As a striker of Portugal national football team and Spanish club Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo is regarded as one of the best football stars for his brilliant performance on football fields and many trophies won by him. He is the records keeper of the top five European Leagues across the world, including five league titles, four UEFA Champions League titles and one UEFA European Championship.
He was born in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal on 5 February 1985. He was diagnosed with a heart disease aged 15. Before signing with the famous football club – Manchester United in 2003 when he aged 18, he began his senior club career as a striker.
After his long-term efforts and winning of a large amount of trophies and titles, he has ranked the top list of the most expensive of Forbes. In 2012 and 2013, he was assessed as the fifth and the eighth most marketable athlete respectively. In 2014, he was assessed as one of the most influential persons across the world. As the growing reputation of him, many sponsorship contracts involved in various fields are awarded, including sportswear, beverage, vehicle lubricants, etc.