10 Interesting Facts About Cristiano Ronaldo

He is the most followed person on Instagram with 594 million followers

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo not only holds the title of the richest soccer player in the world but also stands as the first soccer player to achieve billionaire status.

Interestingly, Ronaldo was named after Ronald Reagan, as his parents admired the name.

"Cry baby"

During his childhood, Ronaldo earned the nickname "cry baby" from family and friends because he would shed tears whenever he passed the ball and his friends failed to score.

Career goals

An incredible feat, Ronaldo has amassed an impressive 807 career goals, making him the all-time leading goalscorer in men's soccer history.

fastest football player

In September 2021, Ronaldo showcased his remarkable speed by clocking 32.51 km/h, solidifying his position as the fastest football player ever recorded during a match.

Love story

The football star's love story took shape when he met his partner, Georgina Rodriguez, while she was working at Gucci in 2016.

Lifetime deal worth

Ronaldo's endorsement prowess is remarkable, with a lifetime deal worth $1 billion with Nike, ranking him as the third athlete to secure such a lifetime agreement, following LeBron James and Michael Jordan.


His incredible jumping ability is truly extraordinary, generating a power equivalent to five times that of a cheetah.


Ronaldo's exceptional skills extend to his legs, which were insured for an astounding sum of over €100 million.

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