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Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, OIH, (born 5 February 1985), commonly known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid and is the captain of the Portuguese national team. Ronaldo became the most expensive footballer in history after moving from Manchester United to Real Madrid in a transfer worth £80 million (€93.9 million/$131.6 million). In addition, his contract with Real Madrid, in which he is paid €12 million per year, makes him one of the highest-paid footballers in the world, and his buyout clause is valued at €1 billion as per his contract. Ronaldo began his career as a youth player for Andorinha, where he played for two years, before moving to C.D. Nacional. In 1997, he made a move to Portuguese giants Sporting Clube de Portugal. Ronaldo caught the attention of Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, who signed him for £12.24 million (€15 million) in 2003. The following season, Ronaldo won his first club honour, the FA Cup. Ronaldo was the first player to win all four main PFA and FWA awards, doing so in 2007. In 2008, Ronaldo won the Ballon d'Or. He placed second in the Ballon d'Or in 2007, 2009, and

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Cristiano Ronaldo Fined $21 Mil for Tax Fraud, Avoids Prison

Cristiano Ronaldo
Fined $21 Mil for Tax Fraud ... Avoids Prison

Cristiano Ronaldo was ordered to pay a $21 MILLION fine as punishment in his tax fraud case -- but the good news for the soccer superstar, he won't have to serve a 23-month prison sentence. … READ MORE >

Cristiano Ronaldo Claims He Never Met 'Big Brother' Accuser, Recordings Are Fake

Cristiano Ronaldo
I Never Met 'Big Brother' Accuser ... Recordings Are Fake

Cristiano Ronaldo claims the former U.K. "Celebrity Big Brother" star who publicly accused him of emotionally abusing and threatening her is lying ... insisting he's never even met the… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo Submitting DNA In Vegas Rape Case, Cooperating with Cops

Cristiano Ronaldo
Submitting DNA In Vegas Rape Case ... Cooperating with Cops

1:22 PM PT -- Ronaldo's attorney, Peter S. Christiansen, tells TMZ Sports, "Mr. Ronaldo has always maintained, as he does today, that what occurred in Las Vegas in 2009 was consensual in nature,… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo Denies New Allegations from 'Celebrity Big Brother' Star

Cristiano Ronaldo
Denies New Allegations From 'Celeb Big Brother' Star

Cristiano Ronaldo has called in his lawyers after a British reality star made serious allegations against him on social media this week ... and we're told CR7 adamantly denies all… READ MORE >

- 40 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo Takes GF & Son To Tennis Match Amid Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo
Takes GF & Son To Tennis Match Amid Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo took his longtime girlfriend and son out to catch a tennis match Monday -- sittin' in plain sight so everybody could see he ain't the evil monster he's been accused of bein'.… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo, United Front with Girlfriend Amid Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo
United Front with Girlfriend Amid Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend is sticking right by his side while the soccer star continues to fight a rape allegation out of Las Vegas ... as the couple hit up a dinner hot spot together in… READ MORE >

- 126 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo To Miss Portugal Games In Wake of Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo
To Miss Portugal Games ... In Wake of Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo will not play for his Portugal national team in at least 2 upcoming games while he battles rape allegations in the United States.  Ronaldo -- arguably the best player in the… READ MORE >

- 137 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo Denies Rape Accusations, 'Goes Against Everything That I Am'

Cristiano Ronaldo
Denies Rape Accusations 'Goes Against Everything That I Am'

Cristiano Ronaldo is firing back against allegations he raped a woman at a Vegas hotel back in 2009 -- saying, "Rape is an abominable crime that goes against everything that I am and believe in."… READ MORE >

- 138 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo's New Underwear Ad's Got Balls

Cristiano Ronaldo
My New Undie Ad's Got Balls

Honest question ... what's the first thing you looked at when you saw this picture? Thought so.  Anyway, here's Cristiano Ronaldo stripping down to his skivvies for his brand new… READ MORE >

- 159 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez Show Lots of PDA on Yacht

Cristiano Ronaldo, Georgina Rodriguez
All About the Yacht Life

Cristiano Ronaldo and GF Georgina Rodriguez got super handsy with each other on a pretty awesome yacht in Sardinia. Christiano and his baby mama soaked in the sun during their vacay. Gotta… READ MORE >

- 168 days ago
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