosed with heart disease. Upon hearing the news, the members of the club took him for treatment. The surgery took place in the morning and Ronaldo was discharged at the end of the afternoon, he resumed training only a few days later. Over the years sticking with the club he and his teammates have made many significant victories. One of those victories led him to the prestigious clubs.
Member at Manchester United
To advance to the career of professional competition. The first person to discover the talent and want to take Ronaldo out of Sporting was Liverpool head coach Gérard Houllier when Ronaldo was 16, but the Liverpool management refused to take him home because Cristiano was too young and needed a while time to develop his skills. However, he led the coach of Manchester United Sir. Alex Ferguson had to pay attention in the summer of 2003, when Sporting beat United 3-1 in the opening ceremony of their new stadium Estádio José Alvalade in Lisbon. In the match, he played very well and was the one who created two chances for the team to score. United players were really impressed by Ronaldo and urged Sir Alex Ferguson to sign him. Ferguson then decided to buy Ronaldo, who would replace David Beckham’s right winger position. Then Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson – he signed him for £12.24 million in 2003. This is big money at that time. He has had a 6-year journey at MU and has helped this club win many noble titles. Cristiano Ronaldo himself has gradually developed himself and became the captain of this club.
Cristiano Ronaldo in Manchester United shirt
Member at Real Madrid
After 6 years of sticking with, many times expressed his intention to leave the club. On June 11, 2009, Manchester United accepted an “unconditional offer of £80m” from Real Madrid to buy Ronaldo after he once again expressed his intention to leave the club. Ronaldo finished six years at Manchester United with 292 matches and scored 118 goals and many noble titles that every player dreamed of. During his time at Real Madrid, Ronaldo was the player scoring the most goals in history for Real Madrid, Ronaldo holding a record of 34 hat-tricks in La Liga, including a record ́8 that- own trick in the 2014-15 season and is the only player to score 30 or more goals in six consecutive La Liga seasons. Having won the UEFA Champions League for the third time in a row with Real in 2018, he has gone down in history when he became the first player to win the championship in the tournament. Ronaldo is also the player who scored the most goals in the history of the UEFA Champions League with 126 goals.
Member at Juventus
Seemingly eager to seek new horizons. In July 2018, Ronaldo left Real to join the Juventus club in Serie A for a €100 million contract. This is the record transfer rate of an Italian club and also the highest price ever paid for a player over 30 years old. In his first season playing for Juventus, Ronaldo won the Serie A and Italian Super Cup titles.
As a Portuguese player, Ronaldo has been rated as the best Portuguese player of all time. He made his Portugal international debut in 2003 at the age of 18, and has made over 150 caps for the national team, including appearing and scoring goals at eight different major tournaments. Ronaldo has been captain of the national team since July 2008, and together with the Portuguese national football team won their first championship at a major tournament when he ascended to the throne at Euro 2016.
At the moment, he still plays for Juventus in the Serie A season. There are many sources claiming that he has disagreements with his coach. However, that is not accurate and final information.
Cristiano Ronaldo at the ceremony to receive the Juventus shirt
During the transition season, world famous football players are coming Juventus. Juventus still want to retain Ronaldo, and he has not yet made a final decision. We look forward to the next information on the famous player’s transfer contract! Yes, Juventus are the ultimate team. Check more at https://sieukeo.com to follow the latest news, team updates, gossip and more.