Cristiano Ronaldo Net Worth

Raquel Davies | September 24, 2013






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Cristiano Ronaldo has an estimated net worth of $130 million. 

Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese footballer with an estimated net worth of $130 million dollars. Cristiano is six feet and one inch tall, and weighs 186 pounds. Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born February 5, 1985 in Funchal Madeira, Portugal. He was actually named after his father’s favorite actor, Ronald Reagan. Ronaldo comes from very humble beginnings. His father was a gardener who suffered from alcoholism and died in 2005 due to kidney failure. To keep the family afloat his mother worked as a housemaid and cook.

It was actually through Ronaldo’s father  that he became introduced to soccer. His father worked as a kit man for a local sports club. Ronaldo began playing soccer and by the age of ten it was quite evident that it was the boy’s calling. He became recognized for his skills in the sport. Ronaldo was fasciated by the game and he ate, drank, and slept soccer. It’s said he would escape out of his room’s window when he was supposed to be doing homework to go and play soccer.

By his early teens, Ronaldo was well known for his skills on the field. He  played for Nacional da lima Madeira for a little bit before he signed with Sporting Clube de Portugal in 2001. During a game against Manchester United, Ronaldo wowed the fans and most of all the opposing team. The Manchester players urged their manager to sign the soccer phenomenon. Manchester  signed Ronaldo for 15 million euros- a record your a 16 year old player. He became Manchester United’s first Portuguese player. Ronaldo did great while on the team. In the 2004 FA Cup final he scored the first three goals and helped lead the team to the championship win.  While playing with Manchester United, Ronaldo helped the team attain three titles within their league.

In 2009 Real Madrid offered Ronaldo a six-year $131 million dollar contract to play with them. It was a no brainer that he accepted that offer. He is considered the most expensive footballer in history. With a huge contract like that, the pressure was set for Ronaldo to produce outstanding results. He took on the challenge like a champ and in 2009 he won second place as FIFA World Player of the Year. In addition to the FIFA award he earned second place for the coveted Ballon d’OR award, and the Golden Boot.

Cristiano Ronaldo has enough net worth to buy:Ronaldo 

1. Manolo Blahnik Suede Driver Shoes ($495 each)

2. Borsa Betty Mini Python Shoulder Bags ($2850 each)

3. Burberry Fox Fur-Trimmed Checkered Scarfs ($950 each)

Cristiano Ronaldo has enough net worth to give everyone in Japan $1.02 . 

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Written by Raquel Davies

Raquel is a staff writer for She received her Bachelor's of Arts in Public Relations from Barry University. Raquel enjoys reading Sci-Fi/ Fantasy novels and watching films of that same genre. Raquel is also enjoys the theater arts and fine dining. She was raised in Maryland but currently resides in Miami. Check her out on !

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