Cristiano Ronaldo Net Worth

Net Worth

$240 Million

  • DOB: 5 February 1985
  • Place of Birth: Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
  • Profession: Footballer
  • Star Sign: Aquarius
  • He got his name from former US president Ronald Reagan.
  • According to Castrol’s analysis, when Cristiano Ronaldo jumps, he generates five times more power than a Cheetah jumps in a full flight. 
  • As a child, he was brought up in a middle class family and said that he and his siblings had to share a bedroom.
  • He was expelled from school at the age of 14, when he threw a chair at a teacher. According to Ronaldo, the teacher was disrespectful of him.
  • Manchester United paid $19 million to sign him in 2003 which is a record fee for a player of his age
  • He was diagnosed with a heart condition (racing heart) at the age of 15. The health condition might have forced him to give up football and because of that, he had a laser operation to correct the heart area that was causing the problem.
  • He is known to be very generous. He was reported to have paid for the cancer treatment of a nine-year-old boy and recently, a brain surgery of a 10 month old baby.
  • He also regularly donates blood, which is the reason why he does not have tattoos.
  • Won the Ballon d’Or, footballer of the year award, twice (2008 and 2013) and the European Golden Shoe three times
  • He is the highest paid footballer in the world, earning $73 million in 2013.
  • In Dec 2013, He opened a museum dedicated to his football career in his hometown of Funchal, Portugal
  • In 2014, Forbes named him second on the world’s highest paid athlete list.