Cristiano has played for some of the world’s most recognisable teams including Real Madrid, Manchester United and Portugal.
- Cristiano’s father gave him the name “Ronaldo” after American President Ronald Reagan, who was his father’s favourite actor
- In 2009 Madame Tussauds sculptors had a sitting with Cristiano at the Real Madrid football training ground. On hearing of the completion of his wax figure Cristiano said: “I have been excited ever since the Madame Tussauds team came to measure me for my wax figure. I cannot wait to see the finished figure in person”
- Born Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Averiro on 5th February 1985 in Madeira, Portugal